Exorcist author sets new spiritual thriller in Holy Land.
The LA Times Online has a story about William Peter Blatty???s new novel Dimiter
, saying it ???enfolds a message of faith in a fast-paced thriller.???
[Blatty]???s passionate about his Roman Catholicism: It has carried him through many personal trials, including a bout of cancer 15 years ago and the loss, in 2006, of his 19-year-old son, Peter, after a sudden illness. ???Dimiter,??? in fact, is dedicated to him. Today, Blatty???s faith is, to use a familiar religious adage, rock solid. ???I don???t think I???m on a search anymore,??? he says serenely. ???I???ve come to virtually a complete rest in my faith.???