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The Revenant Road, Book I in my upcoming series, The Strange Damnation of Obadiah Grudge
The Revenant Road
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Michael gives an overview of the book:

Obadiah Grudge, bestselling crime writer, social critic, alcoholic...monster hunter. When Grudge is faced with the brutal murder of his estranged father, Marcus, he must come to terms with his own anger and bitterness in the wake of his passing. But flesh- eating monsters, vampires and creatures from humanity's darkest nightmares are determined to make his comprehension second to his very survival: Marcus Grudge was, secretly, the world's greatest monster hunter...now the monsters want Obadiah to pay the price for his father's sins...with his life.
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Obadiah Grudge, bestselling crime writer, social critic, alcoholic...monster hunter. When Grudge is faced with the brutal murder of his estranged father, Marcus, he must come to terms with his own anger and bitterness in the wake of his passing. But flesh- eating monsters, vampires and creatures from humanity's darkest nightmares are determined to make his comprehension second to his very survival: Marcus Grudge was, secretly, the world's greatest monster hunter...now the monsters want Obadiah to pay the price for his father's sins...with his life.

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The print edition also contains a short story, Neville and the Midnight Miracle Massacre, a prequel that highlights Neville Kowalski, Grudge's partner, and how he first set foot upon the Revenant Road

About Michael

I'm an actor. Currently, I play "Mike' on the upcoming FX comedy, Anger Management. I also play attorney Julius Cain on the CBS drama, The Goodwife, and billionaire Russell Thorpe on Gossip GirlSpin City, in the HBO original series, ARLISS, and the...

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Published Reviews

Apr.16.2010

The Revenant Road by Michael Boatman is, underneath it all, the coming-of-age tale of Obadiah Grudge. Granted, it's an unusual one in that Grudge is 38 years old, well past the point when most such stories...

Sep.17.2013

Revenant Road is very entertaining.  It's funny, gross, macabre, imaginative, brutal, silly, and all those other adjectives that describe a good read.  Urban fantasy is so very often so...