Who Buried Achilles?

Who Buried Achilles?


A cold and skillful assassin, Prometheus (or Meth, as he likes to be called) is forced to confront his demons when he receives a contract to kill the father he hasn’t seen in thirty years. Since his seventh birthday, when his father killed Meth’s dog with an axe, Meth has dreamed of a similar fate for the alcoholic who abused him and stole his childhood. Things take a startling twist when Meth discovers his father’s dark secret. Suddenly, he must reconsider everything in his life. Aided by his cantankerous boss and the love of a stranger, Meth launches the painful struggle to resuscitate his humanity.

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About the Author

Jeff O'Driscoll has been a practicing emergency physician for more than twenty-five years. He has been writing for more than thirty. He has published works of history, biography, theology, medical science and healthcare administration. He has also recently published a series of children's books available at MucktheDuck.org. WHO BURIED ACHILLES? is Jeff's first novel. Jeff and his wife, Sheila, have been married for thirty years. They have five children and two granddaughters. They are anxiously awaiting the arrival of their third grandchild.