The pastor jerked as the bullet entered his back below his right shoulder blade.' Hands of the Father is a Christian Mystery set in rural Kentucky, circa 1925 - a time of moonshine and rough justice... and at the Jackson farm, brutal murder. In the middle of it all is ten-year-old Globe. His mother is dead and his father is a serial killer. Depending on whom you ask, Globe is either his father's accomplice or his victim. Under threat of death, Globe goes on the run. Pastor Fuller sets out to find the boy and get to the truth, unleashing a backlash of evil from which he and Globe may never recover.