A Measure of Rhyme
Ages of Malice, Book II
The sequel to the award-winning thriller, A Portion of Malice.
An Explosive Tale of Love and Survival
Rhyme Carter has a problem—she’s married to the Antichrist.
But her heart belongs to another man.
A man she deserted to the clutches of the Devil himself.
Emery Merrick wakes in a hospital to find the woman he loves betrayed him. Swept away on a drug-fueled tsunami of madness and mayhem, he plummets further into addiction, misery, and the machinations of immortal madmen.
But Rhyme has plans of her own. Plans to thwart her evil husband and reclaim her life.
From visionary award-winning author, Lloyd Jeffries, A Measure of Rhyme continues the epic saga of a secret society’s quest to dominate the world, fulfill prophecy, and offer the Earth as a sacrifice to a bloodthirsty God. The sequel to A Portion of Malice, it’s the second installment in the spellbinding Ages of Malice series.
As Mankind races toward the apocalypse, can a former librarian overcome staggering odds to save the planet—and the man she loves—from certain destruction?
Don’t miss this sizzling thriller! Buy your copy today.
Awards for A Portion of Malice, Ages of Malice, Book I
Literary Titan Gold Award
"Creativity imbued in the plot is unparalleled"
Reader Views Bronze Award
"Jaw dropping...you experience goosebumps"
Feathered Quill Finalist
“Excellent...I can't wait for the next in the series"
Chanticleer International Book Awards
Paranormal Supernatural Fiction Finalist
NN Light Book Award
"Epic in style and premise...spectacular."
Eric Hoffer Book Award
Excellence in Independent Publishing
A Portion of Malice
Ages of Malice, Book I
A brazen, edge of your seat tale of God, humanity, and the battle between good and evil.
A Portion of Malice is a fast paced, supernatural thriller that explores the razor’s edge between sanity, lunacy, and the cost of every choice.
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Emery Merrick presses a pistol to his temple. Then there’s a knock at the door. Billionaire Thaddeus Drake hires Emery to write his biography. But Drake has a dark secret, and Emery soon discovers he heads an ancient, secret society which aims to fulfill prophecy and sacrifice the Earth to a bloodthirsty God. Deep and emotionally stirring, Emery finds himself plunged into an immortal world of darkness, deceit, and barbarity.
This thought-provoking thrill ride chronicles one man’s explosive journey into the apocalypse and one man’s epic quest to confront God as an equal. A captivating odyssey through history and time, A Portion of Malice changes the conversation about spirituality, redemption, and the world in which we live.
Consistently compared to works by Stephen King and Dan Brown, A Portion of Malice will blow you away with its controversial plot and surprise twist ending. It’s the first book in the epic series, Ages of Malice.
Humanity hangs by a slender thread!
Will one man make a difference?
Challenge your paradigms, get your copy today!
Author & Storyteller
Welcome to the world of Lloyd Jeffries! Devastating, audacious, chilling, brilliantly vivid. The reviews are back! A Portion of Malice is astonishing people worldwide. Over twelve years in the making, and I’m thrilled beyond belief!
You’re probably here because you enjoy my work. And for that, I thank you. Every author yearns for, above all things, the words “I loved your book!” It’s for you I wrote these things and for you that I crave to impress. So, sincerely, thank you for stopping by and please enjoy a few free short stories!