It was a few years back that I tried reading The Guardian (Bantam Books, Jan ), well before I knew it was actually Jeffrey Konvitz’s sequel to his Miss Finney Kills Now and Then by Al Dempsey (): I’m Younger. El guardián. Front Cover. Jeffrey Konvitz. Círculo de Lectores, – pages Bibliographic information. QR code for El guardián. Jeffrey Konvitz was born in New York City, but after graduating from Cornell University and Columbia Law School, he headed to Los Angeles, where he lives .

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Alison so that she konivtz become the next guardian of the gate. There’s shlocky 70s enjoyment to be had for the first half, but then soon you find yourself stubbing your toes on the racial stereotypes, homophobia and poorly drawn women characters. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. The story was certainly very scary, but I found that the horror was almost overwhelming. Alison is romantically involved with Michael Farmer, a lawyer and former prosecutor.

The ebook, however, was filled with typos. One would have thought that the author would have gotten better at his craft in four years.

The Sentinel: Jeffrey Konvitz, Mary Murphy: : Books

Write a customer review. No family with an infant would so casually disregard the well-being of their offspring.

The book was okay. Evans rated it did not like it. A body, burned beyond recognition. The Sentinel of course has the two randy lesbians who try to corrupt the innocent and frigid! If you enjoy ’70s-style horror, you’ll probably want to check it out. So the moral of the story is: The story had it’s confusing moments, but it wasn’t so confusing that you won’t understand what the story le about.


It is time for a new Sentinel, and preparations are underway. Did he forget about them? The book I had read in paperback before and enjoyed it. One person found this helpful.

Definitely needed a better editor. Konvltz I have finally read The Sentinel and I couldn’t put it down! Michael soon concludes that Sister Therese is actually the woman that Alison is meant to become. Oct 21, Gary rated it liked it.

I like horror that doesn’t have a lot of gore and killing, rather a slow build with supernatural creepiness.

Her innocent young child is exposed to ho The very gates of Hell are about to open on the twentieth floor of an apartment building on the West Side. A definite improvement over the sentinel in its attitude to homosexuality.

Her husband, furious, relentlessly set on revenge. Although Konvitz does provide a summary of the guardiaj events for readers who did not start with the first book, I really wouldn’t recommend this book to anyone who didn’t start with The Sentinel. The Lusty Ladies of Paperback Horror.

Books by Jeffrey Guafdian. The cover should’ve told me all I needed to know, I mean a creepy old nun with blank orbs for eyes. Alison suffers sleep loss and horrible nightmares involving her father, and soon begins to suffer blinding headaches. I guess the author was trying to establish kovnitz but it works much better in the movie.


In the sequel to the guardkan bestseller, The Sentinel, evil is raging on the 20th floor of an apartment building on the West Side.

In the end, it was a cool story, I just didn’t like the journey there.

The Guardian

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. I was excited to see a sequel. Anyone who likes horror. Rather Halloran’s life “began” the day that another man’s life apparently ended, leading Michael konviitz believe that the two men are one and the same.

But I do remember being somewhat horrified, so to speak. Mar 02, Hazel rated it it was amazing Shelves: Guardan come and go, there’s no clue to who the lead protagonist is, there’s no one for the reader to invest in, actions are taken that make no logical sense, and events feel completely random.

A Novel 50th Anniversary Edition. Dreamscape Media; Guardiwn edition January 24, Language: Her innocent child exposed to horror. Nov 13, Jonathan Oliver rated it it was ok.