New York is built upon a dark secret. If this knowledge falls into the wrong hands, the city will crumble.
When a woman is crucified on a burning cross in downtown Manhattan, it marks the beginning of a dangerous crusade. The Confessors seek the powerful relic of a dark angel and they will stop at nothing to get it.
ARKANE agent Jake Timber is in New York to investigate the eleventh century Cloisters Cross alongside Naomi Locasto, a linguist, when they become entangled in the mystery.
As his past threatens to overwhelm him, can Jake find the relic of the angel before the Confessors destroy the city?
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“J.F. Penn never disappoints so it was no surprise that her newest ARKANE thriller is packed with action and thrills.” Donna Young
“As always, Penn brings the reader into the heart of the story and holds them there with a thrilling ride through ancient secrets and mystical possibilities lurking in the modern world. The book was a breathless read that left me hearing only the sounds Penn captured of New York's heartbeat in competition with my own thudding heartbeat as the action intensified. The research was flawless and matched only by the author's imagination–a beautiful combination.” Maryann Madsen
“One Day In New York will not disappoint! This is an action packed page turner filled with history and religion, good versus evil that is set in today's world.” Heather Storey
“…wonderfully exciting adventure full of murder and mayhem with our hero only one step ahead of certain death. Make sure you have the phone off and the popcorn ready, once you start reading, you will read non-stop to the end. This story grabs you from the first paragraph and doesn't let up.” Betsy
“Great adventure, plot, and character development. Highly recommended!” Robert Popichak
“Love, love, loved this book. Once again Penn does not disappoint. I cannot say enough how this author's style reads “like butter”. It grabs you from the beginning and never lets go and as any good author does, leaves you wanting more by the end of the journey.” Ginny Shuflin
“Another well crafted and fantastic story from Penn. Penn once again pulls the reader into the conflict between good and evil with her tremendous imagination, meticulous research, and love of the supernatural realm.” Marcia K.
“One Day In New York is exactly what I've come to expect from a J.F. Penn novel – lots of fast-paced action with a paranormal twist and all set against a well-researched background.” Stacey Mitchell
“It’s… filled with great characters and a great story. I loved it…all the twists and turns, both ancient and present.” Jonizgirl