An abused orphan-turned-serial killer finds redemption in his unlikely friendship with a troubled priest. After the death of his alcoholic mother and the imprisonment of his abusive father, Thaddeus Radcliff spends the remainder of his childhood in an orphanage where he is ridiculed for his prodigious intelligence and his passion for science. The only person who attempts to get close to him is Father Wesley Morgan, a priest hiding from the horrifying death of his one true love. The symbiotic relationship they develop continues into Thaddeus’ adulthood, at which point he has become one of the country’s most gruesome serial killers.
Crawl inside the twisted mind of a feared murderer to find a frightened boy searching for freedom from a lifetime of anguish. Fueled by nail-biting suspense, Hush Moss is predominantly about the importance of close relationships in one’s life, and the goodness prevalent in even the cruelest minds.