His Excellency Global Community Potentate Nicolae Carpathia is back, this time as Satan. Resurrected and indwelt by the devil himself, it's no more Mr. Nice Guy as the beast tightens his grip as ruler of the world.
Ensconced in a new safe house, the Tribulation Force suffers tragic loss at the dawn of the second half of the seven-year Tribulation, the Great Tribulation.
Rayford and a suspicious colleague jet west on a mission of mercy with shocking results.
Terror comes to the believers in Greece as they are among the first to face a GC loyalty mark application site and its benignly named but hideous death contraption, the loyalty enforcement facilitator.
The Trib Force moles inside the palace in New Babylon face tragedy and danger, and they must flee, take the mark, or suffer the consequences.
Meanwhile, Carpathia plans his overt attack on the so-called Judah-ites, while the Trib Force gears up for its most ambitious countermeasures ever.
The gloves are off, and the battle is launched between the forces of good and evil for the very souls of men and women around the globe.
The Mark is the eighth book in the continuing drama of those left behind at the Rapture. The first seven comprise the fastest-selling fiction series ever. Book seven, The Indwelling, debuted at number one on the New York Times best-seller list as well as those of USA Today and Publishers Weekly. Book five and six, Apollyon and Assassins, reached number two on the best-seller lists of the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Publishers Weekly, the Chicago Tribune, and many others.
"Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins... are doing for Christian fiction what John Grisham did for courtroom thrillers." —Time
"Christain thriller. Prophecy-based fiction. Juiced-up morality tale. Call it what you like, the Left Behind series—seven books thus far—now has a label its creators could never have predicted: blockbuster success." —Entertainment Weekly