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Thursday, July 26, 2012

Featured Indie Book: Solomon's Throne (Jennings Wright)

Solomon's Throne - Jennings Wright
Featured Indie Book on Indie Author News: Action / Adventure Solomon's Throne by Jennings Wright.

Jennings Wright's Debut Novel Solomon's Throne has a unique story and takes you to some wonderful places that you've probably never heard of before. The action pulls you along, and the backstory makes the whole thing richer. The characters are fun, believable and you will really care about them.

The Book has been self-published via CreateSpace, Amazon and B&N and is available as eBook and as Paperback - released in July 2012, 354 pages.

About the Book

Solomon's Throne is a treasure hunt in which Rei and Gideon Quinn follow clues left by a Jesuit priest in the 1680s along the Portuguese Spice Route, leading to the lost throne of King Solomon. They are joined by pilot Mac MacMillan.

The book takes the reader from London to Lisbon, then from Capetown South Africa up along the coast of east Africa, to the Middle East and India.

The present day plot is accompanied by the story of the Jesuit, so you learn a lot of history and geography and see some little known but very cool places along the way.

Solomon's Throne - Jennings Wright
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Filled with fast paced action and having broad appeal, Solomon’s Throne is an ingenious treasure hunt adventure that sweeps the reader around the globe in a race against time.

About the Author

Jennings Wright on Indie Author News
Jennings Wright was born and raised in Rockledge, Florida, Jennings spent her early years reading anything she could get her hands on, when she wasn't spending time in and on the water. She won a prize in the 6th grade for her science fiction stories (although she hasn't ever particularly liked science fiction!).

Jennings attended the University of Tampa, graduating with a B.A. in Political Science, and almost enough credits for B.A.s in both English and History. She spent time over the years doing various kinds of business writing, editing, and teaching writing, but mostly having and raising her family, homeschooling her children, owning and running a business with her husband, and starting a non-profit to Uganda.

Thanks to a crazy idea called NaNoWriMo Jennings got back into creative writing in 2011 and hasn't stopped since. She's written three novels and a screenplay, with more ideas on the drawing board. She currently lives in North Carolina with her husband, also a writer, and two children, and travels extensively.

Jennings Wright has just finished the sequel to Solomon's Throne, called The Hoard of the Doges. It will be released in September 2012. she is also in the final editing stages of a Christian historical romance set in the Civil War and has a screenplay out with Amazon's film division for review.

Links to the Book and the Author

Link to Jennings Wright's Website

Connect with Jennings Wright on Twitter: @JenningsWright

Link to the Book Solomon's Throne for Kindle (Amazon)

Link to the Book Solomon's Throne (Paperback) with Excerpt on Amazon

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