Thursday, October 22, 2020

Featured Indie Book: Citadel of the Fallen (JR Konkol)

Citadel of the Fallen (JR Konkol)
Featured Indie Book on Indie Author News: Dystopian (Epic) Fantasy Citadel of the Fallen by JR Konkol.

Citadel of the Fallen  introduces readers to a fallen world, centuries after humanity fell victim to demonic invasion. As humanity struggles to survive, the group of young adults, who are central to the story, begin to become possessed by powerful figures from the past. The possessed teens gain insight and power from the second souls living within them, but often at terrible costs.

The Book has been self-published via Black Rose Writing and is available as eBook and Paperback - 274 pages - released in October 2020.

About the Book

A group of teenage students, while exploring deep within the rainforest, barely survive an encounter with a wild, and surprisingly magical boar. In doing so, they discover that events that threaten to destroy their entire civilization have already been set into motion.

The Black Tide, the annual rampage of millions of giant ants through the rainforest, has been coerced by the Demon Queen to take a path that will send it tearing through the farmlands that support the Citadel, their home. 

While the adults frantically race to prepare for the coming disaster, one of the teenagers who survived the boar attack, Malcolm, begins to experience violent visions of the past. He learns that he’s no longer alone in his own body. His revelations lead the group of teenagers to discover that many of the leaders within the Citadel are similarly possessed.

Citadel of the Fallen (JR Konkol)
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Reviews (Excerpts)

- "Konkol’s first novel grabs the imagination and never let’s go, leading the reader into a fast-paced and well written story that delivers up some interesting and unique twists." - Dan Byrne 

- "What happens when you pick up a book? Sometimes you fall into the world inside that book. This is one of those books that will paint a world you see when you close your eyes. The imagery is clear and sharp. You start feeling like you're part of this adventure. You're sure you felt that white mist go right through you too."  - Micah (Amazon)

- "While reading I was reminded of the many gaming sessions I played with my friends and felt a connection with the characters, sharing in their triumphs and failures. It is definitely worth a read." - Harold Medford

- "A must read for anyone who loves high fantasy." - Steven Searls

About the Author

Author JR Konkol
Author JR Konkol

A classical pianist and marginal triathlete, Jeff Konkol is permitted to live in the sprawling home of four very large cats. 

A lifelong gamer, Jeff has been running games for decades within the fantasy universe he created and published. 

He recently returned to writing with the hope of sharing those stories with a wider audience.

Links to the Author & the Book 

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Link to the Paperback Citadel of the Fallen on Amazon

Link to the eBook Citadel of the Fallen on Amazon

Citadel of the Fallen (JR Konkol)

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