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What's the title? Lifeboat
What's the genre?
Science fiction /Suspense
What's the setting?
It starts out in rural South Australia, but later the setting shifts to a new world.
What are the names of your leading characters?
The primary character is Cassiel Carmichael - Cass or Cassie to family and friends.
The other key characters are Rhys Hardigan, a Ufologist, Graham Hudson, also a Ufologist, and Seamus O’Malley, a carpenter and musician.
What are 3 things you want to share about each of the characters to named?
Cassie - She was a wife and mum, but lost her husband and son in a tragic accident. She is obsessed with UFOs. She is a warm, loving woman but a bit lost.
Rhys - He is a Ufologist. He went to Uni (University) with Graham. He may not be quite what he seems.
Graham - He is a Ufologist. He went to Uni with Rhys. He is a down-to-Earth kind of guy who loves to surf.
Seamus - He is Irish. He is a ginger. His music is a big comfort to those around him.
What can you tell us about the story in a few sentences?
Cass has lost everything; her husband, her son, and her will to live. She walks in the dark when sleep eludes her. One sleepless summer night she spies a UFO and discovers a new obsession. It gives much-needed focus to her empty life.
When natural disasters destroy the Earth, Cass and other survivors are rescued and taken to a new world where the human race can begin anew. But something is wrong here. This may not be the paradise they've been promised. Survivors are vanishing without a trace.
Can Cass unravel the riddle in time to save herself?
So, tells us where can we buy your book(s).
You can get Lifeboat for Kindle and in paperback (including Large Print) on Amazon.com. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00C92MQ72
Anything thing else you’d like to share with the reader.
First, thank you Lisa for giving me this opportunity.
My second work, a novella titled The Beacon, will be available in December - keep an eye out for it. (Lisa.."you might just want to her first is getting rave reviews.")
Readers, I love to hear from you. If you love my work, hate it, something in between, or just have questions do drop me a line. You can email me at TheRealABShepherd@hotmail.com or drop by my website at http://www.abshepherd.net/
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