|01-24-2011, 04:06 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Baton Rouge
Lafitte's Black Box by Jake Webber, Action/Adventure
“ . . . a hair-raising tale traversing two centuries of New Orleans history. . . . Webber has deftly interwoven suspension of belief with reality, past history with modern day life experiences.”—Bellaonline.com
“. . . filled with excellent New Orleans history, with a lively plot and good suspense.”—The Advocate
About the Book:
When he can no longer control what is real and what is imagined, Deveraux Parker realizes that his dream has become reality.
Discovering a box that has been buried for two centuries, he finds himself on a quest for Lafitte's treasure through modern day New Orleans.
Since moving to the Big Easy, Parker has had a hard time fitting in and finding friends, but as events unravel, he makes some unsavory pals and begins an unexpected adventure taking him to the oldest and most mysterious places in old New Orleans. The past and present collide as he tries to escape from his dream before he becomes part of the past.
A lifelong resident of Louisiana, Jake Webber enjoys researching and studying history. He attended Louisiana State University and is a graduate of the University of Louisiana at Monroe. His professional background is in the medical field. He is married and lives in Baton Rouge with his wife and two children.
Book trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CA2ufrRt8rg
Please feel free to read the reviews on Amazon. Action/Adventure for teens and young adults!
|adventure, fiction, new oreans, pirates, teens|
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