|Posted by allthingsthatmatterpress on October 11, 2009 at 12:10 PM|
Just released from author Jack Cowardin, ORA AND THE GEM STAR!
On the high plans north of Mexico City lies the ruins of one of the greatest architectural achievements of Pre-Columbian culture,Teotihuacan. No one knows who, or what, destroyed the City of the Gods.Ora, the daughter of a local chief, finds the Gem Star, a gift from the gods. This story is an adventure of magical realism in an age of primitive cultures, where women were submissive and subservient. Ora breaks the chain of this reality and brings the reader the timeless lessons of love and appreciation of all creatures that share the planet
About the author:
Born and raised in Richmond, Virginia,Jack earned his BA at Oklahoma University then studied philosophy at VCU. He has designed and built 24 homes and was a marble and tile contractor for three large hotels. He started collecting rare books inthe '90s. Ora and the Gem star is is first novel, with the sequel well under way. Jack currently lives in Florida. His web site is JackCowardinBooks.com
THIS WOULD MAKE A CLASSIC DISNEY MOVIE!