The King of America
“A lyrical, futuristic epic.” ~ Borders Books
“A major achievement.” ~ BBC Newcastle
“Tense and gritty tale of loyalty and betrayal.” ~ North East Portal
King Paul Frelon…ruthless dictator or flawed leader?
President Grant Lexus…idealistic reformer or jealous traitor?
Two men…a nation divided…pick a side.
Set in an America where the future merges with the past, the king is betrayed by his closest friend, plunging the nation into a bloody civil war, spiralling to rival even the Great War itself…the war that ended the civilizations of the 21st Century.As the two sides collide, the king is cast into a desperate chase across America as Lexus dedicates every resource to the hunt. In the ensuing revolution friends and families are torn apart. And yet, amidst the devastation and bloodshed, old flames are rekindled.With a selfish, drug-addicted smuggler caught in the middle and a mysterious stranger with a hidden agenda lurking in the shadows, a divided nation must choose a side as the fate of America hangs in the balance.