Thick with drama, suspense, danger and romance, it is a story about human nature and the evils of society in the 1920’s.
A classic Lovecraftian horror story set in 1920’s Peru. After a bad dream, Miss Leonore Christian returns from safari to find her beloved brother has disappeared deep in the wilds of Peru. She leads an expedition into the darkest depths of the Peruvian landscape only to uncover such dreadful horrors as to drive the most stable minds to insanity.
The story follows big game hunter Leonore Christian as she searches the deadliest regions of Peru, looking for her brother’s lost expedition. Thick with drama, suspense, danger and romance, it is a story about human nature and the evils of society in the 1920’s.
Darkest Peru is already finished and will be available as an e-book within 2 weeks of the conclusion of this Kickstarter.
Reserving the next two books includes the purchase of the e-books and receiving the e-books a month before their official publication! This is only available through this Kickstarter!
The Next Two Novels in The Tales of Leonore Christian Trilogy!
Darkest Africa: The adventure continues as Miss Leonore Christian returns with a vengeance to hunt down an evil cult hidden in the heart of darkest Africa and to finally resolve her father’s long lost disappearance. It is a resolution that comes at a price however.
This novel is well under way (45,000 words already on the computer) and will be available Jan. 1 2013.
Darkest Egypt: On the run from the evil cult, Leonore explores the back alleys and underground catacombs of Cairo to foil the Evil Gods’ plans, but a sacrifice must be made as Leonore’s sanity is running out.
This novel is well outlined and will be available Sept. 1 2013.
Who is Chad Arthur Evans?
II have written 7 screenplays and 2 complete novels, including the screenplay for Darkest Peru. I am an established artist. My art has been on display at the Faulkner Gallery, Gallery 13 and Atkinson Gallery in Santa Barbara. I have sold several art pieces through these galleries. I am currently full involved in promoting my writing and finishing school.
My well- researched historic novels are full of exotic settings which are vividly rich and thought provoking, they will stir you to your very core. The romance and the drama are powerfully heart wrenching. I have the passion, drive and creativity to be a full time writer. Dream it, then be it! I welcome you to come revel in the hidden horrors of the World of Leonore Christian.
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BOOK OF MADNESS: All my maddening handwritten notes, many notebooks, maps, drawings and bar napkins from Darkest Peru ( I kept everything!) and everything from Professor of the Occult Level. Your name and description will be used as an important character in Darkest Egypt!Estimated delivery: Nov 2012