Blackwell: The Prequel (A Magnus Blackwell Novel Book 1) Paperback / softback
Hell has a new master In the late 1800s, handsome, wealthy New Englander, Magnus Blackwell, is the envy of all.
When Magnus meets Jacob O'Conner--a Harvard student from the working class--an unlikely friendship is forged.
But their close bond is soon challenged by a captivating woman; a woman Magnus wants, but Jacob gets.
Devastated, Magnus seeks solace in a trip to New Orleans.
After a chance meeting with Oscar Wilde, he becomes immersed in a world of depravity and brutality, inevitably becoming the inspiration for Dorian Gray.
Armed with the forbidden magic of voodoo, he sets his sights on winning back the woman Jacob stole from him.
Amid the trappings of Victorian society, two men, bent on revenge, will lay the foundation for a curse that will forever alter their destinies.
WARNING: CONTAINS SOME MATURE SCENES Awards Winner -- 2018 American Fiction Awards -- Horror: Supernatural/Paranormal Gold (1st Place) Winner -- 2018 Feathered Quill Book Awards -- Mystery Silver (2nd Place) Winner -- 2018 Feathered Quill Book Awards -- Adult Fiction "I love the storyline and period of time (turn of the century).
The author throws fire on many pages through vibrant dialogue and fantastic scene writing.
The end is far from predictable, and so satisfying and rewarding.
The care and attention to detail with cover art and layout is near perfect." ~Feathered Quill Book Awards Judges' Comments Bronze Winner -- 2017 Foreword Reviews: Indies Book of the Year -- Horror Finalist -- 2017 International Book Awards Honorable Mention -- 2018 Hollywood Book Festival -- Wild Card Honorable Mention -- 2017 Readers' Favorite -- Fiction -- Supernatural
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 289 pages
- Publisher: Vesuvian Books
- Publication Date: 01/01/2019
- Category: Horror & ghost stories
- ISBN: 9781944109165