Tuesday, August 04, 2015

First novel from Waiheke Is writer

TFD front jacket cover

The Falconer’s Daughter

$24.99 RSVP Publishing
Young Adult.

An exciting new novel set on Waiheke Island, which tells the story of a young teen, an injured hawk and a quest for truth……

Maddie Prescott is a fourteen year-old schoolgirl living on Waiheke Island with her dad. She has no memories prior to her fourth birthday when her mother died.

Maddie’s mother had built a gothic tower on the island. In the tower Maddie finds a mysterious medallion and an unfinished manuscript of her mother’s novel called The Griffin Trilogy. 

The final book Return of the Griffin was never completed. When Maddie starts to read it, she finds disturbing parallels with her own life and that of the main character Skyla – a time travelling shapeshifter.

Sam Ashworth smallAbput the author:
N.K.Ashworth lives on Waiheke Island in New Zealand’s beautiful Hauraki Gulf. She shares her quirky Tower home with her teenage daughter, a cat called Gypsy and Jester – an exuberant bearded collie pup !
She has a BA in Art History and is also a painter and sculptor of evocative fantasy themes. The Falconer’s Daughter is her first novel.

RSVP Publishing

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