Local independent author, Richard Gradner, is launching his latest speculative fiction novel, Unicorn, at La Perla Bar in Sea Point, Cape Town at 6pm on the 1st September 2016. Limited edition, signed copies of the novel will be available to purchase. To stand a chance of winning one of ten, signed, advanced copies of Unicorn, visit Richard’s website before the end of August to enter: www.richardgradner.com
Set over 6,000 years ago, in the Indus River Valley, in what is today India and Pakistan, Unicorn tells the story of a young boy, Halim and his sister Taja, who set out on an adventure to find a cure for their mother who has fallen victim to a mysterious, debilitating disease. Filled with mystery, wonder and the wisdom of an ancient time, Unicorn is a fast-paced, historical adventure story that takes the reader on a journey into a magical world with interesting characters and mythical creatures.
Richard is also the author of Return to Lemuria (2014), a story about the descendants of an advanced civilization who wish to take over the world.
Richard is currently a Director at Mustard, a creative and digital agency. Before this, he owned an events company and was also the first Red Bull Marketing Director in South Africa. He’s an energetic, magnetic Scorpio and ex-Chinese Martial Arts teacher. Richard lives life to the full, maintaining a healthy mind and body through the daily practice of Yoga.
Unicorn will be available to be purchased via local online bookstore Printondemand.co.za as well as via Amazon.com (Paperback and Kindle) and www.draft2digital.com (ePub).