PRLog - July 28, 2009 - WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. -- Three years in the making, it’s finally upon us. The sequel to the cult hit Ancient Rising will finally hit Amazon.com and stores everywhere on Friday, July 31st.
Rise of the Ancients - Annuna
Called “action packed” and “thought provoking”, Rise of the Ancients Annuna is the latest in the Rise of the Ancients saga penned by speculative fiction author JC De La Torre, continuing the story of Dan Ryan and Prometheus as they struggle against the gods of mythology.
Atlantis has risen from the depths and the Greek gods have been freed from their prison on the lost continent. As they seek the extermination of humankind as punishment for their imprisonment, Ryan - a descendant of Hercules - is the only man who can stop them.
As they journey to a secret location that holds the key to man's survival, Dan learns of the Annuna - a benevolent race of beings, how the gods came to Earth, as well as the rise and fall of Atlantis.
The first seven chapters of the book are available for free from the book's official website.
To celebrate the launch, DLT Atlantis Publishing has announced a new contest.
Fans who pre-order or purchase the book before August 22nd, will have a chance to win an Amazon Kindle ($299 value).
The Kindle gives you access to countless low priced best sellers wirelessly in a lightweight easy-to-read device designed to make your reading experience a joy.
To enter, contestants will need to send an email to contest_AT_dltatlantispub.com (replace _AT_ with @). The winner will have to provide a proof of purchase. Each purchase of the book will be considered its own individual entry. Multiple entries are welcomed.
The author has also embarked on a one week long blog tour to promote the novel.
For more information visit http://www.jcdelatorre.com or http://www.riseoftheancientsannuna.com
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ABOUT Rise of the Ancients - Annuna – Called “action packed and thought provoking” the novel is the continuation of the story begun in 2005’s Ancient Rising. Separated into two novelettes, Book II - Ancient Destruction picks up where Ancient Rising left off as Dan Ryan and Prometheus battles Zeus, Poseidon and the other Gods as they race to a secret location that could be the catalyst to saving mankind. While the battle wages on, we learn the origin of man, the rise to power of the Gods, and the fall of Atlantis. Finally, in BOOK III - Rise of the Annuna - Ryan must go through Heaven and Hell, face his own internal demons, and convince the Annuna to join in a climactic battle with humanity hanging in the balance
ABOUT JC De La Torre – Author of the critically acclaimed underground success Ancient Rising, Speculative Fiction author De La Torre's writing includes Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Horror, the Occult, Alternative History, and strange worlds.