Rather than hire an actor, Brooks performed the dramatic reading while Vajko provided the score. The end result: A compelling story that’s not only worthy of the attention of thriller fans, but also Hollywood studios who are looking for the next blockbuster. The first episode will debut on May 14, 2014 via Brooks’s website, with the other excerpts following every Monday over a seven-week period, enticing readers while they wait for the July 4, 2014 release date.
“[Brooks] is an example of a writer who has not waited for opportunities to come to him but rather took the bull by its horns. Literary agents, you might want to take a look at this writer. He is worthy of notice.” –Jeff Rivera, Galleycat.
When two American embassies in northeast Africa are bombed, CIA operatives, Ridley Fox and Nita Parris, are assigned to track down the perpetrators. However, when their top asset is killed in a failed op, the agents suspect that there may be a new threat. Their search for the truth puts them on a collision course with a powerful multinational—
About Russell Brooks and Jeremy Vajko
Prior to becoming an author, Russell Brooks graduated from Indiana University in Bloomington, IN, with a BS in biology and a minor in psychology. He’s also an All Big Ten Track and Field sprinter over the 100 and 200 meters. Additionally, Brooks was on the Canadian Track and Field team for the 1999 World University Games and the Jeux de la Francophonie in 1997 and 2001. Furthermore, he has 13 years of experience in the health insurance industry. He used his background in science in order to come up with the subject matter for Pandora's Succession while using his experience in insurance to write CHILL RUN. He currently lives in Montreal, Quebec.
Jeremy Vajko is an up and coming freelance composer from Boise, Idaho, who has composed numerous tracks for film, video games, and multimedia. He has been composing for over a decade—specializing mostly in orchestral music. Vajko has a love for other styles which range from Piano, Rock, and even Hip Hop. For more information on Jeremy Vajko, visit http://www.jeremyvajko.com.
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