PRLog - July 28, 2014 - PHILADELPHIA -- You have seconds to choose. Kill or redeem the murderer who hunts you and your loved ones. This is the premise for the novel, by a Philadelphia author of A Human Element.
A Human Element-Murder, Mystery and a Dash of Steam
Suspense author Donna Galanti poses a terrifying dilemma to readers of her newly re-released debut novel, A Human Element, now book 1 in the Element Trilogy: “If you discovered the man who killed your loved ones was part of you, what would you do?” Every person’s worst nightmare is that something will happen to their loved ones, that they’ll die suddenly or worse–be murdered. But what happens when your destiny is linked the murderer who hunts you with his mind?
This is the choice that “Laura” faces on the run from a killer in Galanti’s fast-paced paranormal suspense thriller, A Human Element. Galanti also poses the question: can genes and environment make a killer? And if so, can that killer be saved through the power of love? Laura chooses to fight back with her own mind powers and must decide whether to redeem the man who murdered her loved ones–or kill him.
Sweeping from rural Upstate New York to the lush landscape of Hawaii and back again, this thriller draws upon the local people and landscape to portray a chilling story of love, loss and redemption. A Human Element is what blockbuster movies are made of–thrills, chills and a gripping story that will keep you guessing what happens next!
From the back cover:
Evil comes in many forms…
One by one, Laura Armstrong’s friends and adoptive family members are being murdered, and despite her unique healing powers, she can do nothing to stop it. The savage killer haunts her dreams, tormenting her with the promise that she is next.
Determined to find the killer, she follows her visions to the site of a crashed meteorite in her hometown. There, she meets Ben Fieldstone, who seeks answers about his parents’ death the night the meteorite struck. In a race to stop a madman, they unravel a frightening secret that binds them together.
But the killer’s desire to destroy Laura face-to-face leads to a showdown that puts Laura and Ben’s emotional relationship and Laura’s pure spirit to the test. With the killer closing in, Laura discovers her destiny is linked to his, and she has two choices—redeem him or kill him.
"A Human Elementis an elegant and haunting first novel. Unrelenting, devious but full of heart. Highly recommended."
"Be afraid. Be very afraid. And be utterly absorbed by this riveting debut that had me reading till the wee hours of the night. A thriller star is born. Don't miss A Human Element." —M.J. Rose, International bestselling author of The Collector of Dying Breaths
"Lyrical and creepy, Donna Galanti’s A Human Elementtugs on our heartstrings and plucks the gut-strings of horror. This debut thriller author is a true storyteller, highly reminiscent of Dean Koontz."—Dakota Banks, Award-winning author of Deliverance
"Donna Galanti has created a thriller with a huge, aching heart. Galanti’s rich and provocative thriller asks big questions. With her blending of romance, the coming of age quest, and the supernatural, she is a writer to watch, who will surely expand the diameters of the thriller genre." —Catherine Stine, Author of Fireseed One
A Human Element is published by Imajin Books and is available in trade paperback edition on Amazon and ebook edition at Amazon Kindle Store. Order your copy today. Book 2 in the Element Trilogy, A Hidden Element, releases August 28th. 2014.
Donna Galanti writes murder and mystery with a dash of steam as well as middle grade adventure fiction. She is an International Thriller Writers debut author of the paranormal suspense novel A Human Element, A Hidden Element (August 28th, 2014), the short story collection The Dark Inside, and Joshua and The Lightning Road (Books 1 and 2, 2015).
For more information on Donna and A Human Element, please visit: www.elementtrilogy.com
Imajin Books: http://www.imajinbooks.com/