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New novel is an original adventure about a seemingly trivial protagonist's journey to awareness.
“Mr. Nachron’s List” by Mike Corbett, tells the story of Ron Maddock, an ordinary man in extraordinary circumstances, and Mr. Albert Nachron who provides a remarkable journey that combines history, science, romance and time travel.
This odd but brilliant little man, Mr. Nachron, has an agenda that includes obtaining several historical treasures that must be retrieved from the past. Mr. Nachron propels Ron to several intriguing locations where he is confronted by beautiful and sometimes dangerous obstacles along the way. With a combination of grace and charm, Ron maneuvers his way back to present this incredibly interesting fellow his coveted items.
When asked if the book is autobiographical and if the characters are taken from real life, author Mike Corbett says, “They are inventions of a playful imagination, but I couldn’t ignore my own experiences when constructing their weaknesses”.
Corbett’s book takes the reader on an exciting ride with vivid descriptions of exotic locations, and lively characters from centuries past. Mike’s hope is that not only will the reader be entertained, but he may also learn something in the process.
“Mr. Nachron’s List” is available for sale at Amazon.com, B&N.com, MikeCorbettBooks.com and other channels.
About the Author:
Mike Corbett is a well-known competitive game player. Along with his participation in backgammon, tennis, scrabble, and poker tournaments, he adds lecturing and contributions to periodicals to his impressive résumé. His name has been on the worldwide list “Giants of Backgammon” for many years, and his excellent analyses have been translated into many languages. Mike Corbett’s first book “Backgammon Problems” written in 2007, is already considered a must-have for serious backgammon players around the world. The positive feedback from an international array of grateful readers inspired Mike to focus his cerebral observations and scalding wit in another direction. His critically acclaimed previous work, “Laughter of the Damned”, and “Mr. Nachron’s List” are intended to satisfy his faithful supporters while recruiting a few new ones.