Lemon Seas - Pacy, poignant, page-turner reveals the deep side of beach-holiday India
Pneuma Springs Publishing releases new book - 'Lemon Seas' - a thoroughly immersing thriller set in Goa, India. The poignant Eastern story of sex trafficking, power and corruption seen through an empathetic Western eye.
Recovering from a failed marriage, aching for his four-year-old daughter and grieving due to the recent loss of his mother, Rich arrives in Goa for a much needed break. His arrival coincides with the discovery of a young girl's body washed up on shore.
He becomes embroiled in accusations of theft – bringing him into a web of intrigue with Lakshya, the local Police Chief, a clever, well-educated man who's strong on accusations.
He meets Lalima, a thirteen-year-
A pacy novel that explores issues of sex trafficking, power and corruption, with a positive outcome.
"I've been interested in the meeting of western and eastern cultures for ages. Many people all over the world continue to see India as its spiritual centre. The Hindu concept of dharma – that each individual is on a road to find their unique role and task in life – fascinates me. This has pushed me on to investigate characters from east and west who are on a quest to find themselves and to change and evolve." says Author Neil Beardmore.
"From the way the author creates scenes and characters, captures the atmosphere and the emotions of the protagonist – there can be no doubt that the action of this story is set against an authentic Goa background and the impeccable writing style gives a palpable vividness to the events," says Vivian of Pneuma Springs Publishing.
'It's a gripping, moving and ultimately eye-opening story ...' – Guy Russell, author and prize winning poet
'Beardmore gets right to the heart of the stories he tells ...' – Judi Moore, author of Ice Cold Passion and other stories
'Pacy, poignant, page-turner that packs a punch.' – Publishedbestseller.com
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