Independent author Frederic Dalton mixes thriller, mystery and fantasy genres in first book
Releases "The Scarlet Crown" to the international readers market
By: Frederic Dalton, Author
The Scarlet Crown tells the story of a unique item which was forged for an ancient god and, if ever found, could unbalance world order forever. The story is based in England and primarily plays out in the streets of London. Counting 334 pages, the book was formally announced through an online "movie style" preview video (link below).
Synopsis: The Scarlet Crown
Tales of all-powerful gods which once ruled over heaven and earth have long faded into legend. When they disappeared, they left behind a weapon so powerful that it could unbalance world order forever.
Mild-mannered John Grey finds himself at the center of a modern-day conspiracy. His attempt to save an elderly lady from attack unexpectedly confronts him with his past, and the unlikely hero finds himself trying to keep the world's most powerful weapon, a simple scarlet crown, out of the hands of man.
When his only lead to the crown's location is killed, John, aided by an ancient order called The Golden Dawn, is forced to follow a series of markers in a bid to retrieve it. But he's not alone and quickly discovers that MI6 and a seven-hundred-
Dalton is a 45-year old Belgian citizen who lives near Brussels in Belgium. He has lived in countries as diverse as Japan, Kenya, Indonesia and the UK. His first work is the result of a life-long ambition to publish multiple works of fiction, driven by a drive to share his creativity with others. Dalton is an avid traveler, having visited an estimated 70 countries worldwide to date and has used these as the baseline for his inspiration. See https://www.fredericdalton.com for more information
Book images: https://fredericdalton.com/