Disgraced monk Brother Finn is conscripted to take seven children sold to save their village from starvation across the dangerous land of Akiniwazi where they will be trained up to be servants of God. They must struggle against threats from all quarters from Brother Finn's enemies, nature herself and something dark lurking deep in the shadows that desires one of the children for its very own.
About the Author
M.D. Boncher has been writing since Junior High. He started out by writing short horror fantasy stories, and grew into Science Fiction and Comic Books in his High School and University years. During the intervening decades, he wrote sourcebooks and modules for several RPG games that he ran as well. in 2016, he decided to 'retire' from being a gamemaster and player and shift over to seriously writing. The effort produced his first novel: "A Light Rises in a Dark World". This is book one in the Akiniwazi Saga, which he hopes will span many more books in the series. In the future, there will be other genres included from Science Fiction in Space Opera and Cyberpunk to possibly Steampunk and Historical fiction, thrillers and Film Noir detective fiction. Watch this space for more interesting news!