Thursday, June 13, 2013

Book Tour Stop with DJ Williams/Contest

 The Disillusioned by D.J. Williams

A mother’s suicide threatens to destroy a family legacy. Her sons, Sam and Daniel, are forced to leave their comfortable worlds behind and search for a woman they believe can unlock the secrets that have remained hidden. They are propelled into separate journeys from Los Angeles to the heart of the Zambezi where they are forced to confront a man known as Die Duiwel, the Devil. On their adventures they will find themselves in a place where death is one breath away, where thousands of children are disappearing into the darkness, and where the woman they are searching for is on the hunt for revenge. When they stand face-to-face with the forgotten slaves of Africa they will fight to redeem what has been lost.    

Teaser Excerpt:

Drops of rain turned into a torrential downpour as Danny and Sam stood drenched at the edge of a deep hole and a fresh mound of dirt. The casket had already been lowered into the ground, evident by the arm of a crane hovering overhead. A groundskeeper kept his distance a few yards away, careful to allow the boys their final goodbye.

A week ago they were living their own life, far removed from the darkness that had stolen their mother. One shouldered the guilt of a tarnished legacy while the other grew increasingly restless to return to his isolated world.

Danny was still reeling from his face to face with Bowman. How were they going to pay back the money? Where was the money? Why was it stolen in the first place? Should they even do anything, since neither was legally liable? He needed answers.
A wave of anger flushed over Danny as he thought of all his family had lost. Thousands of sermons preached by a man who now seemed as addicted to the almighty dollar as the people who passed the offering plate. He knew his father kept secrets, but nothing had prepared him for the news Bowman planted on him.

What Reviewers are saying....

“A fast-paced mystery…you won’t put it down until
you’ve unlocked the secrets and lies to find the truth.”
Judith McCreary, Co-Executive Producer
Law & Order: SVU, Criminal Minds, & CSI

“ indelible picture painted with suspense.”
Mitch Kruse, Author of Restoration Road

“An engrossing tale…makes you think about the world we live in and your place in it.”
Tony Guerrero, Founder of F.A.C.T. Alliance: Fight Against Child Trafficking

Contest Information

Follow the tour and leave comments- the  more you comment the better your chances to win the following prize from DJ Williams.

D.J. Williams is giving away a $30 Amazon Gift Card to one randomly drawn commenter.

About the Author

With the DNA of a world traveler, Williams was born in Hong Kong, has ventured into the jungles of the Amazon, the bush of Africa, and the slums of the Far East, to share stories of those who are overcoming incredible odds. He is the co-author of Restoration Road with Mitch Kruse and has produced and directed over 140 television episodes syndicated on NBC, ABC, FOX and various cable networks worldwide. Currently, he lives in Los Angeles, California with his wife.


Mary Preston said...

DISILLUSIONED does sound like a book that will open my eyes as to the extent of human trafficking.


Goddess Fish Promotions said...

Thank you for hosting

D.J. Williams said...

Thanks for hosting!

Ingeborg said...

Very intriguing story. I'm looking forward to reading it.


D.J. Williams said...

Hope you enjoy it! You'll have let me know which one is your favorite character.

MomJane said...

You hear about human trafficking, but don't often read a story that includes it. This sounds like a very tense and suspenseful book.

Shannon R said...

It is great you are shedding more like on such important issues. I look forward to reading the book

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D.J. Williams said...

Human trafficking is the second fastest growing criminal enterprise in the world! Hard to believe. Its one reason why I want to get this book out to the world. We can make a difference!

Karen H in NC said...

Sorry for the late post. I’m playing catch-up here so I’m just popping in to say HI and sorry I missed visiting with you on party day! Hope you all had a good time!
kareninnc at gmail dot com

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