Portsmouth, NH author Steven Szmyt's debut novel "The Kingdom" is a true supernatural journey.
Anne, a beautiful and intelligent young graduate student, has it all. She has a kooky best friend, a fiance who adores her, and is at the top of her class. When one mysterious and charming professor offers her the chance of a lifetime, it's an opportunity she can't pass up.Stop by Gibson's Bookstore in Concord on Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 at 7 p.m. to meet Steven, as well as other local authors.
As Anne and the Professor begin work on what promises to be a prestigious manuscript, strange events begin to transpire. Night terrors, fainting spells and unsavory characters who lurk around every corner are just the beginning. Should Anne just chalk them up to paranoia from the unusual subject of her work, or is something more sinister to blame? Unbeknownst to Anne, with each page she types, she delves ever deeper into a centuries-old battle for wealth and power. Soon she has to fight for the safety of herself and her family before the secrets she has learned destroy them all. --Author's website.