GENRE: Contemporary Suspense
Would you risk everything for the truth?? That’s the question answered by author A.K. Smith in her debut novel, A DEEP THING, a 90K word Contemporary Suspense Novel releasing December 19, 2016 by The Wild Rose Press.
Travel writer and Real Estate Broker by day, Phoenix author A.K. Smith brings the conspiracies of Dan Brown to the heart-felt stories of Nicholas Sparks.
According to Marilyn Baron, author of Stumble Stones: A Novel, “A Deep Thing by A.K. Smith is a high concept thriller—think The Da Vinci Code of the deep—that grabs you from the beginning and doesn’t let go. A Roller coaster ride of romance, suspense, mystery and intrigue, this page turner surprises at every turn and offers a stunning ending you’ll never suspect.”
Pennsylvania native, A. K. Smith, is fascinated by conspiracies and the what if’s… Working at Western Maryland College (now renamed McDaniel College) she was intrigued by the urban legend of a tunnel going from a campus building to Camp David. Does it exist?
Discover the truth in her debut novel, A Deep Thing.
After a tragic diving accident that claimed her husband’s life and left her with a broken heart, young widow, Kendall Jackson discovers her husband had secrets. Before his death, her husband arranged a diving expedition as a birthday gift for his son. Kendall persuades her estranged step-son to honor his father’s last wish. From the campus of Western Maryland College to the woods of Camp David and the caves of the Yucatán, Kendall and Ryder take a journey to discover what her husband worked so hard to hide, and to protect his treasured secrets from falling into the wrong hands. The choices they make will decide their fate and the future of others. Will they risk everything for the truth?
“A Deep Thing” published by The Wild Rose Press has already received a Readers’ Favorite 5 Star Review Medal and several Five-Star reviews from published authors. “We had been looking for a story that brought together international intrigue, conspiracy, and adventure into a thrilling suspense,” Rhonda Penders, Editor-in-Chief said. “A Deep Thing delivers on all three.”
“A Deep Thing” will be available as an ebook worldwide for $5.99 on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Itunes, Kobo, Google Play and BookStrand and print book for $15.99. Release date 12-19-2016. Pre-order available now on Amazon, Itunes and Kobo.
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She held the unusual memory stick in her hand before plugging it into the side of her computer. Black rubber surrounded the stick like the rubber on an underwater camera.
Here goes. She watched it upload. Let’s see what this is all about.
Ten documents labeled by date flashed on her computer screen.
Six documents dated years before Tim and Kendall met; the other four ranged from the beginning of their relationship to one dated three days before Tim died.
Inhaling deeply, she touched her mouse, pulling down to the right and clicking without hesitation on the last icon, a video file. She squeezed her eyes to hold back tears as Tim’s face filled the screen. The background was the upstairs office over the garage. She hit play.
A.K. Smith is the author of debut fiction novel, “A Deep Thing” (12-19-2016 from the Wild Rose Press). A.K has lived in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, North Carolina, Ohio, Indiana, Arizona and abroad in London and Mexico. She loves all things jungly, beachy and mysterious. Her mission is to write thrillers, suspense, and romance, that have the power to make you stay up late.
A new scuba diver, she counts diving in a cenote (underwater caves in the Yucatan) and surviving– one of her biggest achievements. Mexico has a special place in her heart; it’s where she escaped after walking out on Corporate America and where she fell in love on a sailboat. She is a graduate of Shippensburg University (BA) and has a Master of Arts from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. A.K. has written for various national and international publications and blogs including Flight Network, Examiner.com and has been a monthly travel columnist for Rocky Point Times Newspaper for the last six years. Published in various print publications including two cover features in Mexico Living Magazine she continues to trek the world to experience off-the-beaten-road destinations.
A.K. loves seeing the world; Her goal is to step foot on every continent on Planet Earth (maybe even the moon)—she’s slowly getting there. She treasures her family, friends, and kindness.