Fantasy Adventure Novel
Back cover description:
One boy… One promise… A world of perilous adventure.
When J.R. Timble wakes to discover something unnatural has happened to him, he has no idea it’s the result of a majestic event that happens every 150 years, which has also awakened fierce adversaries who come hunting–for him. But when more jaw-dropping phenomena follow, J.R. soon realizes something sinister is at hand.
Overnight his simple life is shattered; a life-changing promise thrusts him into a new world of destiny, deadly peril and mystical forces. With only the clues from a mysterious local legend in the Redwood Forest, J.R. and his secret society friends must unlock and navigate an unknown realm in the real world and battle dark enemies unleashed by a villainous mastermind whose evil knows no limits.
Can J.R. fulfill the prophecy of the Whiffler’s Legend? His life–and the lives of children around the world may depend on it.
Fast-paced, humorous and amusing, Jicky Jack And The Ominous Promise is an adventurous tale that will lift you and stay with you even after you’ve turned the last page.
Winner of FWA’s Royal Palm Literary Award in Elementary/Middle Grade Fiction