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Friday, September 6, 2019

What Is Your Life in the Mirror? First-Time Author Releases Novel Based on Realistic Life Experiences

Mirrors of Life by Neal Owens

Bookcover and author, Neal Owens

Nationwide — Within the pages of Neal Owen’s debut novel, Mirrors of Life ($14.95, paperback, 9781733150309; $4.99, ebook, 9781733150323), the author uses conversation, drama, family structure, romance, suspense and philosophy to tell the story of how important family relationship are, and how community and faith are important building blocks.

Brief Synopsis

An African-American woman guides her children to avoid the pitfalls of their hardship environment and leap over the systematic roadblocks that confine many to juvenile delinquency.

This riveting tale of faith and perseverance leads to intrigue when her spiritually inclined and ambitious son, Derrick, attempts to build a civic-minded conglomerate that undercuts the retail and gas prices. Surrounded by fierce opposition that includes people of his race, can Derrick prevail against the powers that be? And if so, how?

Editorial Review

Upcoming Author Events:

* September 3, 2019 @ 7:00pm: Reading and Book Signing @ Scuppernong Books in Greensboro, NC.

* October 5, 2019 @ 11:00am-5:00pm: The Charleston African-American Book Festival in Charleston, SC. Keynote speaker, Nikki Giovanni.

* October 12, 2019 @ 2:00pm (Tentative Date and Time): Book Signing @ Harambee Book store in Alexandria, Va.

* November 2, 2019 @ 10:00am-1:00pm: Author Festival @ High Point, NC, Public Library.

Mirrors of Life is available online at OwensPublishing.com, Amazon.com, BarnesandNoble.com, and print-on-demand at bookstores.