Rough Diamond - Cover


Rough Diamond

by Ernest Bywater

Copyright© 2010 by Ernest Bywater

Action/Adventure Story: An Australian schoolboy discovers he can move small objects with his mind. His family moves to Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA and he uses his special skill to 'win' money at casinos. His exceptional skills at winning bring him some unwanted attention from some people, including the Department of Homeland Security. He objects to their actions and soon a state of war exists between his family and the DHS (and the people behind them). The odds are heavily in favour of one side - but which side?

Tags: Coming of Age   Crime   Drama   Politics   School   Violence   War   Workplace   Rags to Riches   Science Fiction   Extra Sensory Perception   Young Adult  


Cover Art

The image used is from the cover art page. The manipulation and adding of text is by Ernest Bywater. All rights to the final cover image reserved by the copyright owners.

16 September 2019 version

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