Charles Anderson’s newest thriller sends the precocious Carlson teenage twins after their brother’s murderer as they find their first loves and suffer their first broken hearts.
Farmville, VA, United States., January 21, 2014 - (PressReleasePoint) - Author Charles C. Anderson announced today the release of Blue Farm, published by Outskirts Press. The third book in his award winning Farm series, the family saga of the Virginia Carlsons, Anderson’s newest thriller starts with a kidnapping and a murder that are only the first lethal threats to the Carlson clan, whose twin teenage prodigies, Jack and Ava Carlson, plan their own justice.
Preparedness is a way of life for the uniquely talented Carlson family, and their daily activities on their four thousand acre Virginia plantation are anything but routine. Andy Carlson, the father of the clan, is an emergency room physician and a former Navy SEAL. His wife Lindsey is a former CIA operative. After having seen thousands of helpless children die in the streets during Middle Eastern conflicts, they have trained their twins, Jack and Ava, to be warriors, not victims.
When their handicapped five year old son, Peewee, is kidnapped, Andy and Lindsey immediately pay the ransom, but days later the family finds Peewee’s body buried in their own family cemetery. They receive a message that he is only the first Carlson to be targeted. Andy and Lindsey fear enemies from their previous lives.
Father, mother and the twins join forces to track down the murderers and bring them to justice. Along the way Jack and Ava defend their own lives, stumble onto their first loves, and suffer their first broken hearts. Ultimately, they face the horror of who killed their brother.
The plantation depicted in the Farm series has been the author’s family home since 1743, and novelist Anderson is an expert on Colonial Virginia, the Civil War, limestone caves and military weapons and installations, all key elements in his fascinating Farm thrillers.
Blue Farm is available on-line in a paperback edition through Amazon and Barnes and Noble and at www.outskirtspress.com/bookstore for a maximum trade discount in quantities of ten or more.
Format: 6 x 9 paperback cream ISBN: 978-1-4787-2208-3 SRP: $15.95
6 x 9 hardback with jacket 978-1-4787-2210-6 $23.95
Kindle $ 4.99
NOOK $ 4.99
iPad $ 4.99
Genre: Fiction/thriller/action and adventure/romance
About the author:
Dr. Anderson is a retired naval officer, an emergency physician, a critical care physician, and a weapons specialist. He is an expert on Colonial Virginia, the Civil War, limestone caves, and military installations in Hampton Roads, Virginia, all key subjects in this novel. The plantation depicted in this book has been his family’s home since 1743. His first book, The Farm, was awarded the 2013 Readers View Reviewers Choice Award and the 2013 Next Generation Indie Book Award. The second and third books, Nuclear Farm and Blue Farm, are being released together, with more books to follow in this series.
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Charles C. Anderson M.D.
106 Anderson Trail
Farmville VA 23901
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