Can One Escape From Paradise?

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Author Walter F. Wild’s Gripping Novel Spins an Irresistible Web of Suspense, Murder, Danger, Action, and Adventure

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Readers can brace themselves for a suspenseful rollercoaster ride as Xlibris announced today the release of author Walter F. Wild’s Escape from Paradise. Riveting from the first page to the last, this deeply-woven fiction that manages to be both vibrant and cerebral—an enticing book laced with fabulous characters, witty dialogue, and unforgettable scenes

Escape from Paradise is a blend of action and suspense ignited by a clash of values that erupts in a battle between two psychologists in Hawaii. Dr. Carter, a psychologist, so strives to transform Oahu into a community of love and equality that, to conceal illegal methods, he resorts to terror and murder. Patients seeking protection from Carter rouse psychologist Dr. Steadman to oppose him. While Steadman seeks to expose Carter and protect his patients, Carter tries to kill Steadman. After skirmishes on streets, beaches, underwater, and in jungles, action culminates at a meeting to honor Carter. But beyond this scene, there are more that the readers need to know and which they will find out in this engrossing book.

Escape from Paradise is like a complete immersion in a colorful new world where readers will be surprised and convincingly entertained. For more information on this book, log on to

About the Author
Dr. Walter F. Wild was born and raised in Hawaii. After graduating from Punahou School, he received a BA from Yale University. Then he went to Korea as a counter intelligence agent. He received an MBA from Stanford University, before getting a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Rochester. He practiced Psychology in Hawaii in a state hospital, a private hospital, and a medical clinic before starting his private practice. This background and service as Chairman of the Professional Standards Review Committee and President of the Hawaii Psychological Association form a natural background for Escape from Paradise.

ESCAPE FROM PARADISE * by Walter F. Wild, Ph.D.
Publication Date: November 11, 2009
Trade Paperback; $19.99; 304 pages; 978-1-4415-6427-6
Trade Hardback; $29.99; 304 pages; 978-1-4415-6428-3

Members of the media who wish to review this book may request a complimentary paperback copy by contacting the publisher at (888) 795-4274 x. 7479. To purchase copies of the book for resale, please fax Xlibris at (610) 915-0294 or call (888) 795-4274 x. 7876.

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