Shreveport, LA (PRWEB) November 14, 2014
“A Man in Control,” the tenth book by Louisiana author and award-winning poet Harry E. Gilleland, Jr., has now been published as an e-book and is now available at Amazon’s Kindle Store. The fiction novel, which is in the crime/murder genre, tells a contemporary story about David Wynthers, a microbiology professor who needs to control all aspects of his life. Dave’s life is thrown into turmoil by the death of his wife. A cascade of events follows that Dave struggles to cope with – murder, mystery, terrorists tracking him, sudden wealth, a female police detective, and the FBI. Can Dave maintain control of the events swirling around him?
“A Man in Control” touches upon several topics in today’s current events, including Muslim terrorists and the Ebola virus used as a component of a new biological weapon. The life of a university microbiology professor is thrown into chaos when his wife dies in a skiing accident. A series of events involves Dave Wynthers in murder, being tracked by Muslim terrorists, a mystery, the acquisition of sudden wealth, the FBI, and an intriguing local detective. Against this backdrop of mystery and intrigue, the story also delves into the murky depths of relationship drama due to Dave’s need to control all aspects of his life. The novel takes the reader on an entertaining ride.
Gilleland’s newest novel is his second in the Mystery, Thriller, Suspense, Crime Fiction genre. His “Zack’s Choice” novel has remained upon the Amazon Best Seller Rank Top 100 List for the Kindle Store > Kindle ebook > Mystery, Thriller, Suspense > Crime Fiction > Heist for months.
“A Man in Control” is the tenth book published by Shreveport author and poet Harry E. Gilleland, Jr. Gilleland's previously published books include: "Poetry For the Common Man: Storoems and Poems", 2003; "Gilleland Poetry: Storoems and Poems", 2005; "Bob the Dragon Slayer", 2005; "White Lightning Road", 2006; "Poetic Musings of an Old, Fat Man", 2008; “Aldric & Anneliese”, 2011; “Poetry Books Don’t Sell!”, 2012; “A Wandering Warrior”, 2013; and “Zack’s Choice”, 2014.
“A Man in Control” is available online as an e-book at The Kindle Store at Amazon.com http://www.amazon.com/Man-Control-Harry-Gilleland-ebook/dp/B00P1KBEEA/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1414705596&sr=1-1&keywords=a+man+in+control “A Man in Control” will become available soon as a 6” x 9” trade paperback book that can be ordered online through Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble.com, and other booksellers or ordered through local bookstores.
Author Bio: Harry E. Gilleland, Jr. is 70 years old and a southerner by birth and by inclination. Born and raised in Macon, Georgia, he now resides in Shreveport, Louisiana with his beloved wife, Linda. Harry retired in 2004 from a career as a Professor of Microbiology at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport and now devotes himself full-time to his writing. A writer of both poetry and prose, Harry has now published his tenth book.
Title: "A Man in Control" by Harry E. Gilleland, Jr., ASIN: B00P1KBEEA, published October 29, 2014, by CreateSpace, 204 pages in print paperback format (51,020 words), e-book retail price at Kindle Store is $2.99. This novel is intended for older teenage and adult readers. "A Man in Control” is a mystery/thriller/suspense/crime/murder genre book.
Author: Harry E. Gilleland, Jr., Shreveport author and award-winning poet.