This suspense-filled pseudo-religious action packed novel follows a female protagonist's quest for the Seventh Diamond. Marvella Fonda's with a privileged lifestyle receives a rude awakening when during her post-graduate year in college as a student of archeology and anthropology, found out that by virtue of her ancestry, she is the Chosen One to locate and retrieve a precious stone called the Seventh Diamond. The Seventh Diamond has its origin and source traceable to a myth surrounding the post-crucifixion of Jesus Christ of Nazareth. It is believed to possess religious and magical powers needed for the good and development of mankind in the 21st century. However, Marvella has a tough task ahead as many other individuals as well as powerful organizations are also interested in possessing this stone at all cost. Within a space of a few months, her world is turned upside down as events relating to the search for the Seventh Diamond take on frightening and dangerous dimensions. Marvella finds herself involved in a quest that becomes so fraught with challenges at each stage that she is unable to distinguish friend from foe as she faces a series of betrayals from known friends while also forging new and loyal acquaintances. Her quest for the Seventh Diamond takes her from America through transits in Rome, Paris, Istanbul and London as well as arid and hostile territories in Israel, Jordan and Egypt. It is better left for the reader to do a first-hand reading in order to better appreciate this narrative. The plot is full of hair raising suspense and intrigues and falls into the category of un-put-down-able. This is hallmark of a novelist who is a master storyteller.
THE SEVENTH DIAMOND
New Age Publishing