Praise for Race for the Flash Stone from Kirkus Reviews

A solid follow-up to the series that answers many questions. “In this follow-up to Book 1, Donoghue similarly provides an Indiana Jones–like mélange of archaeology, treasure, villains, jungles, and ancient science. (Although it’s possible to follow this book as a stand-alone volume, it’ll make more sense read in sequence.) His characters are well-defined, important in…

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Race for the Flash Stone now available in paperback from Amazon

I’m pleased to announce the paperback edition of Race for the Flash Stone is now available for purchase from amazon.com. Later this week, the paperback edition will also be available for purchase through Barnes & Noble’s web site and for orders through Barnes & Noble retail stores. I also expect to publish a hardback edition…

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Race for the Flash Stone is officially released!

I am pleased to announce the official release of Race for the Flash Stone, the second book in The Anlon Cully Chronicles series. The book is currently available to purchase and download for Kindle, Nook, iBook, and Kobo e-readers/apps. The paperback and hardback editions of Race for the Flash Stone will be available in the…

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Many thanks to the Hyatt Regency, Indian Wells, CA!

Many thanks to the Hyatt Regency, Indian Wells, CA, for the thoughtful and unexpected welcome yesterday! I’m not sure how they made the connection, but someone here read Shadows of the Stone Benders and the hotel created a welcome gift complete with the Master Stone etching and a bucket of IPA’s sure to be Anlon…

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Sneak Preview of Race for the Flash Stone front cover art

Greetings fans & friends, I am excited to share the front cover art for the upcoming Race for the Flash Stone, the second installment in The Anlon Cully Chronicles, targeted for release in late April 2017.   Copyright © 2017, K. Patrick Donoghue. All rights reserved. Yes, the cone-shaped object depicted on the cover is…

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NEW update on Race for the Flash Stone

Dear patient fans, I have good news and bad news to share. The good news…I am damn close to finishing Race for the Flash Stone! The bad news… Race for the Flash Stone will be released in late April, not late February as I originally hoped. I know this will come as a disappointment to…

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The music that inspired Race for the Flash Stone climax

I received a lot of feedback from my previous post about the music that inspired the relationship between Anlon and Pebbles in Shadows of the Stone Benders, so I thought you might like to hear the song that inspired the climax scene of Race for the Flash Stone. Though I haven’t yet written the climax…

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Music as a source of inspiration

For me, music is a source of inspiration for my writing. As an example, when I started writing Shadows of the Stone Benders in early December 2015, I was flying home from a California business trip late one night and was texting with my 16 y.o. son. via the plane’s wifi service. I asked him…

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