J. L. Haynes is an exciting new author who compels the reader to experience a sense of mystery and adventure. With a keen interest in philosophy, myths, legends and the unexplained, he writes for both young and old, that they may ultimately discover or re-experience that place of wonder buried inside the heart.
Zara Hanson is a specialist asset of a clandestine agency that investigates mysterious phenomena. Asked to take on the most important mission of her life, should she accept it? With the mission accepted, the fate of humanity hangs in the balan [...]
My facebook author’s page for the novel Zara Hanson & The Mystery of the Painted Symbol is now up and running and is gaining a steady following. To check out the page here’s the link: https://www.facebook.com/ZaraHansonNovels The novel took some yea [...]
It is three o’clock in the morning. The time of the night owl. Zara is still up, holding a picture in her hands, a picture of a bench, but not just any old bench. She smiles, half biting her lip. “My bench, my very special bench… s [...]
‘Master Wang is a strange fellow. He’s full of riddles. I have no idea why I’m his only student. I like Meizhen though, we did some watercolor painting today. I miss you Dad.’ Zara reads her diary entry, and as she does a memo [...]
A parcel arrives, and attached to it a letter post-marked Beijing. It is quickly opened. Its contents eagerly read: Dearest Zara, I hope that this letter finds you before your trip to America. Are you eating well? I hear the air-quality in Londo [...]