Captain Fin

This is a beautifully written story of a child’s happiness and precious memories that get blurred over time by secrets, lies and spiraling events. A family broken by betrayal.

About The Book

Hannah Gunner, once a carefree child, is faced with secrets, lies, and betrayal. A life-changing event during her adolescent years forces her to confront a past that she no longer recognizes. Now, questioning everything she thought she knew, Hannah struggles with the person she is supposed to be! With the help of her boyfriend, Grayson Parks, nicknamed Cash, and her closest friend, Lindsey, they discover several clues that may hold the missing links to her life.

A tattered box filled with worn-out letters holds some of the answers that she needs, but not all of them! With an assist from her aunt and a visitor from her past, Hannah manages to track down the only person in the world who can answer her questions–the Captain! Why did those closest to her lie in the first place? Will Hannah ever find the answers that she needs to bring her peace? Suspenseful, engaging, and with twists and turns that make it impossible to put down, this is a book filled with surprises!

Readers say

” This is a beautifully written story of a child’s happiness and precious memories that get blurred over time by secrets, lies and spiraling events. A family broken by betrayal. “

Amazon reviewer

” You have to buy this book and experience Amanda’s writing! She is so good about making you feel what her characters feel. It’s like you are right there next to them experiencing everything they’re going through. “

Amazon Reviewer

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Amanda M Thrasher

About the Author

Award-Winning Author Amanda M. Thrasher was born in England, moved to Texas and resides there still. She’s the author of children’s books including picture books, middle-grade chapter books, and young adult pieces. She also wrote a graphic novel for the Texas Municipal Courts Education Center, Driving on the Right Side of the Road program (DRSR), titled What If . . . A Story of Shattered Lives, which was adapted into a reader’s theater.Amanda is a speaker, conducts workshops, writes a blog, and contributes to an online magazine. She’s a multiple International Readers’ Favorite Book Gold award medal winner for YA- Social Issues and YA- Coming of Age, and a multiple Gold Recipient of The Mom’s Choice Awards® for YA- General Fiction, and Early Reader Chapter Books. She also won a New Apple Literary Award for YA- General Fiction, and an NTBF award for YA- General Fiction.The Mom’s Choice Awards® (MCA) evaluates products and services created for children, families, and educators. The program is globally recognized for establishing the benchmark of excellence in family-friendly media, products, and services. The organization is based in the United States and has reviewed thousands of entries from more than 55 countries. Around the world, parents, educators, retailers, and members of the media look for the MCA mother-and-child Honoring Excellence seal of approval when selecting quality products and services for children and families.The International Readers’ Favorite is one of the largest book review and award contest sites. They have earned the respect of renowned publishers like Random House, Simon & Schuster, and Harper Collins, and have received the “Best Websites for Authors” and “Honoring Excellence” awards from the Association of Independent Authors. They are also fully accredited by the BBB (A+ rating), which is a rarity among Book Review and Book Award Contest companies.The NTBF, North Texas Book Festival, assists schools and public libraries with literacy programs in North Texas. Since its inception, it has awarded more than $45,000.00 in grants to deserving programs.As Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Progressive Rising Phoenix Press, she assists other authors with their work and shares her writing process and publishing experience with them. Amanda has just completed a novel, CAPTAIN FIN, which is based on a screenplay by director and producer Kevin James O’Neill. Show Less

Captain Fin

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