The Secret Manuscript

The Secret Manuscript

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Edward Mullen By EdwardMullen Completed

From the author of Prodigy and The Art of the Hustle comes the highly anticipated third novel from Edward Mullen. Available now in eBook stores!

Working as a stock clerk in a small-town grocery store only served as a constant reminder that Ben Owen’s life was meaningless. After a series of devastating events stripped him of everything he had, Ben hit rock bottom. To swing luck in his favour, temptation beckoned him at every turn. He had the opportunity to regain not only what he had lost, but so much more. But Ben soon realized everything he gained came at a price.

At its core, The Secret Manuscript is a riveting tale about a broken human spirit triumphing in the face of adversity, by any means necessary.

- - Jul 11, 2015
I think you just described a job I once had... :-)  Great first chapter.
awriterwithnolife awriterwithnolife Mar 24, 2015
This makes me wonder whether 'living' and 'experiencing life' is a prerequisite for jotting down emotions one has not experienced. Struck a chord there. 
RookCJ RookCJ Jan 02, 2015
Woah! This is the very first time I read something from WP... And I was not wrong when I picked this! 2 Chapters only and I'm hooked.
sallygoetzke sallygoetzke Dec 24, 2014
A fire is a scary thing to experience.  This is an especially good way to grab a readers interest in yours story.
sallygoetzke sallygoetzke Dec 24, 2014
Chad really needs a comeuppance and perhaps Ben is the man for the job.