SPARKY AND THE KING
by Dan Baldwin
Dan Baldwin’s new thriller, SPARKY AND THE KING is now available in paperback and as an ebook. It’s 1960. Elvis Presley is just out of the army and planning a comeback concert where he got his first big break – The Louisiana Hayride. The local Klan has a hired a professional hit man to assassinate “the King” in the hopes of killing the “race music” called rock ‘n’ roll. The Mob sees big money in rock ‘n’ roll and orders the best-conected associate on the Gulf Coast to prevent the killing – a Dallas t owner named Jack Ruby. Who will get to Elvis first- the sophisticated assassin or the frightened and embittered gunman? Follow their parallel courses in SPARKY AND THE KING at Amazon.com & smashwords.com.
Taken from The Write Word, the newsletter of The Society of Southwestern Authors Vol 43, No. 6 December 2014/ January 2015