Award winning poet, Justin Eggen, has released his long awaited new book, Adahy. This time, the former Marine sought to expand his literary repertoire with a delve into historical fiction. As a result, his book creates a sprawling world based loosely on colonial times.
Eggen told us he had been working on the story for quite a while. Although, he feels the wait will be worth it, and is excited for people to read Adahy. Eggen also hinted at the appearance of both better known, and lesser known, historical figures. Furthermore, that military enthusiasts would get a real treat with some notable locations, and characters, from martial history.
This marks Eggen’s seventh book, and it is by far the longest. The combat veteran told us this was the first book in a planned trilogy. Additionally, that he enjoyed the research that accompanied writing a book based in colonial times. Also stating that this was a vastly different experience from writing his poetry books, which can be viewed by clicking here.
The Florida native confessed to us that he already has big plans for the next book, but still enjoys the feeling of finishing the first. Eggen will be conducting a book signing tour throughout the summer, and into early fall. Justin said he will announce the dates and locations through his social channels. Order Adahy on Amazon by clicking here.
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