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“Praesidium incorporates the best qualities of the thriller genre; mysteries unraveled, characters in disguise, heart-pounding action and young heroines who are fierce with reality.” -Sara Connell, Author of Bringing in Finn, Ted X Speaker, and Founder of Sara Connell Coaching & Thought Leader Academy. 

Chicago, Illinois, August 18, 2022, Praesidium, the much anticipated first installment of The Shadows in the Wind Trilogy is finally here, and it ranked as the best new release in two Science Fiction & Fantasy categories on Amazon. Praesidium was also recently chosen for a feature in the Aug/Sep issue of LUX magazine. Once again, McKinley Aspen demonstrates why she is called a master wordsmith. Fans of the author will not be disappointed, as she has had nothing but rave reader reviews.

As the story unfolds, Kathryn Bek gets the chance of a lifetime: a job offer right out of college, and in New York City, where adventure lies around every corner. Believing she is recruited for her marketing prowess; she is excited by the prospect of her new job in the intelligence sector. All is not what it seems, before long, Kathryn and her new team are thrown into a world of mystery, murder, and magic. As the team rushes around the world, untangling the web of lies, she finds that her past may be the key to protecting her, and the world’s future.

Will she be able to confront her fuzzy past to unlock the secrets within herself? Can her team rise to the challenge and stop the Paolucci Crime Family before they unleash havoc upon the globe? Who will endure, the Kathryn of the past, or that of the future?

Reader Testimonials always tell the story. This is what Patrick J Butler, a Verified Reader, had to say, “5.0 out of 5 stars A Must Read. Could not put this down. Fantastic novel.”

Dom Ninette, a Verified Reader, wrote, “5.0 out of 5 stars. Beautiful Cover and Amazing story…what an edge-of-your-seat story. I could not put this book down over the weekend.”

About The Author:

McKinley Aspen is a writer who lives in the United States. In addition to the normal family shenanigans, McKinley has a busy schedule as the Chief Dog Walker to Otis the puppy dog. She is a graduate of both University of Chicago and Elmhurst University.

For complete information, visit: https://mckinleyaspen.com/

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