Bobby Ether Series, Book 2
Release Date: September 24, 2020
Publisher: Main Street Publishing
Deep in the rain forests of Guatemala, an ancient Mayan temple holds a
mythical secret. The legendary Fountain of Youth lies within, but not all
myths are fairy tales. The temple ruins have been seized by the Core, a
sinister cult determined to unlock the mysteries of immortality.
When their captured friends are spotted near the temple, Bobby and his
cousin Jinx must journey into the dark heart of the jungle to save them.
Harnessing their extraordinary abilities, the boys will undertake an epic
quest to fulfill a centuries-old prophecy.
Cut off from their allies, Bobby and Jinx combat supernatural barriers,
raging rivers, and deadly beasts. They’ll face savage natives,
vengeful ghosts, and ruthless mercenaries who can conjure a person’s darkest
Past and present will collide, with the power of eternity on the line. Can
Bobby fulfill the prophecy and lay the temple’s spirits to rest?
Other Books in the Bobby Ether Series:
Bobby Ether and the Jade Academy
Publisher: Koehler Books
Release Date: April 24, 2019
When sixteen-year-old Bobby Ether is abducted and brought to the secluded
Jade Academy in Tibet, monks teach him and other special students how to tap
into their Anima—the universal energy that connects all living things.
But the headmistress of the academy is secretly exploiting the students,
looking for genetic triggers to create a new breed of humans with
metaphysical abilities. As his powers increase, Bobby is thrust into a
cesspool of conspiracy, lies, and betrayal. A jade amulet left by his
clairvoyant grandfather may provide answers, but what exactly is his
family’s connection to this mysterious place?
Can Bobby master his talents in time to uncover the truth? If not, his
fate—and the fate of the entire Jade Academy—may be
Praise for Bobby Ether and the Jade Academy:
“Tragedy, mystery, and suspense make this scientific coming-of-age
story a fascinating read.” —Clarion 5-star review
“Bobby Ether and the Jade Academy is a thrilling action-packed
adventure you never want to end.” —IndieReader 4.5 stars
About the Author
Scott Boyer grew up in Santa Monica, CA and graduated from the Haas School
of Business at UC Berkeley in 1996. In 2008, he became fascinated with the
idea of blending young adult fantasy with new-age/spiritual fiction and
spent the next six years crafting his first novel, Bobby Ether and the
Academy, which won critical acclaim for blending Eastern spiritual
philosophies with a fun, fast-paced adventure style.
Disclaimer – I have not read this book so I cannot speak to its appropriateness for a K-12 Christian School library. I encourage librarians to read the book before making a purchasing decision.
I choose to share it because it does sound interesting. If you read it, let me know what you think.