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A King in a Court of Fools – new in humorous fiction

Title: A King in a Court of Fools

 Author: Larry Enright (author of the best seller, Four Years from Home)

 Release date: First published as a serial novel from April 2011 through August 2011. Paperback and eBook release – 09/10/2011

Purchase information: Available in eBook for 99¢ and paperback for $10.95. Click for details to Purchase or sample A King in a Court of Fools.

 Genre: Humorous Fiction, nostalgia, coming of age.

 Length: 44,000 words

 Appropriate for ages: 10 to 91

Synopsis: A King in a Court of Fools begins with a book — The Book of Tom — a journal writing assignment from Tom Ryan’s sixth-grade teacher, Sister Jeanne Lorette. That’s what she called it anyway. Tom called it punishment. In it, he chronicles the adventures of the Caswell Gang, a group of siblings and friends with two things in common — their love of adventure and their allegiance to Tom, their king.

The 1950s book was misplaced a long time ago, and all the children have since grown up, but Tom’s youngest brother, Harry still remembers it and retells for us one of its many stories in a nostalgic, heartwarming, and humorous way that brings the 1950s to life. The serial published weekly and now available in book form, was followed by thousands and received an overwhelming positive response. It appeals to children and adults alike and will have you wishing for adventure, too.

About the book: A King in a Court of Fools, originally published as a serial novel, is Larry Enright’s second published work. Read by thousands each week, it is humorous, nostalgic fiction about kids growing up in the 1950s and has been already enjoyed by ages ten through ninety-one. It is available in both eBook and paperback from Barnes & Noble and Amazon.com. Click for details to Purchase or sample A King in a Court of Fools.

About the author: Larry Enright was born to Irish Catholic first-generation immigrants and raised in Pittsburgh. After college, he moved to the Philadelphia area where for the past 40 years he has filled his life with many careers including musician, teacher, programmer, researcher, and writer. He has written three other novels, including the best-selling Four Years from Home. Visit Larry Enright’s site.

 

 

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