C. Courtney Joyner is going to be visiting our Galaxy for the release of Nemo Rising, a continuation of the adventures of Captain Nemo of 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea fame! Plucked from death row by President Grant, Nemo is enlisted to hunt down sea monsters along the Atlantic Coast.
Joyner has previously worked as a screenwriter and director for such titles as The Offspring, Prison, Nautilus, Guilty as Charged, and William Shatner’s Fright Night. He has also contributed to non-fiction books about John Ford, H.P. Lovecraft, and horror. He is a member of the Western Writers of America, the Horror Writers Association, and the International Thriller Writers.
An exciting sequel to the Captain Nemo adventures enjoyed by millions in Jules Verne's 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
Sea monsters are sinking ships up and down the Atlantic Coast. Enraged that his navy is helpless against this onslaught and facing a possible World War as a result, President Ulysses S. Grant is forced to ask for assistance from the notorious Captain Nemo, in Federal prison for war crimes and scheduled for execution.
Grant returns Nemo's submarine, the infamous Victorian Steampunk marvel Nautilus, and promises a full Presidential pardon if Nemo hunts down and destroys the source of the attacks. Accompanied by the beautiful niece of Grant's chief advisor, Nemo sets off under the sea in search of answers. Unfortunately, the enemy may be closer than they realize...