He s a hard drinking, philandering American engineer She s a prim and proper African professor Their improbable romance begins with a chance encounter on the streets of Nairobi, and soon develops into passionate ardor Unaware of the consequences that their love affair will bring in the future, they soon find themselves caught up in the tumult of Kenyan politics, trappedHe s a hard drinking, philandering American engineer She s a prim and proper African professor Their improbable romance begins with a chance encounter on the streets of Nairobi, and soon develops into passionate ardor Unaware of the consequences that their love affair will bring in the future, they soon find themselves caught up in the tumult of Kenyan politics, trapped in the center of a government scandal, and an incredible odyssey through the wilderness of the northern frontier is their only way out More than a love story, Journey Towards a Falling Sun tells of a heroic struggle against all odds and a search for cultural identity in a rapidly changing Africa.a gripping journey through East Africa lminates in a thrilling conclusion that this reviewer believes will take the reader by surprise Journey Towards a Falling Sun is thoroughly recommended reading Reviewed By Jeffrey Brooke Stewart for Readers FavoriteOccasionally witty, at times heart warming, Journey Towards a Falling Sun is a novel filled with interesting and suspenseful situations a first hand look at a fascinating continent that is still woefully misunderstood by most of the worldReviewed By Lit Amri for Readers Favorite
Journey Towards a Falling Sun He s a hard drinking philandering American engineer She s a prim and proper African professor Their improbable romance begins with a chance encounter on the streets of Nairobi and soon develops into
Book read and reviewed on request of authorI wish I could give this book than 5 stars N Lombardi is now at the top of my author favorites I won t miss anything this man writes.First of all, the title is amazing Journey Towards a Falling Sun with the picture of the desolate beauty of East Africa is enough to make a reader hungry to get to what s inside The novel is the story of Daryl Loomis, an ex pat American living and working in Kenya in the late 1970 s early 80 s He s responsible for the dri [...]
Loved it, loved it, loved it I really loved it I was so engrossed with this story It was different than any book I have ever read There s so much to this book, beside the poignant romance and breathtaking adventure, a fascinating culture in a land of extremes, with political intrigue towards the end I laughed, I cried, and felt the warmth of these characters I will definitely read this book again for a second time around A story that really touched my heart I will be looking for other works from [...]
N Lombardi Jr author of The Plain of Jars has once again written an amazing novel Journey Towards a Falling Sun has brought to life not only a magnificent cast of characters, but also a blossoming love story mixed with political intrigue that results in a precarious trek through the harsh desert on the Kenya frontier I found myself rooting for this heroic couple as they battle the odds to gain a happy life From the very beginning the author s words give the reader a feeling of involvement in the [...]
Love And Suspense In The African DesertJourney Towards a Falling Sun by N Lombardi Jr is an amazing story that mixes love, suspense, and social issues of today Politics, different cultures and intrigue combine to captivate readers not only to the passionate characters but also to the African landscape as described so vividly throughout the novel.The author has done an wonderful job with his story line, characterization and the beautiful setting This isn t just a love story or suspense, it is an [...]
An inspiring love story amid politics, cultures of today.Lots of travel and adventures, I loved it Will recommend this book to everyone I have also added a new author to my already growing list
Breathtaking , awesome Top shelf You couldn t go wrong with a N Lombardi Jr Book.
This novel is the story of an ex pat American living and working in Kenya in the late 1970 s to early 80 s He meets the love of his life in Amonee, a music teacher at an American school in Kenya I loved his descriptions of the areas of Kenya that the author writes about Very visual It also goes into the corrupt nature of African governments and the killing off of differing African cultures I skipped through some of the African political parts as I know I ll never remember any of it anyway His de [...]
I received a free copy of this book in exchange for my honest review I loved the author s first book, and I wasn t disappointed at all by this one, his second The story had plenty of action, with a sweet romance woven in, and a surprise ending that I won t reveal except it made me very emotional.