by Andres Mann (Author)
In this exciting, action-packed sequel to “Tess Awakening” Tess and Jake continue their epic struggle against the fascinating villain Amir. Aided by Jake, Carmen and their colleagues, Tess must face vicious attacks motivated by Amir’s continuing obsession with her. When Amir kidnaps her son, Tess and her friends respond by drawing on their skills as fierce warriors. In the end, tragedy is only redeemed by a poignant resolution.
Andres Mann was an Army Officer and a business executive. He graduated with degrees in Political Science and International Relations and published three management books and various business articles.
The Tess adventure novels are based on real contemporary events and explore the challenges posed by international political developments and the issues that professional women face in today’s world. The setting of the stories starts with the second Gulf War in Iraq and continues up to the current era.
Andy had the good fortune to meet remarkable people from all over the world, most of them good, others not so much. Some were extraordinarily talented, able to perform well in multiple endeavors. The novels are based on the actions of real people he observed dealing with challenging situations. He believes that it is interesting to understand multi-faceted personalities that are fascinating and sometimes evil, making it difficult to make quick judgments about right and wrong.
Action, intrigue, deceit, obsession, sensuality, the use of wealth to achieve one’s goals, the struggle between good and evil are a constant theme.