In this stunning anthology of short stories from bestselling superhero author Matthew LeDrew, Xander Drew leaves his hometown in Maine on a coming-of-age trek across the continental United States. Every stop along the way yields thrills, surprises, adventure, and questions that leave the young hero wondering about his place in the world.
This book is a magnificent continuation of the Black Womb series, and acts as a bridge into the next stage of its lead characters life in the acclaimed Xander Drew series!
The Long Road
“I would readily recommend this book to anyone who has read the Black Womb series. Even those who haven’t read the series but want some insight into what it is all about could readily enjoy this novel” — Goodreads review
Matthew LeDrew holds an Honours Degree in English from the Memorial University of Newfoundland with a minor in Anthropology, and studied Journalism at College of the North Atlantic in Stephenville, Newfoundland. He was honoured to be a jury member of the 2018 NLBA awards.
He has written twenty novels for Engen Books: the ten book Coral Beach Casefiles series, The Long Road, Cinders, Sinister Intent, Faith, Family Values, Jacobi Street, Touch Your Nose, Infinity, The Tourniquet Reprisal, and Exodus of Angels the latter three of which with co-author Ellen Curtis.
He lives in St. Johns, Newfoundland.
Since 2007 he has traveled all over Canada promoting his work as well as teaching seminars on writing and publishing. He also helps young Newfoundland authors become published through Engen Books.