The Six Kingdoms
The High King of Carraig
About the Book
Kings are sometimes crowned into greatness, wealth, and peace. However, for Prince John, this was not the case. Decisions regarding allies come quick. Invasion is on the rise and usurping is foreshadowing. A neighboring kingdom split by sea seeks aide. If getting involved is the answer, it could cause devastation to many families. Although, there are many warriors that have seen battle living in Carraig. The kings of the past were not rulers of always peaceful times. Therefore, the citizens remain ready for anything that may come their way. The younger generation has been raised in the arts of war and many long for it. There are plenty loyal to their beautiful kingdom and would die to defend it. This may not be the course of action that John wants to take. He loves his family and prefers peace and longevity of his people. But he may not have a choice……
About the Author
John T. McDonald was born in Florence Alabama. At three years old he moved to Crestline California, a small mountain community where he was raised. He graduated from Rim of the World High School and immediately joined the U.S. Navy. After six years of service and receiving multiple Navy and Marine Corp achievement medals, he was honorably discharged. John decided to further his education and began school as a history major at Southwestern College in San Diego California. After one year at Southwestern he transferred to Riverside California for athletic purposes. It was his two year stay at Riverside when he switched his major to English. He transferred one more time to the University of Phoenix in Arizona where he finished his academic career. John moved back to Crestline California and coached high school football for five years. He now resides at his birthplace in Florence Alabama.