Please join authors Dirk, Wolfgang, and Mimmi Beck to celebrate their new historical fiction novel, The Maui Quest, available at amazon.com/books and locally at Mostly Books in Gig Harbor
The Maui Quest (currently available on amazon.com/books) by D.W.M.
Beck (pen name for Dirk, Wolfgang, and Mimmi Beck)
island of Maui.
A lost secret.
An oral chant involving Captain Cook.
A young man following the footsteps of his family around the island and into
Will Maui reveal her centuries-old secrets?
Will Kai find what
In this thriller-travelogue, a young man's journey to deliver
his father's ashes becomes a mad search when an oral chant suggests a valuable
artifact may be hidden near an ancestral altar. As Kai races to find his
family's sacred sites, he must navigate between the worlds of art theft, resort
development, family secrets, and Hawaiian ethnic identity. The book is both the
coming-of-age story of a young man, and the story of Maui itself --- the radical
transformations of the culture, religion, and landscape of one of the world's
most beloved islands.