In the midst of chaos and order, stands the long drawn war between angels and demons. An unknown tyrant, Manfred Croft, walks the very earth to bring the world to an end. A hero, Caspar Socrates with a bleak past is the planet’s last hope. He is a hunter, a watchful guardian. He understands evil because …
Will he ever be able to unlock himself ?
Will he be able to prevent the rise of the Morningstar?
Kevin: I am Kevin Solomon Missal. I am 16 years old. I am in 12th grade. I love writing and reading books. I like fantasy as genre. I act in school plays and win prizes.
Tricia: When did you begin writing?
Tricia: Describe your writing process. Do you plot or write by the seat of your pants? When and where do you write?
Kevin: I write in my room. I listen to Jim Morrison or David Bowie sometimes. I write when I am bored or angry or filled with emotions that I am not able to contain in my vessel. I make my story and plot, while walking here and there for almost two-three hours. I do not aim for how many pages or words I’ll write. I just write till I get tired.
Tricia: Can you tell us about your most recent release?
Kevin: “UNLOCKED” my second book is based on Christian mythology that deals with Caspar Socrates who is trying to rid off the demons from Earth as well as the demons who are within him. The novel features Lucifer Morningstar, Archangel Michael and most Biblical characters. It all takes place in an urban setting.
Tricia: How did you get the idea for the book?
Kevin: I was just sitting and thinking that Christian Mythology was cool and needs to be read by more people. No one tries it very much, except for few authors and I thought it would be awesome if I show a twist to the characters.
Tricia: If you could recommend just one of your books to my readers, which book would you choose?
Kevin: My second book, Unlocked.
Tricia: Of all your characters, which one is your favorite? Why?
Kevin: Caspar Socrates is my favorite as he is dark, complex, and sarcastic, masking his true emotions so people couldn’t know who he is or what he is.
Tricia: What was the most challenging aspect of writing your book?
Kevin: I think that an entire process of writing a book is a challenge. It’s not the parts. It’s the entire thing
Tricia: What would you like to tell us about your book or your writing that someone wouldn’t discover during a casual review of your blurb or website?
Kevin: I give a philosophical touch to my book that has a very subtle meaning.
Tricia: What is your primary goal as an author?
Kevin: To let my writing reach to public is my goal. To let them enjoy what they read.
Tricia: Which authors have inspired your writing?
Kevin: Charles Dickens, Cassandra Clare.
Tricia: What projects are you currently working on?
Kevin: It’s on Hindu Mythology. It’s something different.
Tricia: What advice would you offer to new or aspiring authors?
Kevin: Write what you want to write. Don’t let people or society limit your thoughts. Just write what you think and get ready for heavy criticisms.
Kevin is a 16 year old high school student living in New Delhi,India. He published his first book at the age of fourteen. He is fan of Greek mythology and thriller movies He enjoys reading, writing and going on long walks. He has an interest in psychology and journalism. He is also a budding actor. He juggles studies, friends and his writing career. Kevin mainly writes fantasy, fiction and thriller stories.
His first novel, Damien Black: Battle of the Lost ages was essentially a 14-year old’s summer vacation project. Kevin took two months to pen down his debut novel. It is a heroic fantasy, inspired by Greek mythology.
Unlocked is his recently published novel. It deals with Christian Mythology. It was released on 30th June. It is published by Vamptasy Publishing.