Today, February 1, 2022, marks the publication of Catacombia: Grimorga Awakens, the second novel in my fantasy trilogy for young readers, written under the pseudonym R.L. Ferguson. The first book told the story of a teenager called Sam who is unexpectedly plunged into a secret realm hidden deep underground.
Here’s the blurb for the second volume:
Deep underground lies an ancient city of wonder and magic: Catacombia. But a dark secret lies slumbering in this subterranean realm, for the power-hungry demon Grimorga is seeking to rule the hidden city for herself.
Seeking to subjugate the Catacombians, Grimorga has hatched a diabolical plan, and there is only one person who can stand against her – thirteen-year-old Sam. Together with his girlfriend, Ella, he makes his stand against the followers of Grimorga. But those loyal to the demon will do everything in their power to see their queen rise …
First publication is in German translation by Ravensburger, on Feb 1, 2022, under the title Catacombia: Grimorgas Erwachen.