the first review of The Wanderess, by the
Huffington Post, click
A gothic mystery novel and story of passion and romance set
against the backdrop of a timeless Mediterranean landscape,
tells of the notorious adventurer Saul
and his passion for the beautiful Saskia, a mysterious young
orphan girl whom he meets and vows to protect as his child.
When Saul’s pursuit of pleasure and fortune gets tangled
with the quest of this “Wanderess”
for her long-lost friend and her own fortune, the two find themselves
on a picaresque path that leads them through Spain, France,
Italy and beyond; their adventures weaving them deeper and deeper
into a web of jealous passion, intrigue, betrayal, and finally,
is a love story, a novel of heroism,
friendship and romance, portraying the lives of two unsettled
vagabonds led by their own strange desires, mutual obsessions,
and one single fortune.
is the fifth novel by Roman Payne,
an author who pushes the boundaries of poetic language, imagination,
sexual charge, and psychological mystery—his prose bearing
always a timeless quality that transports the reader to far-away
lands and times.
For more information about the author and his previously published
novels, please visit: www.romanpayne.com.