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Trial and Redemption by Thomas Reilly is a Mystery and Suspense Event pick #suspense #ku #giveaway

Title: Trial and Redemption

Author: Thomas Reilly

Genre: Fiction, Suspense

Book Blurb:

WINNER OF THE LITERARY TITAN GOLD BOOK AWARD AMAZON BEST SELLER SCIENCE MEETS MAGIC… In his latest inspirational and suspenseful novel, Trial and Redemption, Reilly continues the saga of a mystical Janus key and its time-bending influence on 21st-century characters, first introduced in the award-winning Chasing Time. Disgraced scientist Brian Ellis finds an improbable ally in Julie, a college student trying to reset her life after a family tragedy. Guided by a Janus key with magical powers to predict future events, they embark on a crusade to bring a corrupt pharmaceutical executive to justice, prevent a medical tragedy, and restore peace to their shattered lives. However, Brian guards a dark secret that may imperil both their mission and their redemption. Filled with unexpected twists and turns, memorable characters, and heart-stopping suspense, Trial and Redemption is an emotive mix of medical and legal fiction with a touch of fantasy.


In Trial and Redemption, author Thomas Reilly masterfully blends the realms of science and magic, captivating readers with an exhilarating tale that continues the gripping narrative introduced in his award-winning novel, Chasing Time. With a mystical Janus key at its core, this suspenseful and inspirational novel takes readers on a captivating journey where the boundaries of reality blur.

The story revolves around Brian Ellis, a disgraced scientist burdened with regret, and Julie, a college student seeking solace in the aftermath of a devastating family tragedy. Their lives intertwine when an unlikely alliance forms, fueled by a Janus key possessing the extraordinary power to predict future events. United by a common purpose, they embark on a daring crusade, driven to bring a corrupt pharmaceutical executive to justice and avert an impending medical tragedy. However, Brian harbors a dark secret that threatens to unravel both their mission and their chances at redemption.

Reilly skillfully weaves a complex narrative filled with unexpected twists and turns, keeping readers on the edge of their seats. Every page offers a new revelation, immersing the reader in a world where science and magic coexist, crossing the lines between what is possible and what lies beyond our comprehension.

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What makes your featured book a must-read?

The fusion of medical and legal fiction with a touch of fantasy creates a unique and compelling backdrop for the story. Reilly seamlessly integrates these elements, ensuring that the scientific and magical aspects enhance the narrative rather than overpower it. The result is a seamless blend of genres that will captivate fans of thrillers, fantasy, and thought-provoking fiction alike.

Trial and Redemption is not merely a tale of suspense and intrigue; it also explores profound themes of personal growth, and the pursuit of justice. Through his evocative prose, Reilly invites readers to reflect on the complexities of the human condition and the power of redemption.

Giveaway –

Enter to win a $35 Amazon gift card:

Open Internationally.

Runs August 8 – August 21, 2023. Winner will be drawn on August 22, 2023.

Author Biography:

Thomas Reilly is a retired biotechnology scientist who holds a doctoral degree in microbiology. He is the author of numerous essays and articles on science and technology. TRIAL AND REDEMPTION is a story of medical suspense coupled with a hint of magical realism. His first book in the Janus Key series, the award-winning CHASING TIME, was reissued in 2023. He lives in Wilmington, Delaware with his wife Linda.

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Marisela Zuniga
Marisela Zuniga
Aug 14, 2023

Great excerpt, this sounds really good


Aug 09, 2023

My favorite mystery author right now is Nora Roberts!


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Aug 08, 2023

Thank you, Thomas, for sharing your book in our Mystery and Suspense Bookish Event!

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