"The Night Palace" - A Romance on the Subject of Renewal"

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Author's 1970s Travel Adventures Forms Basis of Eclectic Novel

SYDNEY - s4story -- Imagine travelling across Europe on a motorcycle, without any plans and free as the wind. The Night Palace by Bog O'Mullet draws on memories of such a trip the author made in the mid-1970s.

O'Mullet's novel is loosely based on that 1975-6 journey, travelling France and Germany looking for adventure. His alter ego is an older Henry Molloy, a successful businessman whose career has left him bitter and frustrated. Henry's yearnings for something more leads him to a journey of acceptance and self-fulfillment, insights won by daring to live courageously.

The book features a surprising number of twists and turns as well as unlikely relationships. It is a romance, a fable, a wacky memoir, but also a serious, nostalgic, and poetical story of another time and place, all told in O'Mullet's unique voice.

"The Night Palace is startlingly original. A spiritual noir – part globetrotting thriller, part, psychological drama – the novel follows Henry, its captivating protagonist, on his adventures (and internal, soul-seeking journey) across Europe as he finds himself entangled in bizarre and chilling plots, enmeshed in a strange world of mysterious characters, and forced to face his past and future, as each choice he makes unlocks new doors of understanding." – Charles Asher, Phi Beta Kappa Reviews

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About the Author: Now retired, New South Wales, Australia native Bog O'Mullet dropped out of mainstream life early and never really returned to it. When not at his desk writing, he can usually be found in his shed tending his collection of historic motorcycles, relics of the mechanical age.

"If you've ever wanted to travel back to the seventies and experience the freedom of riding a motorcycle cross country, this is the book for you. Enjoy the trip of a lifetime!" – Robert Fletcher, CEO of Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Agency.

THE NIGHT PALACE: A ROMANCE ON THE SUBJECT OF RENEWAL (ISBN: 978-1-63135-712-1) is now available for $27.95 and can be ordered through the publisher's website:

www.sbprabooks.com/BogOMullet (http://www.sbprabooks.com/BogOMullet%20) or at your favorite book seller.

WHOLESALERS: This book is distributed by Ingram Books and other wholesale distributors. Contact your representative with the ISBN for purchase. Wholesale purchase for retailers, universities, libraries, and other organizations is also available through the publisher; please email bookorder@sbpra.net.

Source: Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Co, LLC
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