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An Innocent Favor for a Dying Old Friend Takes Readers on a Scintillating Series-Opener Crafted by Joab Stieglitz


Will debt of gratitude compel you to face an ominous creature?

Joab Stieglitz welcomes readers to the first book of his scintillating series that puts readers on the edge of their seats as three individuals struggle to fulfill a dying man’s wish. Stieglitz presents The Old Man’s Request.”

“The Old Man’s Request,” the first book in the Utgarda Trilogy, is a pulp adventure set in the 1920s. A group of college friends who dabbled in the occult fifty years ago unleashed a dark and perilous presence onto the world. On his deathbed, the last of the students, a trustee at Reister University, asks three friends for help driving away the force they unleashed. Father Sean O’Malley, Dr. Harry Lamb, and Russian anthropologist Anna Rykov owe their positions to the sick trustee for their jobs. They search for the information and materials required complete a ritual that will vanish the creature. But against the opposition of the trustee’s avaricious son, the dubious director of the university library, and a private investigator with a questionable past--can they carry out the rite and expel the entity?

The plot by Stieglitz is tense and intriguing. Readers will embark on an exciting and ambitious journey at Reister University, which features an enigmatic riverbank location and likable characters.

The book comes in eBook and paperback and is available in leading online bookstores. Get your copy.

About the Author
Joab Stieglitz is an avid tabletop RPG player and game master of horror, espionage, fantasy, and science fiction genres, which he plays 3-4 times a week. Joab is a Senior Business Analyst for a software company. He has also worked as a software trainer, a network engineer, a project manager, and a technical writer over his 30-year career. He lives in Alexandria, Virginia. You can follow Joab on Twitter @JoabStieglitz and on his blog:

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