you ever dreamed of loving and living in Paradise?
I did. I fell in love with an enchanting Balinese girl and moved to the Island of
the Gods. Twenty years later my children and I fled Bali ahead of threats of murder.
I am a writer, but this is a story I would rather have not told.
Still, I'm happy my readers agree that Eleven Demons
rivals any novel in intricate plot, memorable characters, and ever-mounting suspense.
Eleven Demons is a thriller, a love story, a glimpse into a world of faith
and dark magic, a journey through an exotic land, an essential primer of Indonesian
law, a history of an astonishing case, an exploration of the limits of loyalty and
It is not, however, a map of shortcuts to Paradise.
From a review of Eleven Demons in Tempo Magazine:
“A compulsively good read... I felt my breath quicken and my heart pound [at] yet
another betrayal, another bribe paid, another promise broken. An indispensible gift
for anyone who wants to know what Bali is really like behind the Paradise facade
of five-star hotels, stunning temples, and extravagant pagentry.”
You can read
the complete review HERE.
Comments from readers who have requested their names withheld:
And from reviews of Eleven Demons on Amazon.com
Read the entire Prologue
and Chapter One of Eleven Demons...
Eleven Demons is not always available in bookstores in Bali (because, they say, they are afraid to carry books featuring
the kind of bad guys who issue death threats), but it is available at: