There is no need to have read The First Stone in order to enjoy The Fifth Rule – it stands alone perfectly well-, but anyone who has read the original book will definitely want to read this conclusion to Reef and Leeza’s story.
This book will appeal to older readers looking for suspenseful realistic fiction.
As I read, their eyes grow larger and they lean forward, an indication of their involvement.
Everyone wants to read this book.” – The Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, February 1996The Invitation 1998 Script Development Competition (feature length screenplay), Atlantic Film Festival Shortlisted, Mc Clelland and Stewart’s Journey Prize Award for best short fiction published in Canada, 1990 1989 Short Fiction First Prize, Atlantic Writing Competition Published in Harcourt Brace’s literary anthology, (Sourcebooks, 2011).
Reef, in particular, is introduced as a person no one can like; he’s belligerent, unrepentant, and destructive.
More information about Don Aker can be found on his website: She also co-host of The Woman Up Podcast, an open discussion with women of all walks of life from almost every continent as they journey into self betterment, one conversation at a time.She is currently working on her first book, a memoir on her personal journey with the niqab as a woman that veils.She teaches a memoir writing class, Legacy Writers, through the community college.She lives with her family in the Pacific Northwest.