When describing himself, this 12-year veteran author states. “I’m a scientist or at least I was a scientist.” And, by trade he was a very accomplished scientist with his PhD; however, life’s challenges accompanied by a twist of fate delivered Saverio to a more compelling reality. His true passion of writing and reveling in the creative complexities of the human condition, took the place of his scientific career, as Saverio is a TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury) Survivor.
Monachino’s latest novel is full of rich complexities and delivered in a fast-paced page-turning panache. The work carries readers through intricately woven, yet surprising paths of discovery. An unwavering consistency threads us through a fascinating journey tinted with humor and insightful asides. There are no works in the marketplace at this time, which hold a candle to The Lost King. This is truly an inimitable story where adventure, terrorism, political intrigue and brain injury survivorism hold reader senses up to the very unpredictable finale. This work remains steadfast in a conscionable plot filled with realism and seasoned with mysticism.