This book moved seamlessly from one situation to the next. You first find out about the 3 lifelong friends who grew up in a very small place called Water Hole Branch. They were pretty much inseparable until the unthinkable happened--the boys parents were murdered and Camilla and her mother were taken away by the murderers. You don't hear too much about Brian and Camille but you learn how Hunter becomes rich in the financial world. Hunter has never forgotten what happened all those years ago and determines to find the gold that was supposedly left by the Spanish years and years ago and was the reason his world was torn apart.
Will Hunter be able to find this gold or was it just one of those small town rumors? Will he ever see his friends again? To find out-read the book. It truly is well written and will keep you entertained!! There might be a sequel in the works-or at least there could be the way the book ends!
About the Book: (from Amazon)
A Harrowing Race Against Time...
For centuries, treasure hunters have sought to uncover the infamous legend regarding a wealth of gold buried somewhere in Waterhole Branch by a notorious Spanish explorer...
But it turns out that one man may have already found it Hunter Pierce, raised in a rural area of southern Alabama, has mysteriously built a lucrative career on Wall Street. He's young. He's smart. He's ambitious. And he has his whole future ahead of him.
Then one night everything changes.
Locked in a treacherous game with ruthless killers and embroiled in a treasure hunt of epic proportions, Hunter is reunited with his two childhood friends - Brian and Camilla - who unexpectedly find themselves coaxed into this pulse-pounding adventure.
Unsure who is friend or foe, Hunter returns to Waterhole Branch--where his survival hinges on outsmarting the bad guys, masterminding an escape, and putting his trust in an unlikely source.
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About the Author: (from Amazon)
Lucas R. Wright lives a quiet life as a CPA in Atlanta, Georgia, where he provides services for private equity firms, and has become a master at writing suspense.
When not penning thrilling, fictional tales, Lucas can be found traveling around the Caribbean, reading his favorite authors, or playing golf. While he's never been on an actual treasure hunt, Lucas has dreamed about finding the fabled gold hidden in Waterhole Branch since childhood.
"The Legend of Waterhole Branch" is his first novel.
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