Author Jess Blenkarn
About the Author
Jessica Blenkarn was born in Hamilton, Ontario in 1999, and is the youngest of four children. While studying Business and Speech Communication at the University of Waterloo, Jess has also completed co-op terms in the field of marketing and is excited to graduate from the university in June of 2022.
At the age of 15, Jess wrote her first novel, Irrefutable Annihilation, in thirty days as part of the NaNoWriMo program (National Novel Writing Month), and has since written three other novels, including Soul Survivor (2016), West of Dawn (2017) and The Sixth Book (2020). Since 2017, Soul Survivor has been carried in three Hamilton, Ontario bookstores.
Besides writing novels, Jess enjoys writing poems, short stories, and speeches. She even competed in the Optimist International Oratorical World Championship in 2016 in St. Louis. Jess’s hobbies include travelling, tennis, and listening to rock music, specifically that of The King.
The Sixth Book
Author: Jess Blenkarn
Genre: Suspense Thriller
Release Date to be determined
Rebellious and immature Finn Howell turns his life around when he meets the young, sophisticated Maia Boerio and falls deeply in love with her. Their shared love of rare novels becomes a burden in Finn's life when he finds a series called A Tale of Time piled in with one of his rare book purchases. It is no ordinary series of rare novels, though.
These six books were published in the mid-nineteenth century, but they describe world events occurring from 1879 to 2059. The sixth book, however, predicts the future—a future that lies on the pages resting in Finn's hands. As he struggles with his sanity in trying to determine who wrote the books, who gave him the books—and more importantly, why they gave him the books—Finn discovers a difficult truth.