Labyrinth of Souls


Coming in Spring of 2017: The Labyrinth of Souls Fiction Project

What: A series of dark fantasy novels inspired by the world of Labyrinth of Souls: Dungeon Solitaire.

Who: Elizabeth Engstrom, Matthew Lowes, Christina Lay, Cheryl Owen-Wilson, Pam Herber, Cynthia Ray, Eric Witchey, John Reed, Stephen Vessels, Mary Lowd and more to be announced.

June 28, 2017

Benediction Denied by Elizabeth Engstrom

While hydrologist Adam Swan is engaged in humanitarian efforts to bring water to a small, isolated village in the Congo, he is kidnapped by rebel thugs and thrown into a makeshift prison. He is left to die—or worse—if his ransom is not paid. In a surprising series of events, Adam escapes his brutal captors into an underground labyrinth where reality and sanity no longer rule.

Armed with a limited amount of magic which he does not understand, he survives by employing it boldly, recklessly, desperate to return to the village above, homesick for Minnesota and normal life with his wife and daughters.

Tested to the extreme limits of his endurance, Adam navigates the labyrinth with only the company of his past behavior, the baffling magic, and the seductive temptation to succumb to the mysterious and merciless gods of the underworld. The consequences of his actions, past present, and future, take him to the brink of death—and beyond.

A fun, fast, thrilling ride by veteran author Elizabeth Engstrom, inspired by Matthew Lowes’ Dungeon Solitaire: Labyrinth of Souls card game.

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