Andrew Downs is an author, musician, and film buff from Southern Maine. Inspired heavily by books, films, and American history, Andrew's influences include David Lynch, Stanley Kubrick, and Anthony Burgess, just to name a few.
Andrew's debut novel, "The Bloodbath Ritual: Part One of the Alex Hollick F.B.I. Series," will be out on Black Friday, November 23rd, 2012. An American Thriller, set in the 1980's, "The Bloodbath Ritual," contains a riveting plot that twists, turns, and tangles every step of the way.
Andrew's writing style is reader focused. Just the right amount of detail is added, to give a vivid depiction, without intruding on the reader's freedom to imagine. With heavy focus on character development, original dialogue, and intertwining plot lines, "The Bloodbath Ritual," reads like a novel, but moves like a film. At its heart, the book is a thriller, spiced with suspense, politics, mystery, romance, and more.