An Act of Revenge
Jake Prince investigates two mysteries; one is the murder of his mother and the second involving the development of a casino on tribal lands. He discovers that his two half-sisters are involved in both and that mysteries are connected. He ends up carrying out and act of revenge and in the process losses both his mentor and the love of his life. It takes a second act of revenge to change his life. More
An Act of Revenge involves a young Chief of the Wampanoag named Jake Prince and his rise to prominence as he battles the court and political system to establish the rights of his people to build a casino on lands owned by the tribe. With the help of his mentor Richard Milneck and new-found love, Marianna they delve into the casino process and uncover historical documents, government regulations and decisions that hindered the original application. As they carry out their research, they discover mistakes made by the government and documents that aid in building their case for a court appeal. In the process Jake discovers that his two stepsisters, Becky and Suzy are the power brokers who are in line to gain the most from the court’s decision. During their investigation Jake uncovers the involvement of his two stepsisters in the death of his mother and her connection to the development of the casino. Jake soon turns his grief and hatred into an act of revenge. But in the process, he loses the love of his life, Marianna and his mentor, Richard. As time passes Jake turns to drink and another woman to sooth his loses. But as Jake gains the upper hand on the Courts, he regains the trust of his first love, Marianna. Jake and Marianna's plans for a life together becomes shattered by an odd twist of faith, betrayal and a lie facilitated by his step niece. But in the end, it will take another act of revenge to change their lives.
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