The Mythical Emblems of Gragodon, Part 1 is a fantasy-adventure epic novel. Far into the future, the Earth has undergone many cataclysmic upheavals. A new breed of humans inhabit the world with other evolved life-like forms. A struggle for supreme power ensues, which results in the famed mystical Gragodian Emblems being recalled from their secret sanctuaries. In this volatile setting, three young prices from their respective realms are charged with the task of coming together to battle the machinations of the evil perpetrators. Will any or all of them fall by the wayside in their quest to overcome the evil of the times.
About the Author
Venkataraman Gopalakrishnan is an ex-banker. He currently grooms primary school students for the Olympiad Mathematics Examinations in Singapore. Eight entertaining years have already passed in the conceptualization and near- completion of this trilogy and the last part will come to a close in the coming months. An erstwhile avid reader himself, Gopal nowadays puts in much time in writing his books. He lists J.R.R. Tolkien’s unique style of writing and the portrayal of his magical characters.
Gopal found inspiration for his first novel while doing a series of character sketches about an imaginary plot on a coach trip home from Kuala Lumpur to Singapore. His interest eventually took flight and he now takes to writing with fervent zeal. The author currently resides in Singapore.