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Awesome Indies: Dakiti by EJ Fisch - Emily Reads Everything
For more information, check out the Awesome Indies page Tell us about your book. Â Dakiti: Ziva Payvan Book 1 was, as you might guess, my first novel. Sure, itÂ’s the first installment in my series, but it was also the first novel-length story I ever completed. I actually wrote the majority of the book during my senior year of high school and finished it in the fall of 2010. Then I set it aside and that was that; back then, I had no intention of ever publishing and wrote primarily for fun. Finally, in about February 2014, I stopped and realized IÂ’d finished Dakiti, its sequel, and was dabbling in the third book, and I had nothing to show for it. So I went back and gave it a massive facelift in preparation for self-publishing (one of the biggest decisions IÂ’ve ever made!) and the rest is history. The book is sort of space opera/space fantasy with some thriller elements thrown in. The story centers around a superhuman race of characters who work for the primary law enforcement agency on their home planet. Ziva Payvan, my female lead, is a covert operative and assassin who is forced to team up with my male lead, Aroska Tarbic, because he possesses a certain skill set that will help with her current mission. ThereÂ’s just one problem: two years ago, Ziva killed …