Seyi Sandra David dabbled into writing from an early age. Publishers considered her first novel at thirteen too ‘grown-up’, but instead of that to dampen her spirit, she shrugged it off and completed high school. She promptly gained admission to study English language at the university.
After her graduation, she got a job with the state’s local newspaper, ‘People’s Advocate’ where she rose through the ranks to the post of a senior correspondent attached to the State House of Assembly. Currently, she is rounding up on her Masters degree in Creative, Digital and Professional Writing at London Metropolitan University, London. Sandra is also a filmmaker, her first documentary, ‘Chasing Humans’ is a poetic film aimed at changing the stereotypes and unconscious racial bias directed at young black men in London, and the UK as a whole. The film premiere as one of the best films of the academic year at the London Mets Final Cuts film festival in June, 2020.Sandra is the Editorial director at Arrow Gate Publishing, an independent publisher based in Westminster, London.
A versatile writer, she wrote her first work of fiction, ‘The Impossible President’ in 2004, David wrote the novel to highlight the perennial inequality between men and women around the world.
The book, set in Nigeria, tells the story of an inexperienced young woman in a misogynistic and conservative society where men dominated every sphere of operations and women have no business running the affairs of the country. The plot details the struggle of the female protagonist, Sharon Nwosu, and her fight against corruption, terrorism and the tragedies that haunt her at every turn. The novel celebrates womanhood and the ability to dream big and work hard towards achieving it. The second edition of the book will be out before Christmas, 2021.
Seyi Sandra David established herself as a literary force with the publication of ‘The Feet Of Darkness.’ The novel sheds light on the struggles of a British scientist who finds himself embroiled in a plot that will not only change his life forever but the world. Published in 2007, Arrow Gate released the second edition in 2013.
Her latest work of fiction is a supernatural thriller titled, ‘Cydonia: Rise of the fallen’, is available wherever books are sold. Readers can buy directly here: https://arrowgatepublishing.com/store/. Readers can buy the Kindle and print editions on Amazon websites and other online retailers such as Kobo, Barnes and Noble, Book Depository, and Waterstones and WHSmith. The paperback and Kindle edition of her new short story, ‘Tales Of Five Lies’ is also available on Amazon websites.
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CYDONIA: RISE OF THE FALLEN
” A mere thirty days…
… is what ex-priest, Aaron Cohen has to stop a devastating attack on earth from elusive and ruthless forces, but events soon took an alarming turn for the worse. The Vatican came under attack when a demonic bloodhound under the command of Tyrus, Lucifer’s son, went on a rampage. They left destruction on their trail.
As events unfold with alarming speed, Aaron Cohen’s life spiralled out of control, chased by forces beyond human comprehension; he embarked on an adventure to protect the Ark of the Covenant and the stones of fire from brutal forces intent on annihilating humanity. Set against an extraordinary and enigmatic church of St Mary, Axum in Ethiopia, Aaron fought with demons, escaped assassins’ bullets and every attempt to halt impending doom seemed slimmer than ever.
The novel is on sale worldwide.