LONG ISLAND YOUNG ADULT AUTHOR ANNOUNCES SPRING PUBLICATION OF FIRST BOOK
04/25/2013

Melissa Kuch’s novel The Hypothesis of Giants, Book One: The Assumption, brings young readers on an exciting futuristic journey

Online PR News – 25-April-2013 – New York, NY – Long Island, NY – Author Melissa Kuch, an ’05 graduate of St. John’s University, has just released her first episode in The Hypothesis of Giants four-part series. "The Assumption", the debut novel of the series, is an imaginative young adult book that will transport readers to a fantastical world where giants exist. This first book in the series is now available on Amazon.com here: http://www.amazon.com/The-Hypothesis-Giants--Book-One/dp/1479337358/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1366836587&sr=8-1&keywords=the+hypothesis+of+giants

“The Young Adult genre has always been a favorite of mine,” said Kuch who’s always had a passion for writing. “I grew up reading C. S. Lewis and R. L. Stein and most recently the works of J.K. Rowling and Suzanne Collins. Writing 'The Hypothesis of Giants' was the perfect way to meld together my vivid imagination and love for writing.”

The novel has already received acclaim by reviewers.

“[Kuch] has written an exciting futuristic fantasy adventure novel that features a thoroughly appealing, spunky heroine. She does a great job of evoking authentic emotions and creating a host of vivid secondary characters.” – Maggie Crawford

“Couldn't put it down! Interesting, thought-provoking plot...great characters...amazing imagery that really makes you feel as if you are on the journey with the characters. Also has a great message about being yourself and unlocking your full potential.”- Kara, Amazon.com Reviewer

"The Hypothesis of Giants, Book One: The Assumption" is set in the town of Candlewick, a place where no one questioned the mandatory curfew for the past 15 years. Until one night, a mysterious conch shell sounds, only heard by two young teenagers who are destined to fulfill a preordained prophecy.

Kuch has written short fiction pieces and plays, that have entertained readers of all ages. Her short stories “Cloud Pictures in the Sky”, “To Secure a Husband” and “Name Change” can be found on Amazon.com. "The Assumption" is the first book in The Hypothesis of Giants series. Book Two, "The Change Agent", will be available by 2014.

Melissa Kuch is a graduate of Hicksville High School, class of 2001. She lives in Massapequa Park with her husband Michael and approximately 20 cichlid fish (at last count) and the family continues to grow.

For more updates about this series and other works by Melissa Kuch, please visit her website at http://melissakuch.com You can also follow her on Twitter @kuchmelissa