“The Next Election marries love and government, and exudes sensitivity and charm.”
“Landon Wallace’s The Next Election is a riveting political page-turner.”
– BlueInk Review
The Next ElectionPOLITICIANS RARELY GET A SECOND CHANCE. The Next Election is the story of Blake Buchanan’s. Once a shoo-in for the highest political office in the state, Blake Buchanan sacrificed his lifelong dream to protect his family. Now, a year removed from his withdrawal as a Texas gubernatorial candidate, Blake seeks to revive his once successful legal career while navigating a nasty divorce and shielding his beloved daughters from the fallout.
The ElectionTEXAS STATE SENATOR BLAKE BUCHANAN appears to have everything a man could want. A beautiful wife and family, wealth beyond his imagination, and a leading role in the Texas legislature. When Blake throws his hat into a long-shot race for governor, he puts it all at risk. His heavily-favored opponent, a sexy conservative whose values are as phony as her plasticized figure, and a fiery love from his past will threaten to destroy all that he holds dear.
Come and Take ItIN THE EARLY MORNING OF MARCH 6, 1836, the Mexican army storms the Alamo and kills every one of the defenders except William Barret Travis’s young black slave named Joe. Although General Santa Anna vows to keep him alive, a fearful Joe escapes away in the night carrying a prize far more valuable than anything inside the creaky Spanish mission.
I’m currently working on a new novel – Saving St. Nicholas – due to be published in 2021.