Last Chance to Get “The Reach of the Banyan Tree” for FREE!

For the only time ever, "The Reach of the Banyan Tree" is free on Kindle, but only through December 16. Get it for FREE here! This has also been my first time ever on Book Bub. I'll give some overall analysis of my experience later in the week, but I must say, it's all positive [...]

A Valentine’s Day Exclusive: “Banyan Tree” Romantic Excerpt

My latest novel, The Reach of the Banyan Tree, is loosely a historical romance. I hate to categorize it as such because I don't believe it adequately describes it. But, it does have romance and it does tell a historical story. I thought I'd share a short romantic excerpt in honor of Valentine's Day 2015. In [...]

New “Banyan Tree” Review: “Excellent Story, Beautifully Written”

Cathy from Cath'n' Kindle Book Review recently posted her review of my latest novel, "The Reach of the Banyan Tree." She starts off by saying this: "Mark Sasse never disappoints. He writes with heart and soul and sucks you right into his characters' world…wherever and whenever it is." And ends by saying this: "It’s an [...]

A New Review – Some Author Comparisons – Some Reasons to Read “Banyan Tree”

Author, blogger, book reviewer - Eileen Granfors - gives a wonderful new book review of my latest, The Reach of the Banyan Tree. She also dropped some author names whom she used as a comparison. I am, of course, humbled by her kind words. She also coaxed out of me a list of 10 books which [...]

New Excerpt from “The Reach of the Banyan Tree”

In this excerpt, the small teen, Long, who is large in spirit and hatred for the French colonialists, insists on trying to shoot a rifle and almost ends up shooting an Allied plane. Setting: Tan Trao - Tonkin, French Indochina - July 16, 1945. Enjoy. “Can I try?” “We don’t allow skinny school boys to [...]

1 Day Left – “The Reach of the Banyan Tree” @ 99 cents

Last chance to pick up a great read at a super great price. After Dec 8th, the Kindle price will re-settle back in at its normal $2.99. If you like any of the following genres, you should give it a try. It's a true mix of: historical fiction contemporary romance contemporary fiction love story war [...]