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NYLA 2022 Annual Conference and Tradeshow and ReadersMagnet Book Confab will Display W. Clark Boutwell's Book

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W. Clark Boutwell's political science fiction book “Malila of the Scorch: Book Three of Old Men and Infidels” will be featured by ReadersMagnet at the New York Library Association 2022 Annual Conference and Trade Show on November 3 - 4, 2022, at Saratoga Springs City Center at 522 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, and ReadersMagnet Book Confab on October 28 - 30, 2022, at 72 Warren St., Tribeca, New York.

“Malila of the Scorch” is the third and final book in the Malila-Jesse trilogy, following “Outland Exile” and “Exiles' Escape.” War is coming. All expect it. It brings opportunities and disasters—but to whom?

Malila, raised on the lies of the Unity, has finally broken free to become the messenger for the Scorch, a polyarchy of sentient plants.

Malila for the first time sees Jesse as harsh, sere, and distrustful of the Scorch despite long acquaintance, out of character with his usual magnanimity. Malila's new role is a lot for an “old, middle-aged” soldier to take in at once. Yet, at the end of all things, with death as last release, the two realize that “only the wounded may heal.”

Once again, W. Clark Boutwell has provided his readers with a compelling story, which also serves as an outstanding conclusion to the “Old Men and Infidels” trilogy, as their diverse histories reinforce and repel their desires and actions. In this engaging book, readers couldn't get enough of the story of Malila and her adventures.

Check out the author's website at for more details about the trilogy.

Have a good read of “Malila of the Scorch: Book Three of Old Men and Infidels” by W. Clark Boutwell, available on Amazon. Also, visit the upcoming ReadersMagnet Book Confab and NYLA 2022 Annual Conference and Trade Show.

“Malila of the Scorch: Book Three of Old Men and Infidels”
Author | W. Clark Boutwell
Genre | Political Science Fiction
Publisher | Indigo River Publishing
Published date | November 29, 2019


Born in Chicago and raised outside Philadelphia, Clark, a physician, has taught and practiced intensive care for newborn infants on four continents and eight countries, retiring after more than forty years on the job in 2020.

He has been an avid solo hiker, backpacker, and climber since he was a mere lad of eleven. Some of his stories are even true. He has traveled extensively to Rwanda, Kenya, India, Ecuador, Zambia, and Ghana as a volunteer physician.

“Outland Exile” (iUniverse, Oct 2015), “Exiles' Escape” (Indigo River Publishing Feb 2018), and “Malila of the Scorch” (Indigo River Publishing Nov. 2019) are a trilogy centering on aging, medical care, drug use, cybernetics, society, and faith in a future dystopian America. A new trilogy (“The Silence and the Gods”) is looking for an agent.

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