Bio: John Coe Robbins is an independent writer and documentary producer. A former award-winning television reporter, he is a native of North Carolina, where he earned degrees from Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. John and his wife Sarah have traveled extensively in the Maya regions of Mexico and make their home in Fort Worth, Texas.
Gonzalo --shipwrecked in a violent storm in 1511, he finds himself cast away on an unknown shore in the New World. A fierce tribe enslaves him and the other Spaniards in his small party. With little hope for escape, this brilliant and pragmatic adventurer searches for a way to advance in a strange new culture. Ix Zazil --the spirited and independent daughter of a powerful chieftain, she finds herself surprisingly drawn to the strange foreigner who has been thrust into her life from another world... more info>>