Books tagged: shelley

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The Moratorium of Anya
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 102,340. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An adoptive family is forced to abandon their eleven-year-old daughter in Ukraine. In a harrowing and true saga of sacrifice and redemption to secure Anya’s citizenship, a mother fights three governments, as guns are leveled.
In Silence Sealed
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,010. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
In Silence Sealed by Kathryn Ptacek is a brilliant period piece, evoking that brief, shining decade that produced the great Romantics in England. It also produced the Gothic Novel, a precursor to the modern horror novel. Ptacek's lamia sisters are monsters, incredibly sensual monsters who first seduce and then destroy victims. Only this time the men they are after are England's greatest poets.
Percy and Me 'neath the Yum Gum Tree (a poem)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012 by Greyhart Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
A double sestina with twelve repeating end words and a 12-line concluding envoi doubles the fun and the story effect. In “Percy and Me ‘neath the Yum Gum Tree”, a woman flees shallow modernity in search of veritas, only to get strung up, in the way of all good myths, in the company of a famous Romantic poet and curious wee people who bite.
The Fine Point of His Soul
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Death follows in Adrian Hart's wake, yet he is feted by the best of society in Rome, and boldly dubs himself 'Iago'. Determined to avenge the loss of his unrequited love, Lt Andrew Sullivan asks the advice of Keats, poet and Shakespearian. Soon they are joined by the Shelleys and Lord Byron. But they can't even agree whether Hart is a man, the Devil, or Dionysius - let alone what to do about him.
Blue Into The Rip (Into The Rip #1)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,670. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Blue didn’t want to be in the future …they didn’t want him there either. A rip in the fabric of time, a globally warmed future, a flooded Earth & the only remainder of civilisation - a military organisation living underneath Desert Amazon. Getting back home was the only thing that mattered to messed up, mixed race teenager, Blue & that was the problem – home was four hundred years in the past.
Frankenstein, the Man and the Monster
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 26,690. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This analysis of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein shows that she intended that her readers know that the Creature did not exist but was only a figment of Victor Frankenstein's imagination. It clears away all the errors and inconsistencies in her book. In doing so this book "proves" that Percy Shelley wrote the coda of the book.
A Most Faithful Attendant
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,790. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Tita Falcieri is connected to our most popular historical subjects – notably Byron, Shelley and Disraeli. But never before has his life story been published.
The Sun Born: Nightshade
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Series: The Sun Born, Book 2. Pre-release—available October 23, 2014. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,450. Language: English. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
“You’re only a dream,” Ana said sadly. His eyes changed from teasing and sweet to serious, dark stones, worry creasing his brow. Their swirling dance slowed to a stop, and he held her for a moment at arm’s length. “Ana,” he said, his voice smooth and resonant, as familiar as the low moan of a cello. The tiny hairs on her arms and neck rose electrically as he spoke: “Nothing is as it seems."