R V Martin


I'm a 32 year old born and raised in beautiful New Zealand. I've lived all over the north island and currently reside in sunny Hawkes Bay. I'm a childcare worker and love to spend my spare time at the local pottery club.

Smashwords Interview

How do you approach cover design?
I've always had the photo concept in my head, and just used a free online photo edit scheme to help complete the look.
What are your five favorite fiction books?
That's a hard one! I mainly go for bios and autobios but well written fiction is always great. 'Crazy in Alabama' by Mark Childress is right up there. 'Rosemary's Baby'. 'White Oleander'. 'Personal Velocity'. 'Misery'.
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Where to find R V Martin online


The Other Side (Literary Fiction)
Price: Free! Words: 94,390. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
28 year old Lily Hicks' faith had seemed unshakable until a traumatic loss in her teens. The day that she hears a street evangelist preaching, she faces the question that haunts her past: can God truly - and only - be good? Her partner is an Atheist and her best friend a Wiccan. Both will fight Lily's philosophical journey all the way until a shocking event changes everything...

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