Shelley Gilbert

Biography

I'm an award-winning, well-reviewed Author and Artist who has created and published six original fiction and nonfiction books for adults, young adults and children. Currently shopping my powerful novel "Swimming Naked with Jellyfish" among film industry principals to turn this intense, heartfelt story into a movie.

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Books

God Is Real, My Spiritual Journey to God and Eternity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Award-winning Author Shelley Gilbert's seventh book God Is Real, My Spiritual Journey to God and Eternity is her inspirational memoir. A Jewish atheist, she experienced a crying and shaking epiphany, found God and converted to Christianity. "In a half hour, I went from believing nothing to believing everything." Her honest and deeply personal narration is intriguing and moving.
Land of Sooj
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,610. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Young adult/children's fiction, 7-19. "Charming children’s book...beautifully written, morally relevant." Little, Brown. Land of Sooj is an early land where seahorses live. Romantica, God of The Seahorses, and her Angel children protect the seahorses as they learn truths and lessons of life in Sooj. Six stories conjure up vivid, beautiful images. Fantasy and virtue flow throughout the stories.
Swimming Naked with Jellyfish
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,290. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Winner 2009 Eric Hoffer Book Award for Thought Provoking Books and Excellence in Independent Publishing. "Vivid, compelling, witty, page turner."Little, Brown. "Brave, intelligent, dazzling." Benjamin Cheever. Powerful coming-of-age novel of a girl who hates semicolons, loves extremes and lives her life exposed. Iris Andrea confronts her grief over loss of family by writing her point-blank memoir.

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