Two books for one great price! This collection brings together THE PHOENIX RISES and THE PHOENIX BURNS into a single volume. This is part of the SPONTANEOUS CHOICES ADVENTURES collection presented by INFINITE HOUSE OF BOOKS, which feature women fueled by passion that may lead to consequences!
After losing her parents in a cruise accident, Marnie Hawklin has made her life extremely routine and predictable. She's also ended up distant from her sister Tessa, who quit talking to the family years earlier. One holiday season, Marnie finds herself pressured to help serve Christmas Eve dinners at a local community center. How will this one spontaneous act change her holiday... and her life?
Three generations of women who make choices fueled by passion, and others influenced by them are in this collection. Includes four novel length stories - from new to previously released. Collects DISCOVERING THE HEART'S DUTY, THE HEART'S DUTY, REDEFINING THE HEART'S DUTY, and TOUCH THE STARS into a narrative about self-discovery. Part of the SPONTANEOUS CHOICES ADVENTURES collection.
Caitlin Blacke is determined to change the destiny of generations of her family by "Rebelling Against The Heart's Duty," a story originally serialized on the web and now included here in its entirety. Also included are two new short stories, "Beta Testing a New Beginning" and "Shot in the Dark," along with three previously released tales related to THE HEART'S DUTY story line.
Heather Candor grew up playing RPGs with her friend Abe and a regular group of college friends, but Abe mysteriously disappeared. Years later, getting away from the world and getting immersed in MMOGs, old mysteries revive and reveal that they are pieces in a larger game for another race to come to Earth. Ultimately it takes an acceptance of love, at times lust, and destiny to save two worlds.
Author Shannon Muir provides insight to the making of and additional details about her video log series companion to the blog INFINITE HOUSE OF BOOKS in this mini-guide. It also includes her reflections on the power of social media and blogging. In addition, two ROMANTIC SPONTANEOUS CHOICES that feature the same characters as they discover mystery and love are included.
Author Shannon Muir looks back at the first five years of her book blog site, INFINITE HOUSE OF BOOKS, and how it ultimately integrated into her author site. She talks about how she came to start the site, her experiences at Book Expo America 2013, and how the site played a role in her motivation to advance her own prose writing career. Also includes short fiction.
In this value-priced book comprised some of material from the author archives and mainly new material written for this collection, sample a wide variety of ideas all brought together under the common theme of the ages and stages of life.
This eleven short story and twelve poem collection of works by Shannon Muir include many glimpses into the worlds of her series WILLOWBROOK SAGA, THE HEART'S DUTY, and THE PHOENIX COLLECTION, yet are completely enjoyable on their own.
Breah runs from a past she desperately wants to escape. When her car runs out of gas at the seemingly idyllic ocean side town of Dreamer Shores, an artist sweeps he off her feet and she thinks a new life may be ahead... but new struggles may have just begin. This book compiles the first three installments previously on the web with a new fourth episode exclusively in this collection!
Breah's lived comfortably in secret for several months in Dreamer Shores, and befriends a young lady named Sophia. Now, the man she ran away from marrying finds her to come take her back. Breah knows he doesn't care for her, which presents mysteries. Why did he offer a cash reward for Breah's safe return when he clearly didn't love her? How did he find out she was in Dreamer Shores?
Four short stories of near-misses as folks nearly lose out on love fill this collection. Three of them (“Fairytale Detours,” “Always Holding You Dear,” and “The Patterns of Life") revisit characters from the author's older anthologies and peek in on the status of their happy ever afters. The fourth, "Change of Perspective," is a new tale.
Zane Brighton opened up Marnie Hawklin's eyes to the possibility of love when they met in A SPONTANEOUS KIND OF HOLIDAY. In this follow-up collection of three short stories, Marnie struggles with taking those next steps toward meeting Zane, despite the encouragement of her friend Sophia. Distractions get in Marnie's way. Will Marnie and Zane be brought closer together or farther apart?