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The Moratorium of Anya
By Shelley Glasow Schadowsky
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 102,340. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
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
By Kathryn Ptacek
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,010. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction
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)
By Elaine Stirling
Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012 by Greyhart Press. Category: Fiction
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
By Julie Bozza
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Fiction
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.
The Frankenstein Inheritance
By Simon Cheshire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,920. Language: British English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction
London, 1879. Two mysterious children are smuggled into the city. They have no idea that they are being hunted by a monstrous evil, or that they will trigger a horrifying journey through the foggy backstreets in search of justice. Part Victorian gothic horror, part steampunk adventure for older children, this is an atmospheric, thought-provoking twist on one of the world's most iconic nightmares.
Blue Into The Rip (Into The Rip #1)
By Kev Heritage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,670. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction
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
By Arthur Belefant
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,650. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction
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
By Claudia Oliver
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,790. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction
Tita Falcieri is connected to our most popular historical subjects – notably Byron, Shelley and Disraeli. But never before has his life story been published.