James Conroyd Martin

Biography

James Conroyd Martin is an award-winning author of novels set in Poland. Although of Irish and Norwegian extraction, he has been embraced by the Polish community. The American Institute for Polish Culture presented him with their prestigious Gold Medal. The author is quick to point out that the stories of love, war, and survival appeal to everyone. Martin is a longtime teacher who lives in and teaches in the Chicago area.

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Videos

The Push Not the River trology
The trailer provides details on the initial volume to the Push Not the River--Against a Crimson Sky--The Warsaw Conspiracy trilogy.

The Boy Who Wanted Wings Book Trailer
Enjoy this book trailer desribing IPPY Gold Medal Winner THE BOY WHO WANTED WINGS~

Books

Hologram: A Haunting
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,920. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Piers Anthony: "Original~not an ordinary haunt story." Hologram opens when Chicagoan Margaret Rockwell falls in love with a wonderful old Greek Revival home in Hammond, Indiana, and convinces hesitant husband Kurt that fate meant it for them. So begins a journey that will take them down a circuitous path fraught with the unknown—and danger.
The Poland Trilogy: Push Not the River; Against a Crimson Sky; The Warsaw Conspiracy (The Complete Historical Saga)
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 435,040. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Imagine a "Gone with the Wind" story in 1790s Poland with the characters of Scarlet and Melanie reversed! That's what the author found not so many years ago, when he opened a long-hidden diary and stepped back into a turbulent Europe. Anna Maria and Zofia now beckon you to join them on a heart-stopping experience that contains "all the sweep and romance of 'Gone with the Wind' and 'Doctor Zhivago'
The Boy Who Wanted Wings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,690. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"A gripping, transporting story." ~Kirkus Reviews Winner of a GOLD MEDAL "IPPY" by the Independent Publishers Book Awards Aleksy, a Tatar raised by a Polish peasant family, nurtures dreams of becoming a Polish winged hussar and of pursuing the Countess Krystyna, both impossible quests. One day he must choose which dream to pursue.

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