Nancy Adams


A freelance editor and theological librarian, Nancy writes mysteries and fantasy. She is a member of Mystery Writers of America and Sisters in Crime.

Her story "The Secret of the Red Mullet" has been published in FISH TALES: the Guppy Anthology (Wildside Press, 2011). The first of her SAINT NICK TALES, "Saint Nick and the Fir Tree," is available on Smashwords and elsewhere.

In her spare time, Nancy reads, sleeps, and whacks the occasional dust bunny.

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The Secrets of the Sibyl: a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
"The Secrets of the Sibyl" is a short Gothic tale set in the Roman world of 382 A.D. When her father buys a decaying villa on the wild, rocky coast of Cumae, city of the ancient Sibyline oracle, fourteen-year-old Cellina finds mysteries at every turn. Following the trail of a mysterious silver box, she uncovers the secret of a decades-old crime committed within the villa's crumbling walls.
Saint Nick and the Fir Tree
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
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It's the day after Christmas and Saint Nick's on vacation. His first stop: the little town of Greenwood, where he meets a most unusual Tree. Nick and the Tree go out on the town, but a freak snowstorm brings their festivities to an unexpected conclusion.

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