Shadowlight Publishing

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Mission Statement

“Out of the shadows into the light”.

Our main aim is to take unique creativity out of the shadows into the light… To nurture uniqueness and individuality, taking readers on a roller coaster ride of imagination and great storytelling, always on a pathway appealing to varied tastes. new age, fantasy, science fiction, murder mysteries, romance, poetry, vampire erotica as well as children’s and youth books. All with one goal in mind… to create through Shadowlight Publishing a product of quality and integrity at a reasonable cost for all readers of books to enjoy either in book or ebook form.

The Shadowlight Publishing was formed in 2012 and commenced Publishing in January 2013 with their first book by their star author R. e. Taylor “Dark and Light Sides of Fantasy”

Elizabeth Waterhouse Owner/ Manager Shadowlight Publishing

Elizabeth Waterhouse is a writer, composer and lyricist and at present is working on a demo CD of her Australian Musical The International.

Elizabeth has worked in Television as a Producer/Director/Writer/Film Editor and cameraperson. She also has been an actress, model and television interview host and for two years was President of The Woman Of The Motion Picture Industy of New York. She has also won several Awards for writing and production at The New York International Film and Festival.

Publishing is a new endeavor for Elizabeth and she is elated at this new adventure. A journey ever upwards.


R.e. Taylor was born in Akron, Ohio in 1956. Born to a working class family. By the age of seven, he was reading and writing stories for children. Since then he has developed his talent into writing fantasy fiction. His most recent short story compilation “The Dark and Light Sides of Fantasy” has proven to be so popular it is now in its 2nd edition, and has also just been released worldwide as an E. Book. As an author R.e.Taylor has written three novels, several plays and movie scripts. Numerous short stories and over 500 poems. Poetry is a way for R. e. Taylor to express his most inner thoughts and as a Poet he has already received worldwide acclaim. “Serenity” reveals the more romantic side of his nature. His soon to be released Poetry Book “Confusion” is a brief glimpse into the darker more sinister side of life. Shadowlight Publishing is also extremely proud to announce it has also bought the rights to this authors’s next short story compilation “Australian Myths and Legends”. The Publishing company believes R.e. Taylor is a rare and distinctive talent, an individual who is as unique as his stories, colorful and outspoken, an extremely likeable small town rebel. A giant of a man who lives by the creed “When you grow up you lose your imagination… “I REFUSE TO GROW UP!”
R.e. Taylor’s credo is to “Make the impossible plausible.” He is pleased when someone writes to tell him that a twist he had written into a story surprised them as every word he writes strives for that goal.

Where to find Shadowlight Publishing online

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Prince Navjianl: The Adventures Of Sari Boo2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,910. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2018 by Shadowlight Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Prince Navjianl takes place in the worlds of original Adventures Of Sari but this time it is from the viewpoint of Crown Prince Navjianl who travels and meets unicorns, dragons and so many other mystical creatures along the way.
the Adventures of Sari
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,510. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016 by Shadowlight Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
The Adventures of Sari is THE book for children. The characters face adventures on numerous quests, where they learn lessons the not only help them in the fairyland world, will also teach kids what they should know for life. Still, even with that the stories entertain and may be read as single stories or as a complete book.
Captive Souls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by Shadowlight Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Captive Souls is a tale of a haunted movie theater, and an ethereal young ghost named Tina, who has been captive in the Strand Theater due to an insane priest who has spent his life and afterlife committed to punishing all sinners. His dastardly deeds of retribution destroyed lives and caused the theater to be haunted not only by Tina, but also other captured spirits.
The Poetry of Everything
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016 by Shadowlight Publishing. Categories: Poetry » Themes & motifs » General, Poetry » Themes & motifs » Nature
Poet R.e. Taylor has taken a long look at the world around him and he realized that everything, rocks, trees, pictures, music everything has a poem hiding deep within. With The Poetry of Everything he shows what his vision and understanding is of the world.
My Country Australia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Shadowlight Publishing. Categories: Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
My Country Australia is a compilation of poems written by Brisbane poetess Elizabeth Waterhouse. Each poem is a tribute to the country that she loves!
Aussie Yarns And Australian Legendary Folklore
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,640. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014 by Shadowlight Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
Australia is a very isolated land with its own history, its own creatures and its own legends. R.e. Taylor has taken ages old stories as well as modern legends and have given them new life, but there are NOT any stories about sharks or crocodiles. They are way to tame for this book. Instead. Taylor writes about killer cassowaries, monster killer fish and the feared Min Min Lights and other stories
The Diary of Zartoon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,130. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014 by Shadowlight Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A man named Williams awakens to find himself on a strange planet where humans and the reptilian Zartoon live in a sensitive peace. He discovers that the humans are not like those on Earth...the are murders and brutal slave owners. Williams mission is to find the one way to stop the fighting and abuse and that leads him into a world he is not prepared for where he fights for his life and love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014 by Shadowlight Publishing. Categories: Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This book is a collection of poems from the lighter and surprisingly very romantic side of the poet's nature. It also includes some very amusing reflections on his life as a writer and poet, and his thoughts on family, children, and the stunning beauty of nature and all that surrounds us.
The Dark & Light Sides of Fantasy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,550. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Shadowlight Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
“The Dark and Light Sides of Fantasy” a compilation of short stories by author R.e.Taylor. Tales of Fantasy both light and dark that has one turning page after page, marveling at the unique diversified imagination of writer R. e. Taylor. Stories filled with humanity and love, others dark and sinister mingling both fantasy and science fiction in a merry dance of light and dark tales.