Shirley Campbell


Born and raised in London,England, came to U.S. at age 19. Attended UCLA and U.of MN. Has worked as fashion sketcher (London), Teaching Assistant & Lecturer,(CA,NY & MN); psychotherapist (MN). Married twice, three children, three stepchildren. Now lives in St.Paul, MN with spouse.
Has loved travel, theater, writing, riding. Has published articles in online magazines.

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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,430. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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Polly Parkins, a young prostitute in Victorian London,struggles to become an exclusive, and pampered, courtesan. When she has to give up this ambition she emigrates to the US. Realistic and strong-minded she ends up in New Mexico Territory where she becomes a famous Madam and,in her later years, a respected citizen. "Polly" is based on stories about Sadie Orchard, a real-life NM Madam.
Ssylka: Exiled to Siberia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,110. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Olga Alexeyevna, an young Russian noblewoman, follows her husband Dmitri into political exile in Siberia. Used to a live of privilege and comfort, she is nearly defeated by the hardship and isolation of life in a tiny village on the edge of the steppe. As she comes to doubt her values and her marriage, Dmitri's rashness leads her to confront challenges, losses and loves that change her forever.

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