Mark Thornton


Mark's Pied Piper Series has been in the making for 16 years. He released the first book, "Ratatattat," in the spring of 2010 and the second book, "HickoryDickoryDock," in November 2010. "Pay the Piper," the third and final book is scheduled for release in November of 2011.
Mark bought and developed Friday Mountain ranch outside Austin in the 1990's. Since then he has spent much of his time in Central America and the Caribbean. He currently lives outside Austin.

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Rat A Tat Tat
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A fairytale for grownups: For the mouse Muse, the town has a million problems—each one is a rat. Tonight, they catch her, and she’s barely saved by a boy named Kirk. But the whole town needs saving—the plague is spreading (a million rats, duh!). Kirk tries, only to find himself under attack by a different kind of rat. Then an unseen power playing ethereal music intervenes.

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fairytale    fantasy    fire of london    lullaby    magic    mouse    narrative poem    pied piper    plague    poetry    rat a tat tat    rats    rhyme    teen    the star song