M. J. Neary

Books

Blood of the Stone Prince
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,350. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
From the alchemy labs of fifteenth-century France comes a tale of one beauty and three beasts on a macabre journey through the Parisian underworld. After sixteen years of priesthood, Monseigneur Desmoulins secretly wishes for excommunication. Fed up with sacristy intrigues and tedious inquisition proceedings, he keeps himself amused by dissecting rats and playing with explosives.
Sirens Over the Hudson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,990. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Westchester Co., NY – 2008. Panic engulfs the financial district, but the privileged youth of Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow is not feeling the sting just yet. For the children of bankers and Wall Street sharks, the summer holds the promise of rock concerts, boat rides on the Hudson and flippant hookups.
Never Be at Peace
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,780. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » General
Helena Molony dreams of liberating Ireland. Her fantasies take shape when the indomitable Maud Gonne informally adopts her and sets her on a path to theatrical stardom - and political martyrdom. Swept up in the Gaelic Revival, Helena succumbs to the romantic advances of Bulmer Hobson, an egotistical Fenian leader with a talent for turning friends into enemies.
Wynfield's War
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,010. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » General
BOOK TWO OF THE WYNFIELD SERIES From the chaos of an extensive slum known as Bermondsey, Wynfield finds himself in the Crimea where he experiences a military campaign that makes Bermondsey look orderly. The spring of 1854 was filled with violence, deceit, and bereavement, and marked the end of Wynfield's reign as the king of the Bermondsey slums.
Big Hero of a Small Country
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » General
Irish Free State, 1931. An ambitious journalism student from University College Dublin travels to Roscommon to investigate the life of his paternal grandfather, a deceased Fenian leader nicknamed "Colonel", in hopes of writing a stellar article that will earn him notoriety. Upon arrival he discovers that the locals who remember the "Colonel" from twenty-some years ago are not too keen on talking.
Wynfield's Kingdom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,130. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » General
Welcome to 1830s Bermondsey, London's most notorious slum, a land of gang wars, freak shows, and home to every depravity known to man. Dr. Thomas Grant, a disgraced physician, adopts Wynfield, a ten-year-old thief savagely battered by a gang leader for insubordination. The boy grows up to be a slender, idealistic opium addict who worships Victor Hugo.
Trench Coat Pal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,400. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Glen Holyoak, son of a prominent psychiatrist, finds himself excommunicated from his privileged New England roots. After leaving a posh military academy, the young man is hiding from the hypocritical society in the basement of an abandoned house, fooling around with light recreational drugs and creating customized revenge-themed video games for all those who have a grievance against the world.

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