Mavis J. Pearl

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Mavis J. Pearl shares only her name with a fashionable show bulldog but she is entirely human. She was born in Vienna, Austria in 1974 and moved to Boston and Providence during her twenties. There she was first introduced to a career in education and experiences prompting her to write poetry and her first novel We Need to Talk. In 2004 she obtained a Master’s Degree in Teaching English and Spanish and has been teaching in London since.

Titles by Mavis J. Pearl:
Novels:
We Need to Talk
Living Next Door to Danny
Face Value
The Cemetery of Gentle Souls
Poetry Compilations:
In Vain
Follow me Home
Streets

Where to find Mavis J. Pearl online

Twitter: @mavisjpearl
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Books

The Cemetery of Gentle Souls - A Gnome's Story
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 85,390. Language: British English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » General
Stacey Mulligan is keen to find a man to marry who ticks the boxes that her social constraints dictate. Living with four gnomes who believe in the purity of love, she follows her own desperation against their hopes. The story is told from the view point of head gnome Mercer, the Wise who is left to pick up the pieces when her plans bring her misery.
We Need to Talk
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,140. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
19-year-old au-pair Sabine leaves Belgium to stay with her host family in Boston. Afraid of the unknown, she enters a conflict about her identity and independence. She discovers secrets about her conservative host parents and, in her escape, the world of heavy metal grunge. This coming-of-age novel invites the reader to follow Sabine through fear, instinct and hope on her journey to independence
Streets - Collected Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: American English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Streets is the third literary collection of poems by Mavis J. Pearl with topics of silly philosophy stemming from a warped mind.
Face Value - A Novel
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 84,380. Language: British English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
Popular Cambridge graduate Brigham is forced to rediscover his identity at the age of 34 after an accident leaves him with a deformed face. Naive to the consequences one superficial glitch in a young man’s make up could have, loss, betrayal and rejection take him to his fate’s intersection of least resistance and resistance. He loses his face, his fiancée, his friend and his will to live.
Living Next Door to Danny
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,950. Language: British English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
After her serious relationship ends, thirty-odd year old Cynthia moves to an Essex town where she shares a rooftop terrace with neighbours from all walks of life. She makes new experiences – even those she isn’t ready for. The one constant is Danny, a stunning next-door neighbour out of her league. She loves him silently until… the silence is broken, and everything changes.
Follow Me Home - Collected Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Follow Me Home is the second literary collection of poems by Mavis J. Pearl about finding oneself out there in the world and finding one’s way back home.
In Vain - Collected Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
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In Vain is the first literary collection of poems by Mavis J. Pearl about unrequited love and its disappointments. Not all experiences bring agony, but most do.

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