Sunday, August 16, 2015

announcement

‪#‎Halloween‬ ‪#‎winterholiday‬ ‪#‎mystery‬ ‪#‎literature‬ ‪#‎coupons‬ 
https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/262541
Anyone who buys a copy of my Beyond Silver Threads Spinner, and then emails me at larisabee@yahoo.com, I'll email you back with a free copy of my winter-tale Playing White, mystery, 11 880 words, in a PDF: 
https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/264429
Winter season. Winter holidays. Playing white chess. My 11880-word short story Playing white is set in St Petersburg. The main personage is Oscar Maria Graf, globe-trotter and younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde. A Stenbock-like figure, by his origin and his dabbling in literature, Oscar Graf is much hotter, more active and of greater vitality than Eric Stenbock (1860-1895) who is no more, by the time of the story. Time: the first year of Wilde’s imprisonment. On the Christmas eve, Oscar and his boyfriend Felix receive some news which whirls them away to a mystery of the past. All personages are aged 20+. Happy ending.
Thanks and enjoy! Author, larisabee@yahoo.com

Sunday, July 26, 2015

the birthday gift


My birthday gift to myself. It's my latest novel Through the Baltic Looking-Glass.

https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/505270

Edwardian era mystery. Set in Europe in 1912, my novel “Through the Baltic Looking-Glass” is written in the form of travel notes by Oscar Maria Graf, observant globe-trotter, younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde. A Stenbock-like figure, by his origin and his dabbling in literature, Oscar Graf is much hotter, more active and pragmatic than Eric Stenbock (1860-1895) whom he was friend with, when he lived in London.
The book was previously self-published in a series of nice books. PART 1 “In the Island. Adventures”: The series of his adventures on a fictional island on the Mediterranean Sea seem to come to an end, when he receives a message from his homeland in the fictional Baltic country of Nyomanland. In the message, his cousin asks him to come home, because the cousin’s mother disappeared and something’s wrong at the household. Later, on his way, Oscar meets one mysterious foreigner of the name of Kornelis Aboleo Lord Ravensable von Holstein who travels along with his cousin Adrian Magnhus Lord Wolfhampton von Holstein. The foreigners stay in Brumburg, the main city of Nyomanland. PART 2 “On the Continent. Quest I”, PART 3 “On the Continent. Quest II”, PART 4 “Ghosts, Notes, and Other Evidence”, PART 5 “Liberties with the Dark”, PART 6 “Theatre des Noctambules”, PART 7 “Gay with Streamers”, PART 8 “Darkness to Illuminate”, PART 9 “From the Owl’s Wing to the Bat’s”. Word count 223 000 

http://www.lulu.com/content/16081349

http://amzn.com/B00F1TPRPI

"Greek Fire" 
by Selected International Poets et al. I am one of the contributors. 
http://amzn.com/1508589852

Download the new FREE eBook of short stories and poems from an international group of authors: "Of Words and Water" 2014
I am one of the contributors. Thank you all for your support.
Of Words and Water - 2014https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/452447


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