When the ghosts she alone can converse with warn her of a spectral threat to Victorian London, Percy Parker, along with the mighty bastion of Athens Academy and The Guard, who shields mortals from the agents of the Underworld, prepares to fight the oncoming threat. Original.
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Leanna graduated with a BFA in Theatre, a focus in the Victorian Era and a scholarship to study in London. She has adapted works of 19th Century literature for the stage and her one-act plays have been produced around the country. Her novella Dark Nest won the 2009 Prism Award for excellence in Futuristic, Fantasy or Paranormal Romance. The Strangely Beautiful Tale of Miss Percy Parker won double 2010 Prism Awards for Best Fantasy and Best First Book, the 2010 Orange County Book Buyer's Best Award (Young Adult category) and the rights have been sold for adaptation into a Broadway musical theatre production currently in development. A member of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Romance Writers of America and International Thriller Writers, she’s thrilled to have been named RWA NYC’s 2010 Author of the Year. A member of actors unions AEA, SAG and AFTRA, Leanna works often in film and television. A devotee of ghost stories and Goth clubs, she resides in New York City with her real-life hero and beloved rescued lab rabbit Persebunny.Review:
“Tender, poignant, exquisitely written.” —New York Times Bestselling Author C.L. Wilson
“A compelling, engaging novel that drew me in from page one. Bravo!” —Internationally Bestselling Author M.J. Rose
"A strangely beautiful tale indeed! An ethereal, lyrical story that combines myth, spiritualism and the gothic in lush prose and sweeping passion. The Strangely Beautiful Tale of Miss Percy Parker will keep readers guessing and greedy for more as they desperately turn the pages. This Dark vs. Light battle in Victorian London will send a shiver down your spine one minute and put a smile on your face the next. I can't wait to read what Hieber has in store for future books!" —USA Today Bestselling Author Kathryn Smith
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Book Description Leisure Books, 2010. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0843962976
Book Description Leisure Books, 2010. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110843962976