The Storyteller, Volume I - A Must Read Book


The Storyteller
New Book Offers Supernatural Tales Involving Everyday People

Martha Whittington invites readers to take a break from the doldrums of daily routine and delve into a world where ordinary lives are blindsided by the bizarre. The Storyteller: Volume I (now available through AuthorHouse) provides a feast of paranormal delights that satisfy the imagination. Comprised of six intriguing tales, The Storyteller delves into the lives of a colorful variety of people who suddenly find themselves in unsettling situations. In "The Fennigan Case," two news reporters step across the threshold of a creepy house and into another dimension. "A Unique Team" follows another investigative journalist as he plunges into international intrigue. Readers explore the mind of a psychic teenager in "The Hidden Knowledge" and meet a wicked woman who holds an entire town hostage with her dark magic in "The Witch". Two brothers endure tragedy in a remote corner of the world in "Sand," and a couple experiences any parent's worst nightmare in "The Gifted Child". Throughout The Storyteller, Whittington weaves a macabre tapestry of drama, suspense and fast-paced action. From the dangers of the Egyptian desert to the cold streets of New York, she takes readers on a thrilling journey along the knife- edge between this world and the unknown. A captivating read for fans of the disturbingly weird. The Storyteller delivers thrills and chills at each turn of the page.

For further review on this book, please go to: storytellersbookclub.com">http://storytellersbookclub.com or e- mail us at: thestorytellers2121@yahoo.com

Born and raised in Monterrey, Mexico, Whittington set out to see the world when she was 21. She holds a Degree in Communications and a Master's in Public Relations, and she speaks fluent Spanish, English, German and French. Whittington comes from a family of published authors. At a young age, she wrote short stories that won awards in international contests. She currently lives in Houston, where she continues to nurture her passion for writing.


MORE RESOURCES:

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Readers recommend the best books for reading aloud
Minneapolis Star Tribune
The secret is out — you love reading aloud, and you love being read to. I knew it! And I am delighted. Last month I wrote about books that I thought would be great to read out loud. But you came up with a much better list. Let's get to it: It took me ...



Forbes

Tracking the Books to TV Trend: American Gods, Shannara, GoT
Forbes
American Gods is one of many books that debuts (or returns) this year as a TV series. Neil Gaiman's modern classic (his best book, by my reckoning) delves into the things that we actually worship as determined by how much we seek them or think about ...

and more »


The Denver Channel

Denver7 book drive puts reading material in the hands of students just in time for summer
The Denver Channel
DENVER -- Ask the students in Kyle Schwartz's third grade classroom at Denver's Doull Elementary what their favorite pastime is and you're going to hear “reading” as the number one answer. “I like the books that have a story in it,” Alondra said.



Forbes

Readers In China Prefer Reading E-Books More Than Ever
Forbes
China has long been known as the next big thing in the e-book industry. With more smartphone users than the US, it's an easy target for publishers looking to increase digital revenues. A survey recently conducted by the Chinese Academy of Press and ...



Wicked Local Plymouth

BOOKS: Our age of addictive technology
Wicked Local Plymouth
In his new book, Irresistible: The Rise of Addictive Technology and the Business of Keeping Us Hooked” he says we have casually let ourselves become hooked in a manner not unlike Victorians quaffing cocaine and opium, thinking it no big deal. We, like ...

and more »


amNY

Books Are Magic wants to be the friendliest bookstore in Brooklyn
amNY
Books Are Magic, which will sell everything from best-sellers to a wide selection of kids' books to lesser-known titles by local authors and “weird books that no one's seen anywhere else,” Fusco-Straub added, will also function as an event space.



The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle

Volunteers give out books to foster care students
The Harvard-Westlake Chronicle
Student volunteers handed out used books to high school kids in foster care at the Literacy Event at Celebration Orientation at Pasadena City College on April 29. The Book Club collected almost 150 used books in the library earlier in the week to ...



New York Times

10 New Books We Recommend This Week
New York Times
THE NEW BOOK OF SNOBS: A Definitive Guide to Modern Snobbery, by D.J. Taylor. (Constable, About $21.) Taylor's clever and timely taxonomy of snobbery argues that the world would be a poorer place without a bit of insolence and ostentation. Our critic ...



The Morning Journal

Girls, moms enjoy tea, books at Avon Lake Public Library
The Morning Journal
Madeline Turner, 10, of Avon Lake, left, and Coralyn Balogh, 9, of Avon Lake, right, help pop-up book collector Corinne Jalkanen display the “Titanic” pop-up book, which includes a pop-up of the ship, during the Annual Mother-Daughter Tea at the Avon ...



New York Times

3 Books Tell the Legacies of Legends
New York Times
The book collects brief essays on 13 judges, attorneys and law professors who provided inspiration and friendship. The common theme is a reverence for legal liberalism in its various forms: Yale Law School, where Fiss taught for many years; the ...


Google News

thatware.org ©