Opus 3 (An Okal Rel Universe Legacy Anthology)
The authors in this anthology have each approached the theme of 'Pretenders' from a unique and exciting perspective. The characters you are about to meet choose to hide or misrepresent their status, abilities, education, ambition, sexuality, spirituality, intentions or their past. Itís not just the main characters either; nearly every character is hiding something or wishing to be perceived in some way.
Stories include: "Blind Stitches" by A. M. Stickel, "Sword Crossed Paths" by Elizabeth Woods, "Nestors Gap" by Hal Friesen and "Pennies in the Well" by Amelia Shackelford. This anthology also contains sketches of characters by Richard Bartrop.
About the editors:
Lynda Williams teaches computer literacy at the University of Northern BC and holds an M.L.S. from the University of Toronto and a M.Sc. from McMaster. She was born in Prince George, British Columbia and graduated from the University of Victoria with an emphasis in Chemistry and Creative Writing. She currently lives in British Columbia, Canada.
Lyndaís ten book series set in the Okal Rel Universe is published by Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy. Recurring themes of the series center around culture conflict and the moral and social impacts of radical changes in technology, including re-written rules of gender relations as a consequence of bio-engineering. [MORE]
Jennifer Sparling came to Prince George just over two years ago not expecting life to change as much as it did. One of the first people she met was Lynda Williams, who gave her an opportunity to utilize that long lost passion for spelling, grammar, and punctuation! She has an English degree and wrote for several university papers while in school in Quebec. She grew up in Vancouver and is now a happy and successful travel agent in Prince George. [MORE]
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