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Windswept (Part II Wherever the Wind May Blow) By Michael Verrett
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In the series WHEREVER THE WIND MAY BLOW, WINDSWEPT is the sequel to HOMECOMING. The romance, humor, and adventure continues for Anne and Jules Allan. Anne aspires to be a writer but though an avid... More > reader of 19th Century literature she realizes she has little imagination. She decides to forgo thoughts of romance and adventure and live a practical, well-ordered life. She is suddenly swept into a fantastic adventure in the land of Homecoming by the mysterious, Jules Allan. She is mistaken for Alice of Wonderland, attacked by flying pirates and creature known as Enuffs. She encounter jealous pixies, a vindictive Gray Queen and has troubles in babysitting. As Anne tries to make sense of it all as she finds that her real conflict is internal. She struggles to cope with clumsiness and emotional outburst. All the while she is haunted by the mystery of spiral staircases and the need to protect her inner child of unconditional love.< Less
Wherever the Wind May Blow ~ Homecoming By Michael Verrett
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Anne desires to be a writer, but admits she has no imagination, no experience, and only knows what she had read in books. She decides life should he orderly and well-planned and gives up on dreams... More > of romance and adventure. This is when she suddenly meets the mysterious and annoying, Jules Allan and his dog, Sam. She and her cat, Josephine are swept up in an adventure and taken to the land of Homecoming. Here she is mistaken for Alice of Alice in Wonderland and threatened by a Gray Queen and her ally the Ombudsman, attacked by flying pirates and jealous girlfriends, pestered by pixies, and for the life of her had no idea if any of this is real or the product of her imagination ~ except she knows she has no imagination, so maybe it is real. And the boy Jules Allan, is he real or something that she had made up.< Less
WINDSWEPT ebook (Part II Wherever the Wind May Blow) By Michael Verrett
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Wind Swept is the sequel to Homecoming. The plot includes adventure, romance, humor, pixies, friendship, pirates, an evil queen, and important choices one faces when growing up. Anne believes life... More > should be practical and well-ordered until she meets Jules Allan and lands in the pages of an adventure book. Here survival depends on having a good imagination. Anne confronts her own ideals of life as she and Jules Allan battle the treacherous Ombudsman and the evil Gray Queen as they come closer to solving the mystery of the Branch Library and who exactly is the book's author. “Answers to simple questions have powerful consequences.”< Less
Homecoming - ebook (Part 1 Wherever the Wind May Blow) By Michael Verrett
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Anne forgoes thoughts of romance and adventure as she embarks upon a well planned life. Her plans change suddenly when a mysterious and heroic boy named Jules Allan whisks Anne and her kitten far,... More > far away. Anne refuses to accept she has landed in the pages of an adventure story, in the land of Homecoming. Here characters, the evil Gray Queen and her allies, the Enuffs, are editing the happily ever after ending. She finds herself being mistaken for Alice, getting unlost, and inciting an uprising. She and Jules Allan battle pirates, giants, trolls, a dragon, and the sinister Ombudsman to save the plot and Homecoming.Three bickering pixies, a beautiful pirate girl, two librarians and a group of little men help Anne learn that the real struggle lies within. She must confront her decision to abandon childhood in order to become a grown-up. Will she allow her heart to believe the adventure is real or will she grow-up to climb twisting stairways? A quest for hope, romance and – “an” author.< Less
Homecoming - Wherever the Wind May Blow (ebook version) By Michael Verrett
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Anne forgoes thoughts of romance and adventure as she embarks upon a well planned life. Her plans change suddenly when a mysterious and heroic boy named Jules Allan whisks Anne and her kitten far,... More > far away. Anne refuses to accept she has landed in the pages of an adventure story, in the land of Homecoming. Here characters, the evil Gray Queen and her allies, the Enuffs, are editing the happily ever after ending. She finds herself being mistaken for Alice, getting unlost, and inciting an uprising. She and Jules Allan battle pirates, giants, trolls, a dragon, and the sinister Ombudsman to save the plot and Homecoming.Three bickering pixies, a beautiful pirate girl, two librarians and a group of little men help Anne learn that the real struggle lies within. She must confront her decision to abandon childhood in order to become a grown-up. Will she allow her heart to believe the adventure is real or will she grow-up to climb twisting stairways? A quest for hope, romance and – “an” author.< Less
WINDSWEPT (Hardcover) Part II Wherever the Wind May Blow By Michael Verrett
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Windswept is a love story. The sequel to Homecoming. The plot includes adventure, romance, humor, pixies, friendship, pirates, an evil queen, and the important choices one faces when growing up.... More > Anne believes life should be practical and well-ordered until she meets Jules Allan and lands in the pages of an adventure book. Here survival depends on having a good imagination. Anne confronts her own ideals of life as she and Jules Allan battle the treacherous Ombudsman and the evil Gray Queen as they come closer to solving the mystery of the Branch Library and who exactly is the book's author. “Answers to simple questions have powerful consequences.”< Less
Joy Joy Baseball (e book) By Michael Verrett
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Collection of 36 humorous cartoons depicting baseball on and off the field. The vignettes feature moms, dads, ball players, bat girls, umpires and coaches. These are part of a collection created by... More > author/illustrator Michael Verrett. The cartoons were created as he sat in the bleachers watching his sons' play baseball. They represent his recollections, impressions, observations, and participation as a player, coach and umpire in over 40 years of baseball. You may also detect a few yarns.< Less
McSkeeter McNoid By Michael Verrett
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Mosquito McNoid, a monstrous singing mosquito invades the peaceful animals of the bayou spreading panic and pain. Three not-so-brave animals (Roux Rabbit, Chumsly Raccoon, and Lindy Turtle) and... More > Tommy-Two Frog (who is never afraid) are selected to get rid of the mosquito. They create a giant bug swatter to destroy the monster, but will it be big enough?< Less
Christmas Socks By Michael Verrett
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Suzy Q is little girl who always wants things her own way. On Christmas day she expects lots of presents. Suzy Q is shocked to find only one gift under the tree - a pair of socks. She throws them... More > away only later to want them back. A chase begins as her dog Jack runs outside into the snow with the socks. He hands them off to a cat, then a duck, then a mouse animal until they reach the house of Phillip X Fogg,the nice boy who lives next door. A funny rhyming romp that challenges Suzy Q to understand what the importance of Christmas< Less
THE STREETS OF THE CHURCH WITH BLUE DOORS By Michael Verrett
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Visit a day in the life of the Carnnaregio district of northern Venice. Here, everything passes the ancient church with blue doors. Children go to school, dogs ride in boats, men walk to work,... More > mothers, daughters and granddaughters shop. It all happens among the bridges and winding canals of this quiet neighborhood. Along the way you will learn a little Italian.< Less