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I have six books out currently, and they're available as either ebooks or printed copies. Click on any of the links below to purchase your choice. You can even read a free preview of most of the ebooks before you buy. My ebooks are featured on Smashwords and printed copies through Amazon/Createspace. Covers for both were also designed by me. You can search my name at the Apple iTunes store, Kindle, and Kobo store and find my ebooks there too. UPDATE: My Amazon author profile.
If you're into fantasy, horror, adventure, mythology (from all over the world) and/or rock and roll, then this epic in progress is for you.
These are all in a cycle of books and stories in the Ages of Telamon series, covering many eras and lands in a history that could have been. I'm currently working on Secret Ones, Volume 2, so stay tuned. Book covers and illustrations unless otherwise noted all created and designed by me.
Find out more about Telamon and its people by clicking the Excerpts and World of Telamon links up at the top.
Lady of the Sidhe
A lone Elven woman, Imerra Silverhair, searches for her son, picking up unexpected allies along the way in the ancient might-have-been world of Telamon. Along the way she discovers an ancient menace that had been fought before long ago and seemingly defeated. A part of the Ages of Telamon series.
This is the backstory to the Secret Ones books.
Lady of the Sidhe Ebook $1.99 USD Lady of the Sidhe in Paperback $8.99 USD (SPECIAL, currently $6.90)
Lady of the Sidhe now available in Kindle
"Lady of the Sidhe" will take you back to a time and place that never existed, but perhaps should have.."
--Christopher Courtley, author of the Valruna Saga.
"(She) has that refreshing ability to weave a memorable story from myth, and possibly, poetic license, not unlike the bards of old."
--David H. Keith, author and editor, November First Publications.
Secret ones, volume 1
Classic rock meets Fairyland.
It's the 1970's, White Death is the most popular rock band, and it's frontman is an elf. So is the guitarist. There's also vampire Dark Elves, werewolves, ancient demonesses, dragons, and more. And that's just the beginning, because soon there will be a showdown between ancient foes and forgotten legends in a modern world totally unprepared for it. Part of the Ages of Telamon series.
Secret Ones, Volume 1 Ebook $.99 USD Secret Ones, Volume 1 on Paperback $7.99 USD
Secret Ones now available in Kindle
"These Elves don't bake cookies."
--Chrystal Stevens, author of The Black Leather Belt.
"...Ms. Shana O'Quinn does for the Sidhe what Anne Rice did for vampires."
--Christopher Courtley, author of the Valruna Saga.
Secret Ones has a Facebook like page! Here.
Secret Ones, Volume 2
A book in the Ages of Telamon series, legends and myths collide in an alternate 1970's. Super megaband White Death is now on hiatus due to fighting the forces of evil in the form of Lycaeans, the werewolves, led by their creator Lilith; and the monstrous Drow, cousins to the Sidhe who inhabit Telamon under everyone's nose. Elves, dragons, faery dogs, hellhounds, and a cursed magical sword abound as each group of friends tries in their own fashion to thwart the impending world domination.
Secret Ones, Volume 2 Ebook $2.99 USD Secret Ones, Volume 2 Paperback $8.99 USD (Special, currently $7.99)
Secret Ones Volume 2 also available on Kindle.
A re-imagining of the classic Anglo-Saxon tale Beowulf. This fantasy retelling covers Beowulf's confrontation with Grendel's mother and the aftermath, as she is an unearthly creature that cannot be killed by normal means. The Queen of the Danes, Wealthow, may hold the answer in her strange visions and precognition, which will certainly be needed after the monster's
mother's evil kin comes calling.
Beowulf's Struggle, available in Kindle Ebook $1.99 USD
"All in all, it’s an intriguingly different telling of the tale, with great visual details and a powerful sense of myth."
--Sheila Deeth, author of Divide by Zero
The Chronicles of Lilith Book 1
The first werewolf and antagonist in Shana O'Quinn's Secret Ones series is back in a series of tales from her early years. When unexpected enemies destroy her home and those she loves, she makes a devil's bargain with spirits she doesn't fully understand to exact revenge. A part of the Ages of Telamon series, and compliments the Secret Ones books.
The Chronicles of Lilith Book 1, available at Smashwords *FREE* For now.
Night Ride of the Sidhe
The riding forth of the Sidhe, who meets a lone old man walking home one night. The Irish Celts knew them as the Sidhe--the Shining Ones. Padraic O'Connell experiences a night of joy, wonder, and paralyzing fear after meeting strangers in the dark forest. There are creatures more wild and less friendly than elves on the road at night. Was it all a dream?
Available at Smashwords.com for FREE!
Ghastley's Book of Fairy Tales: Stories for bigger Kids
Fantasy author Shana O'Quinn returns with this collection of fairy tales for young adults and anyone else who wants updated versions of some classic fairy tales. These stories offer twists, turns, strong heroines and clever heroes in a land where not everyone lives happily ever after, but there's never a dull moment. See Cinderella, Rumplestiltskin, Jack and the Beanstalk and more in a whole different way. An original short story from the author's Secret Ones series is also included, for those who like ancient prehistory and werewolves. Go ahead, indulge your need for fairy tales, even if you fancy yourself a grownup. You're never too old for a good story.
Ghastley's Book of Fairy Tales, available in Kindle Ebook for $3.99 USD, Ghastley's Book of Fairy Tales paperback $11.99 USD
Also available at Smashwords.com for $3.99
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