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Award-winning author Shelley Adina wrote her first teen novel when she was 13. It was rejected by the literary publisher to whom she sent it, but he did say she knew how to tell a story. That was enough to keep her going through the rest of her adolescence, a career, a move to another country, a B.A. in Literature, an M.F.A. in Writing Popular Fiction, and countless manuscript pages. Shelley is a world traveler who loves to imagine what might have been. Between books, Shelley loves playing the piano and Celtic harp, making period costumes, and spoiling her flock of rescued chickens.


Since Audible.com put Lady of Devices on sale back in the spring, many, many listeners have been introduced to the Magnificent Devices world. They’ve raced through books two and three, and I’ve had lots of reader mail asking for book … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Lady of Devices (Magnificen...
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Her Own Devices (Magnificen...
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 661 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
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It's All About Us (All Abou...
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 276 ratings — published 2008 — 6 editions
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A Lady of Resources (Magnif...
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Graeme Stokes Hi Shelley, Thanks for your friendship... look forward to reading "Lady of Devices" love the time period.


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