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Shadows of the Rose is a varied collection of short stories. From the far reaches of space and the future to historical, there is a bit of everything.

The Witch Hunter - a young girl is accused of sorcery and the witch hunter sent to condemn her is not as he seems...

Baby Blues - set in a future where family planning is controlled by the state and it is illegal to make love
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Paperback, Anniversary Edition, 180 pages
Published November 2012 by Lulu (first published September 2nd 2002)
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Dianne
Shadows of the Rose is an eclectic mix of short stories that are perfect for when you are short on time! Each tale has a slightly magical feel to them and are based around romantic love, sometimes with a little erotica thrown in. Always the ending make you feel good for the characters.

One of my favorites was of a retiring school teacher who never married, not that she hadn't been asked, but tragedy took her true love too soon and she never found anyone else. As her life ends, she is met by angel
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Simone
Apr 03, 2013 Simone rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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I received a free copy of this novel in exchange for my honest review. This is a neat book of short stories in various genres that you will absolutely love. Annette Gisby immediately draws you into her world with each captivating story. When it’s over you’re so engrossed that you don’t want to leave. My favorite of the collection is The Witch Hunter. A young woman is accused of Witchcraft and she stands trial before a man she once loved. He saves her life and marries her, but when her daughter i ...more
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Aug 10, 2010 Annette Gisby rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
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Feb 26, 2009 Annette Gisby rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)  ·  review of another edition
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Annette Gisby grew up in a small town in Northern Ireland moving to London when she was seventeen. Being a very small town there were no bookshops and a small library. When she’d devoured every book she could get her hands on in the library, she started writing her own stories so she would always have something to read later.

When not writing she enjoys reading, cinema, theatre, walks along deserte
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