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Joseph Scamboldi doesn't have a face, and on this most important night that was a problem, for tonight Joseph was supposed to become a clown.


Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to The Last Mask – Tradition the first book in The Last Mask Trilogy, a fantastical journey through a world of theatrical decadence.

Stories are not born of the light; they are the stuff of shadows, creepi
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Published (first published December 18th 2011)
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Tom
Mar 24, 2012 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Fantasy readers looking for something unique
Recommended to Tom by: Stephen Winterflood
Stephen Winterflood’s, The Last Mask is a dark adventure with traditional fantasy elements presented in a very unique style. Fantasy readers looking for a break from the norm will love the asymmetric structure and artistic writing approach. Traditionalists will likely feel less thrilled because early on the plot builds in an unusual way that can seem a bit complicated. You'll see the value in his approach later as characters and plot find their convergent path.

Winterflood establishes a structur
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Sammy Smith
Mar 18, 2012 rated it it was amazing

My other and main review is on amazon, and to cut and paste the review would do the book no justice. Plus, it's lazy.

I loved this book, the structure is something I was particularly impressed with, chapters and then segments within segments and reflections. It sounds so silly - I found pleasure in the way the book was constructed - but really, it's such a fundamental part of the book and so many people miss the mark when it comes to the skeleton of a story ...

As far as the story is concerned - i
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Sophie Tallis
Jul 15, 2012 rated it it was amazing
So far...LOVE it! Deeply disturbing and original...great!

A wonderfully edgy and dark vision by maestro Stephen Winterflood. One of the most original books I've ever read. Highly recommended!
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Winterflood is a writer of Theatrical decadence, and piratical adventure. His novel The Last Mask - Tradition is the first tale in the series of books set in the world of The Joke, a dark theatrical realm of clowns, mimes, and the wonderfully bizarre. A place where you will truly not know what to expect to find around the next corner.

Winterflood also dabbles in the art of digital painting and has
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