Catharsis, Legend of the Lemurians (Earth Keepers Chronicle 1) [NOOK Book]

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Karma can be a beautiful maiden or a bitch... Lemurians, Atlanteans... The beautiful Catharsians share the planet with another race, the Uglies. Being ugly is considered a contagious disease, and the Uglies are herded into a reservation, where they live out their drudgery behind an electric fence...until the ultimate disaster strikes. Will it bring to light everyone's true beauty and ugliness?

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Catharsis, Legend of the Lemurians (Earth Keepers Chronicle 1)

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Overview

Karma can be a beautiful maiden or a bitch... Lemurians, Atlanteans... The beautiful Catharsians share the planet with another race, the Uglies. Being ugly is considered a contagious disease, and the Uglies are herded into a reservation, where they live out their drudgery behind an electric fence...until the ultimate disaster strikes. Will it bring to light everyone's true beauty and ugliness?

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940045001618
  • Publisher: Lada Ray
  • Publication date: 9/12/2012
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 532,980
  • File size: 115 KB

Meet the Author

Lada Ray is a world traveler, linguist, feng shui master, and writer. She lives in Upstate New York together with her family and a beautiful calico cat. She is the author of GOLD TRAIN, gripping mystery thriller, set in Russia and based on true historic events (Jade Snow International Adventure Series #1), psychological mystery thriller, STEPFORD USA (Jade Snow International Adventures Prequel) and GREEN DESERT, Jade Snow Novella set in 2007 Iraq. Releases 2012: THE EARTH SHIFTER, new exciting YA fantasy thriller and DRAGON GATE, the next Jade Snow adventure set in Asia.ALL ABOUT UPCOMING BOOKS:LadaRay.com/
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  • Posted October 16, 2012

    CATHARSIS immediately drew me in!

    I've just finished a really intriguing short story written by Lada Ray: Catharsis, Legend of the Lemurians, is Book 1 of the new Earth Keepers Series. It is a metaphysical/dystopian short, which is also the companion and prequel to the upcoming YA fantasy/thriller novel, THE EARTH SHIFTER.

    Catharsis is only 11K words, or about 30 pages in length, but it delivers quite an impact. The characters, back story, setting—all work together to create the aura of fairytale magic, along with important lessons to be learned. I found myself rooting for the Uglies, especially the protagonist Morf, as they try to save the planet, and as they have to make the hardest choice of their uneasy lives.

    This first book of a very promising new series, is a relatively quick and easy read. Heart warming message about remembrance, and what it means to be a genuine human being. In these times, when we focus on all the bad news around us, it's easy to forget this precious lesson. A truly great and inspiring read, recommended for all age groups but especially for young people... it will give them hope and a brighter outlook for the future! Highly recommend, I am eagerly awaiting the next installment, which will feature the Lemurians’ and Atlanteans’ life on Earth, the evolution of man. 5 Stars for this elegant work.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 17, 2014

    Amazing moral to this story, my kids loved it, and really great

    Amazing moral to this story, my kids loved it, and really great teaching tool for tolerance and love for all people of the world. Highly recommended read.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 17, 2014

    I love this novellete!

    I love this novellete!

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