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The Scent of Sunlight
     

The Scent of Sunlight

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by Annie Bellet
 

Single mother Queenie Hayes struggles to support her two young children and tells them stories of a world filled with sunlight instead of concrete, a world called the Veldt where magical creatures abound and her family roams, free from the trials of the real world. As a social worker threatens to break apart Queenie's family, the Veldt offers her family a chance to

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Single mother Queenie Hayes struggles to support her two young children and tells them stories of a world filled with sunlight instead of concrete, a world called the Veldt where magical creatures abound and her family roams, free from the trials of the real world. As a social worker threatens to break apart Queenie's family, the Veldt offers her family a chance to escape if she can find the courage, and imagination, to reach for it.

The Scent of Sunlight is a fantasy short story by Annie Bellet.

Product Details

BN ID:
2940045541213
Publisher:
Doomed Muse Press
Publication date:
08/12/2011
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
48,114
File size:
65 KB

Meet the Author

Annie Bellet is a full-time speculative fiction writer. She holds a BA in English and a BA in Medieval Studies and thus can speak a smattering of useful languages such as Anglo-Saxon and Medieval Welsh.

She has sold fiction to AlienSkin Magazine, Contrary Magazine, and Daily Science Fiction Magazine. She's also collected a healthy stack of Honorable Mentions and placed as Semi-finalist in the Writers of the Future contest.

She lives in the Pacific Northwest with her husband and a very demanding Bengal cat.

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The Scent of Sunlight 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
When everything is going wrong in this world, sometimes you just need to move... Well written, an enjoyable short read, nicely detailled and wrapped up.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Well-defined characters and a detailed setting; Queenie's desperation and determination are palpable. Perfect for a quick, uplifting read during a lunch break or on the way to work. -- lyradora
Anonymous More than 1 year ago