Science Fiction and Speculative Fiction: Challenging Genres

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Signet Books produced a number (I have a few) of double story volumes. Ultimately, the idol reclaims the diamond, and the thief’s life is forfeit. Letters he had found earlier, hinting of murder and illicit love years before, are reclaimed by a spectral hand. If your book is a commercial fiction manuscript, but not one of those genres, we’ll take a look at it. Of bigger importance is whether or not the protagonist is relatable. In the show, the lead character was known primarily by his initials, Q.

Pages: 228

Publisher: Sense Publishers (July 12, 2013)

ISBN: 9462093784

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