Macabre Maine is delighted to announce the launch of Shawna Galvin’s The Ghost In You. The debut novel is also a first for the newly formed Macabre Maine. The Ghost In You will be launched by Macabre Maine at The Gorham Grind, South Street, Gorham, Maine, on January 12, 2014 from Noon to 1:30p.m.
Set in Maine, The Ghost In You tells the story of Lillith Messinger’s suspicious death. Medical examiner Paul O’Brien is called to the scene where he discovers Lillith’s diaries. Intrigued and hoping they’ll help answer the mystery of her death, he removes potential evidence from the scene. As Paul O’Brien gets to know Lillith through her writing, her ghost begins to talk to him, and the secrets of her death unfold. Paul is not sure if Lillith’s presence is real, and questions his own sanity along the way. Will Lillith’s ghost lead him to the truth about her death?
“From its hauntingly beautiful cover, to the story’s final twist, Shawna Galvin’s The Ghost in You is a wonderful piece of literary work. Intrigue, love, fine writing, interesting facts about a little-known occupation–this novel marks one very strong debut. Pick up a copy and enjoy the ride.” Roland Merullo, author of many novels, including, Breakfast with Buddha.
“Cinch your belt another notch before you read Shawna Galvin Rand’s The Ghost in You… so you don’t have your pants scared off! I was privileged to read some of Shawna’s work as she learned to write. With Ghost she has graduated with honors.” Jeff Foltz, Berkebeiner and Two Men Ten Suns.
“A spooky story with creepy twists reminding the reader that we all see ghosts.” Author Peter Cummings, MD, The Neuropathology of Zombies.
Shawna did most of her growing up in her hometown of Millinocket. She received her Master’s in Fine Arts from the Stonecoast Graduate Program in the first graduating class. She served as poetry editor at Words & Images Literary Journal; has taught creative writing at Cedar’s in Portland, is an adjunct professor at Southern Maine Community College and Southern New Hampshire University. Her work has appeared in numerous online and print publications. Among them: Virtual Writer, Postcard Shorts, Voice of the Bards, Retail Woes, Pill Hill Press, and Static Movement publications. Her work is also forthcoming in several publications and anthologies. Shawna is currently at work on her second novel.
For more information on author Shawna Galvin and Macabre Maine please contact Macabremaine@gmail.com. Or check out the Web site at macabremaine.com You can also see more about Shawna at shawnagalvin.com. The Ghost In You can be purchased online at amazon.com or barnesandnoble.com