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Title: The Red Umbrella: A Short Story
Published by: Creative Ark
Release Date: June 28, 2014
Contributors: Jessica Baverstock
Genre: , ,
Pages: 32
ISBN13: 978-1534625143
ASIN: B00LD6RNUK

Paulie dreams of traveling the world, and with her red umbrella by her side she is ready to tackle anything. But when she loses her umbrella on the Paris Metro, Paulie must face the city’s streets without her trusted companion.

An eventful day and a chance encounter with a wise new friend teach Paulie what it truly means to be a world nomad.

In this exquisite and sensitive tale, Baverstock captures a young person’s wonder and embarrassment in a new country, deftly weaving humour, wisdom and a celebration of life.

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Title: The Letterbox: A Short Story
Published by: Creative Ark
Release Date: November 14, 2014
Contributors: Jessica Baverstock
Genre: ,
Pages: 16
ASIN: B00PNTEX2Y

When English girl Jodie moves to her husband's home in Australia, the intense summer heat, unfamiliar culture, and mounting loneliness are compounded by an unexpected source of frustration…
…a letterbox shared with their Aunt Celia.
Tension mounts as privacy is invaded and letters are lost. Can Jodie find a solution before a family rift becomes irreparable?

A sweet, sensitive tale of learning to live in a new home, written by the author of The Red Umbrella.

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Title: Birdsitting: A Short Story
Published by: Creative Ark
Release Date: July 18, 2016
Contributors: Jessica Baverstock
Genre: , ,
Pages: 11
ASIN: B01INPI2F8

At age 57, Angelina has raised two children, run a business, and survived divorce.

She believes herself a woman capable of managing any challenge.
But when her daughter leaves her pet bird in Angelina’s care before setting off for Venice, Angelina comes face to face with the one thing she’s never managed to do in her life—achieve a dream that’s been with her since childhood.

A thoughtful and uplifting short story by the author of The Red Umbrella.

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