Stella May Tell us about yourself and how many books you have written. Born in former USSR, I immigrated to the United States in 1991. I graduated with the highest honors from the Music Academy in Baku and earned my Master’s Degree. A resident of Saint Johns, Florida, I am a part owner of aContinue reading “"My Book Place" Interview”
Hey, everybody! I’m humbled and proud to be selected among other local authors to participate in the 2020 Jax Book Fest on February 29 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Main Library. I am very nervous, but I hope that my very first public event will go well. Come check it out!
Prelude 1992 Kira Wagner died when she was six. The house where she lived with her parents and her baby brother collapsed, burying them alive. They were discovered the next day. By then, Kira’s parents and the baby were long gone; she was breathing, but just barely. In the ambulance, during the mad dash toContinue reading “Rhapsody in Dreams excerpt”
PART THREEThe Lovers 1 Miami, Present days. Special Agent Peter Rostoff felt like a walking corpse. After an impossibly long flight from the West Coast to the South, with a layover in LA, he was fatigued to the point of no return . Peter always hated flying and usually tried to use an alternative type ofContinue reading “Once & Forever: Book Three “The Lovers” excerpt”
PART TWO The Parents 1 San Francisco 1991 The Rostoff household was in an uproar. The official cause was an upcoming celebration of Peter’s eighteenth birthday. The real reason, however, was a family reunion of sorts, because after five long years , Dmitry Rostoff was finally coming home, to the States , to his family estate inContinue reading “Once & Forever: Part Two “The Parents” excerpt”
Prologue Present days Spring has finally arrived in New England, as fashionably late as a true lady. Precocious March, with its roller-coaster of temperatures ungraciously gave up, succumbing to a fragile, tender, and crystal clear April which in turn has bowed out to a bold and brazen May. Its sun-kissed embrace has reached the petiteContinue reading “Once & Forever: Book One “The Children” excerpt”
Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. Hello, my name is Marina Sardarova. Stella May is my pen name (or my alter ego). In many regards, we are very different, even though she is me. She’s more daring, braver and self-assured; she knows exactly what she wants. She writes because she lovesContinue reading “Introducing Stella May”