New Release: Striking Balance by Jeanne G’Fellers


Northeast Tennessee Author Releasing Third Title in Series with Regional Focus

Striking Balance: A Historical Appalachian Dark Fantasy released on 7/21/19

Jonesborough, TN, 7/21/2019 – Mountain Gap Books, Jonesborough, Tennessee, is proud to announce the release of their eighth title, Striking Balance: The Peculiar Making of Beatrice Benjamin Sophia Scott Schnell Gow, by award-winning, ten-time novelist Jeanne G’Fellers.

Striking Balance is an 18th-century set historical standalone tale and the fourth title in the Appalachian Elementals series. Southern Appalachian readers will find familiar landmarks such as the Nolichucky river but will easily become immersed in both the history and magic within the pages of this carefully-researched and well-crafted Revolutionary-War era novel.

Striking Balance is available for order on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and other online retailers.


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SHORT BLURB: Benjamin Schnell is the possessor of secrets he wishes he could bury beneath the rich Nolichucky river flat dirt he farms alongside his dear friend, Conall. But secrets lead to lies, lead to more secrets that will lead them deep into the mountains to where a haunted fey king reigns and Fire balances Water in a careful eternal friendship that is complicated by the American Revolution.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Born and raised in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Science Fiction and Fantasy author Jeanne G’Fellers’ early memories include watching the original Star Trek series with their father and reading the books their librarian mother brought home. Jeanne’s writing influences include Anne McCaffrey, Ursula K. LeGuin, Octavia Butler, Isaac Asimov, and Frank Herbert. Jeanne lives in Northeast Tennessee with their spouse and five crazy felines. Their home is tucked against a small woodland where they regularly see deer, turkeys, raccoons, and experience the magic of the natural world.


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