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Tales from Gundarland wins an award in the Readers Favorite competition
Author Hank Quense reports that Tales From Gundarland, his collection of short stories and novellas, has received the prestigious medal in the scifi/fantasy category in the 2010 competition.
By: Hank Quense
At the same time, book reviewers are raving about the collection. Fran Lewis, an independent review wrote in part, "Welcome to Gundarland, a unique place filled with humans, dwarfs, yuks, elves. . . you'll want to read this outstanding, hysterical, humorous, creative and wildly funny novel by author Hank Quense. Buy the book and you'll get your very own gold passport to visit this wonderful place. Hank Quense is the master of humor, satire and hilarity in this great book filled with magic, wizards, humans, and many races and, of course, some zany characters that I hope he brings back in his next book."
Lois Henderson, a reviewer for the Bookpleasures site wrote in part: "This delightful collection of six short stories and two novellas is set in the mythical realm of Gundarland on a planet named Gundar, which, according to Quense, was named after “the omniscient god who accidentally created the universe with an explosive sneeze caused by snorting a larger-than-
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The Crazy Bookworm said on her website: The idea of this book was unique and creative. The book starts up with the introduction to "Gunderland"
Quense describes the book this way: Laughter is like free health insurance: you can't get too much of it. This book will give you enough laughs to boost your health.
It's filled with delightful entertainment. Without commercial interruption!
Gundarland is populated by humans, dwarfs, elves and other races; it's the backdrop for unique adventures, brilliant heroes and cunning villains.
There are six short stories and two novellas in here. All are new. You'll meet some of Shakespeare's most famous characters, a warrior-cook, vigilantes, a trio of beautiful, lusty princesses to mention just a few of the memorable characters in the stories.
Tales from Gundarland is available in both print and ebook versions. The ebook has a number of formats to download for various e-readers. For links to sellers go to: http://hankquense.com/
Don't miss out on the laughs. Get your copy today.
To see the review on Readers Favorite site visit: http://readersfavorite.com/
To read Lois Henderson's entire review visit: http://www.bookpleasures.com/
Quense is the author of three other books; Fool's Gold, a retelling of the ancient Rhinegold myth, Tunnel Vision, a collection of twenty previously published short stories and Build a Better Story, a book for fiction writers.
His website http://hankquense.com has more information on all his writings.
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Hank Quense writes humorous science fiction and fantasy stories along with an occasional non-fiction article
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