100 Cupboards (100 Cupboards, Book 1) by N. D. Wilson

By N. D. Wilson

Twelve-year-old Henry York wakes up one evening to discover bits of plaster in his hair. knobs have damaged throughout the wall above his mattress and one in all them is slowly turning . . .Henry scrapes the plaster off the wall and discovers cabinets of all varied sizes and styles. via one he can listen the sound of falling rain. via one other he sees a gleaming room–with a guy pacing from side to side! Henry quickly knows that those will not be simply cabinets, yet portals to different worlds.

100 cabinets is the 1st ebook of a brand new delusion event, written within the most sensible world-hopping culture and reinvented in N. D. Wilson’s inimitable style.

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When Livy died, Sam felt as if his reason for writing had died, too. When Sam moved to the Fifth Avenue house, he closed his door to the world. But in the spring of 1905, everything changed when Bambino, who had been Sam’s constant companion, disappeared out an open window. Just as in my story, an announcement was placed in all the newspapers, along with the offer of a five-dollar reward—which, back then, was a week’s wages for most people. Many did see the announcement and brought their cats to be given or loaned to Sam as a way to show their affection.

Five months before Bambino and Mr. Twain starts, Sam’s wife, Olivia (“Livy”), died. Not only were they deeply in love, but Livy was also Sam’s editor. She helped Sam bring Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn, and his other classic stories to life. When Livy died, Sam felt as if his reason for writing had died, too. When Sam moved to the Fifth Avenue house, he closed his door to the world. But in the spring of 1905, everything changed when Bambino, who had been Sam’s constant companion, disappeared out an open window.

Powers, Ron. Mark Twain, A Life. New York: Free Press, 2006. , Ken Burns, and Dayton Duncan. Mark Twain: An Illustrated Biography. New York: Knopf, 2001.

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