Press Kit for The Pacifist Author: Mehreen Ahmed Category: Historical Fiction Print ISBN: 9781988762067 Publisher: Cosmic Teapot Publishing The Pacifist Blurb In 1866, Peter Baxter’s misfortune ends the day he leaves Badgerys Creek orphanage. Unsure of what to do next, Peter finds himself on a farm run by Mr. Brown. An aging man, Brown needs help and is happy to give Peter a place to live in exchange for his labor. Unbeknownst to Peter, Brown’s past is riddled with dark secrets tied to the same orphanage, which he has documented in a red folder. During a chance encounter, Peter meets Rose. Peter cannot help but fall in love with her beauty, grace, and wit; however, he fears that his affection will go unrequited as a result of his crippling poverty. But fate changes when Peter joins the search for gold in Hill End, New South Wales. Striking it rich, he returns to Rose a wealthy man. Peter is changed by his new found affluence, heading towards the mire of greed. Will Rose regret her relationship with Peter? Meanwhile, Rose has her own troubled history. One that is deeply entwined with Brown’s past and Peter’s future. Mehreen Ahmed Bio Queensland writer,…

  • Say Hello to Cosmic Teapot Last year, Dylan Callens released his first book, Operation Cosmic Teapot.  He went about life, as an indie author, trying to navigate through the vast world that is publishing.  Throughout the course of the year, he learned some of the ropes, published a second book,…

  • Humorous authors from around the world joined forces, creating an anthology with humanitarian concerns in mind.  The recently launched anthology, Ellipsis, connects everyday life to the humor that we sometimes miss.  From the simplicity of ordering a cup of coffee to the complexity of divorce, this anthology aims at finding…

Press Releases

Go to top