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Future Tense
Barbara Gaskell

TIME TRAVEL:  Mercy is bored out of her mind. Working for a professor obsessed with dinosaurs, she expects that one day she could disappear and no one would notice— until the day a strange pair of eyes appears in her apartment. When Mercy comes face to face with a time traveler, she is not sure what to think. Is she delusional, or could this be the adventure she always wanted?

The Medievalist

TIME TRAVEL/HISTORICAL:  Jayne Lyons, a true aficionado of King Richard III, is on an archaeological dig site in Leicester England.  She decides to establish Richard’s innocence by proving he didn’t murder his nephews. When Jayne sees a skeleton with a silver sigil of a boar on it, she knows instantly that the skeleton is Richard’s.

TIME TRAVEL/HISTORICAL:  Emma is not your typical twenty-one year old. After being abandoned by her mother, she was raised by her grandparents in their retirement home, spending her weekends playing board games with senior citizens. Her life had some stability, until her grandfather passed away, followed by her grandmother two short years later.

FAIRYTALE:  Lady Angelique’s world is one of fear — of her stepdaughter, Eleanor. Ever since she was a young child, Eleanor has displayed strange behavior.

SCI-FI:  The Central Galactic Concordance has quarantined the frontier planet Polaris-Gamma after blight destroys all crops. However, the settlers of Pol-G know that the truth behind the quarantine most likely has more do to with the planetary government refusing to join the CGC than the blight, and if the settlers don’t escape they will all starve to death.