By Nick Spalding
Publisher: CreateSpace self sufficient Publishing Platform
Publication Date: 2012-02-12
Number of Pages: 258
Website: Amazon, LibraryThing, Google Books, Goodreads
Synopsis from Amazon:
A fast paced myth event from Nick Spalding, the bestselling writer of the spoil hit comedies Fat Chance & Love... From either Sides.
A nice booklet will delivery you to a different world... actually, if you're no longer careful.
On a dismal Thursday afternoon, Max Bloom enters his neighborhood library in a final ditch try and stave off an epic case of youngster boredom. one of the hushed stacks he discovers The Cornerstone, an historical booklet tucked away on a dusty, forgotten shelf. establishing the canopy, Max is quickly transported to an alternative measurement packed with issues cause on killing him - hence heading off boredom with remarkable success.
He meets a stunning woman referred to as Merelie (brilliant), who tells him he can be a Wordsmith, a sorcerer capable of craft magic from the written notice itself, one robust sufficient to save lots of either their worlds from the Dwellers - hideous monsters from past the universe (not so brilliant).
This all sounds thoroughly incredible. the type of factor you'd learn in a myth novel. however the Cornerstone doesn't lie... and the chance is very real.
In an international threatened through monsters, the place books are worshipped and robust magic exists, Max Bloom needs to choose: shut The Cornerstone and run domestic - or belief Merelie, develop into a Wordsmith, and store worlds from convinced destruction...
Reviews for Nick Spalding & Max Bloom In... The Cornerstone:
'Spalding made headlines final 12 months whilst Amazon published he was once one in every of their most sensible promoting authors, promoting over 400,000 copies on Kindle. It used to be evidently just a topic of time earlier than an individual snapped him up.' The day-by-day Mail.
'Spalding is actually a comedy genius.' Chick Lit experiences & News
'Nick Spalding controlled to make me snort till my aspects damage and that i had tears working down my face.' Shaz's publication Boudoir Blog
'Absolutely hilarious.' tremendous journal, The Sun
'Downright hilarious.' nearer Magazine
'A relatively fabulous funny city myth novel. This booklet is worthy not anything lower than the whole 5 stars. It hit my feel of humour pretty well at the head, the tale itself used to be very well advised certainly and the Kindle presentation is little short of remarkable. I for one could most definitely purchase a sequel if he makes a decision to put in writing one!' Shaun Horrigan, Amazon most sensible a hundred Reviewer
'A rip-roaring rollercoaster of a fantasy.' Stephen leather-based, top promoting author
The sequel - Wordsmith... The Cornerstone e-book 2 - is out there now!
GoodReads writer Information:
Author Name: Nick Spalding
Author Description: Nick Spalding is an writer who, test as he may well, can't appear to write whatever serious.
Before changing into a full-time writer, he labored within the communications undefined, mostly in media and advertising. As speaking garbage for a dwelling can get tiresome (for an individual except a politician), he inspiration he'd have a crack at writing comedy fiction - with a truly agreeable point of luck to date, it should be acknowledged. Nick has now offered over part one million books, and nonetheless can't rather think his luck.
Nick lives within the South of britain together with his fiancée. He lately needed to flip forty - and is quite pissed off on the universe since it gave him no selection within the subject; he additionally suffers from the occasional bout of insomnia, is hooked on Thai foodstuff, and nonetheless thinks Batman is cool.
If you fancy going in touch with Nick, stopover at his web site at spaldings-racket.blogspot.com / upload him on Twitter: @spalding_author / upload him on fb: Nick Spalding / or e mail him at [email protected]
Author URL: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/4037468