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Back To Reality


Loved it! 😍

Joanna and Yohanna have a connection – a connection that will take them to the edge of reality and beyond. It's twisty & bah-luddy exhilarating!

Joanna has a dream that is disregarded and unfulfilled. She has an ineffectual husband and a rebellious daughter. Yohanna has the music world at her fingertips and a vulnerability keeping it just out of reach. She has an overconfident guru and underfunded manager. Joanna and Yohanna have a connection – a connection that will take them to the edge of reality and beyond.

Mark Stay and Mark Oliver have created an ever-changing fictional world in Back to Reality, where multi-universes keep our characters on their toes... or falling off a cow.

As a reader who adores a story about time-travel and the mind-bending suggestion of multiple versions of myself across a vast number of universes, I truly and completely enjoyed this story. As strangely detailed as this book read, I never felt lost or that the authors were getting “too technical.” I’m not here for the science of a multiverse; I just want to experience it. Thankfully, the journey that Stay and Oliver have taken us on is twisty and bah-luddy exhilarating!

There is so much more to say about this story – about these characters, the surprises and the outcome – but I fear I will give away more than I should. Instead, please treat yourself to this escape of a book and enjoy the ride. 4 Stars

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About the author

Mark Stay somehow ended up working in publishing for over 25 years. He would write in his spare time and (he can admit this now) on company time, and sometimes those writings would get turned into books and films. Mark is also co-presenter of the Bestseller Experiment podcast. view profile

Published on October 16, 2017

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90000 words

Contains mild explicit content ⚠️

Genre: Women's Fiction

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