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MARSHALL RYAN MARESCA - The Thorn of Dentonhill

Friday, February 20 at 7PM

Austin Author
speaking & signing
The Thorn of Dentonhill

Meet Veranix Calbert, a student who leads a double life: by day, he’s a struggling magic student at the University of Maradaine, while at night, he spoils the drug trade of the local crime boss, Fenmere, who murdered Veranix’s father. Determined to shut him down, Veranix disrupts the delivery of two magical artifacts meant for Fenmere’s clients, becoming a real “thorn” in Fenmere’s side. Join us tonight as Austin author Marshall Ryan Maresca shares this highly original, entertaining new novel with us. 


Marshall Ryan Maresca grew up in upstate New York and studied film and video production at Penn State. He now lives in Austin with his wife and son. His work appeared in Norton Anthology of Hint Fiction and Rick Klaw’s anthology Rayguns Over Texas. He also has had several short plays produced and has worked as a stage actor, a theatrical director and an amateur chef.


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The Thorn of Dentonhill: A Novel of Maradaine(Mass Market Paperback)

By Marshall Ryan Maresca


ISBN-13: 9780756410261
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: DAW, 2/2015