All’s Fair, Mrs. Biddle

Lycophos Press

What sort of woman is Mrs. Biddle? In May of 1903, we find the young mother hungry and destitute, stranded in a squalid inn on the north coast of France. Six days later, she’s booked into New York’s Plaza Hotel with two thousand dollars in her purse….

 A charitable person might use the word resourceful to describe her. But those encountering her are rarely left feeling particularly charitable. As ruthless as the day is long, this faux duchess of a drowned duchy brooks neither fools nor opposition. Those who stand in her way are crushed utterly, and those who cross her—well, who better to judge than her own husband?

 We may well ask ourselves, as Biddle did then, was she really so vindictive she’d travel 3,000 miles to the sort of jay town she despised with no purpose other than to inflict pain and misery on one she felt had wronged her? Oh, yes, was his answer—10,000 miles… on hands and knees… and still arrive glad about making the trip.

 (This novel incorporates Books 1, 2, & 3 of the Byblos Foretold Novaplex:  Babes at Sea, Peddlers All, and Dames Engaged.)

 For more information on the novaplex, please visit:  ByblosForetold.com


Keywords: Humorous comedic comedy humor parody satire 1900 Upstate New York Brooklyn farcical Babes at Sea parenting divorce Byblos Foretold Dames Engaged Mrs. Biddle novaplex saga psychic Peddlers All women's fiction marriage new adult family life Love Triangle baby second chance menage royalty historical love 20th century international 

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About the author

 M.E. Meegs began writing epic poetry while still in the cradle, though her first real recognition came only after the completion of her dramatic tragedy, Dolly’s Fourth, and Final, Crusade. Written when she was five, it chronicles the midnight adventure of a favorite doll, which ended sadly in the jaws of a neighbor’s mastiff.

She lives now in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, with a first-class typewriter and a middling husband who will soon be in need of a food taster if he doesn’t begin showing a little more appreciation for her literary efforts.

A truly loving soul, she harbors neither children nor pets—fearing the temptation to make sacrifices of them to her tetchy muse might prove irresistible. She does, however, heartily enjoy the company of her devotees, so please do stop by her virtual home at:  MEMeegs.com

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Publisher
Lycophos Press
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Published on
Feb 5, 2016
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Pages
352
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ISBN
9781938710162
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Language
English
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Genres
Family & Relationships / Love & Romance
Fiction / Historical
Fiction / Humorous / Black Humor
Fiction / Literary
Fiction / Romance / Historical / 20th Century
Fiction / Romance / Romantic Comedy
Fiction / Sagas
Fiction / Satire
Humor / Topic / Marriage & Family
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