The Kumquat Legacy

The Kumquat Legacy

Randal Koster

Randal Koster

Here's a book for young readers (ages 10 and up) who love mysteries and puzzles. A rich man offers 13-year-old Dave a chance to receive the Kumquat Legacy, a mysterious prize of immense value. To win the prize, Dave must solve a series of riddles. Unfortunately, Cyril, the rich man’s despicable nephew, will use every dirty trick imaginable to solve them first and claim the prize for himself.A long dense narrative poem set in a neo-decadent future. Portrays the tempestuous love affair of a cyber-enhanced woman and her wandering paramour. Rhysling Award Finalist 2002Bruce Boston lives in Ocala, Florida, once known as the City of Trees, with his wife, writer-artist Marge Simon, and the ghosts of two cats. He is the author of fifty books and chapbooks. His poetry and fiction have appeared in hundreds of publications, including Asimov's SF Magazine, Amazing Stories, Weird Tales, Strange Horizons, Realms of Fantasy, Pedestal, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, and The Nebula Awards Showcase. One of the leading genre poets for more than a quarter century, Boston has won the Bram Stoker Award for Poetry, the Asimov's Readers Award, and the Rhysling Award, each a record number of times. He is the author of the dystopian SF novel The Guardener’s Tale (available as an ebook) and the sixties-counterculture novel Stained Glass Rain (forthcoming as an ebook), and has received a Pushcart Prize for Fiction.
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