UPCOMING FICTION from Ana Maria Selvaggio

STALEMATE (novel), release Winter 2020
Every family has their secrets. This family houses everyone else’s. Join Michael as he returns home to find his childhood, wasn’t as alone as he thought.

ODONATIA (novel, working title), release 2021
An island in the mid-Atlantic is the keeper of secrets for its inhabitants and an outsider chasing the remnants of a 200-year old ghost.

SHORT STORY ANTHOLOGY (untitled), release 2021
"The Junk Maiden'
"Crone"
"Ill Conceived"
AUTHOR | ILLUSTRATOR (as noted)

INSECT HAIKU
Originally published in 2013. Revised copy, 2021 release.
THE OWL AND THE MERMAID
4th grade, Spring 2021 release.

SHAWL MONSTER
Winter 2021 release. Illustrated by M. Ysa Seaton.
THIS LITTLE PIGGIE
A snarky, adult board-book remake of the classic toe-play with illustrations by Renmeleon. Based on a story we used to tell my daughter. Written, illustrations in progress. Printer found.
A CAT NAMED PILLOW | A DOG NAMED SOCKS
Two part series. Storyboarded, finishing illustrations. Winter 2020 release.
CLEMENTINE’S GARDEN
Revised and storyboarding. Character design finalized. Spring 2021 release.
SCARECROW’S NEW HAT
Storyboarding and character designs completed. Illustrations in progress. Fall 2021 release
GANOMIES (gah-no-mees aka gnomes)
Created as a support piece for a Kickstarter campaign for the Once Upon a Cause project. Storyboarded with illustrations for book and a companion deck underway.
I HAVE A GLASS
More of a workbook than a memoir,  I Have a Glass explores the healing qualities of art through play and various projects compiled by an 20-year LE survivor and Advocate. Compiling.
UPCOMING FICTION from Val Michael Selvaggio

THE CORNELIUS CHRONICLES

REMNANT, book 1 - release 2021
A centuries-old Church Inquisitor roams Europe in search of four artifacts that could change the fate of his order and the world. Seeking to protect their investment, the Church assigns him a bodyguard, a corrupted assassin that he made and abandoned in a previous life that has her own agenda. 
DIVINITY, book 2 - TBA
UNTITLED, book 3  - TBA
OTHER WORK
ZINES

KRAFT PAPER MUSE
Geared toward creatives who work toward merging the digital and analog sides of their lives into a more creative whole. The magazine is available for online viewing here. Originally released as a limited edition, handmade zine in 2006. The upcoming issue "Written" features an interview with author/illustrator Nick Bantock and will be released for online viewing in October 2020.
Beyond Sleep & Dreams, 2000- 2003
Handmade zine, 7 staff writers. Interview with international best selling author, Charles de Lint. Currently being converted for digital viewing.

THREE DOLLAR SQUIRREL
Writers zine. 2001-2006, 2013 (digital). 
ACADEMIC | Full Sail University, Winter Park, FL
“How the Ottoman Empire Started”, Editor’s Choice Poetry Award, issue 5
“Unrecumbent”. Mixed media, issue 5
“M is for Museum Mammoth” Illustration, Editor’s Choice Award, issue 5
“Skyrooted”. Illustration, issue 6
“Dormant”. Macro photography, issue 6