Mary Brooks Invites Readers to Look at the World With Fresh, New Eyes

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New book is a collection of stories that capture the author’s observations on life.

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A collection of tales of humanity and the things that make life more colorful and interesting

In her new book, “Cricket and other short stories” (published by Xlibris AU), Mary Brooks blurs the line between the mundane and the marvelous, the real and the speculative and invites readers to look at life and the world with fresh, new eyes.

“Cricket and other short stories” is a collection of tales of humanity and the things that make life more colorful and interesting. Brooks examines the book’s different topics with curiosity and enjoyment. Each story is peopled by a cast of richly drawn characters and it is driven by a plot that will keep readers engaged from beginning to end.

This anthology is more than a literary adventure, it is a testament to the wonders that the ancient tradition of storytelling offers. Spellbinding and original, “Cricket and other short stories” offers something to every reader – it has humor, insightful observations about life and colorful imagination.

“Cricket and other short stories”
By Mary Brooks
Hardcover | 6 x 9in | 102 pages | ISBN 9781499006896
Softcover | 6 x 9in | 102 pages | ISBN 9781499006889
E-Book | 102 pages | ISBN 9781499006919
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
Mary Brooks is an Australian author whose passion for life is well-illustrated in her observations of daily living.

Xlibris Publishing Australia, an Author Solutions, LLC imprint, is a self-publishing services provider dedicated to serving Australian authors. By focusing on the needs of creative writers and artists and adopting the latest print-on-demand publishing technology and strategies, we provide expert publishing services with direct and personal access to quality publication in hardcover, trade paperback, custom leather-bound and full-color formats. To date, Xlibris has helped to publish more than 60,000 titles.For more information, visit or call 1800 455 039 to receive a free publishing guide. Follow us @XlibrisAus on Twitter for the latest news.

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