New novel offers remedies for damaged planet

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Alex Andor Skanavis takes readers on post-apocalyptic odyssey in ‘Galaxia’

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a modern, post-apocalyptic odyssey through seamlessly woven themes of ecology, mycology, history and art

MADISON, Wis. – Alex Andor Skanavis, author of “Gaia: A Mystical Epic” returns to the literary scene with his second novel “Galaxia” (published by Trafford Publishing). This new novel offers a terrifying vision of the future, a desperate time where the human race teeters on the brink of extinction.

On a rising plateau on Earth’s last garden, in the aftermath of a not-too futuristic nuclear war, a budding plant-medicine enthusiast named Kreon finds that his tribe of Earth’s last survivors is not alone. Instead, they are contacted by the mushroom allies hiding beneath the ground. Kreon is charged by a council of glowing mushrooms to spread the bio-restorative spores across the damaged areas of Earth with the intent of creating a massive symbiotic organism that receives power and information from the cosmic network.

Composed with poetic style combining the visionary inspirations and wordplays of William Blake, Emily Dickinson and James Joyce, “Galaxia” is a modern, post-apocalyptic odyssey through seamlessly woven themes of ecology, mycology, history and art. It is an interstellar, psychedelic experience that unfolds in exciting and unexpected ways.

By Alex Andor Skanavis
Softcover | 6 x 9in | 96 pages | ISBN 9781490762159
E-Book | 96 pages | ISBN 9781490762142
Available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble

About the Author
Alex Andor Skanavis has resided in Madison, in the last six years, where he discovered important information about healing the environment while enrolled in Horticulture class at University of Wisconsin-Madison. After graduating with a creative writing degree, Skanavis pursued full time authorship in the form of novels and epic poetry.

Trafford Publishing, an Author Solutions, LLC, author services imprint, was the first publisher in the world to offer an “on-demand publishing service,” and has led the independent publishing revolution since its establishment in 1995. Trafford was also one of the earliest publishers to utilize the Internet for selling books. More than 10,000 authors from over 120 countries have utilized Trafford’s experience for self publishing their books. For more information about Trafford Publishing, or to publish your book today, call 1-888-232-4444 or visit

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