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I've been toying with short stories, novellas, novels, and what I like to call "commercial verse" for more than 15 years now. At 65-years-old, I decided it was time to begin self-publishing some of my work in order to share it with those who appreciate "intriguing circumstances" and "adventurous situations."

There are several books here for youngsters, as well as some for adults, and oodles and oodles of the very type of poetry that, prior to the early to mid 1900s, made it an easy genre to actually sell. That's what I mean by "commercial verse" - it RHYMES.....and is easier to comprehend, or get, than most contemporary poetry.

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Here's what I have to offer you at this time, and, hopefully, there will be more to come:


JUST CLICK ON ANY OF THE BOOK COVER IMAGES BELOW TO BE TAKEN TO WHERE YOU CAN READ A SHORT SYNOPSIS OF EACH WORK, AND PURCHASE A COPY TODAY.
And don't forget, you can also read a few examples of my poetry by clicking on any of the poetry books' covers, and thereby visiting my "poetry page". Please browse away, there's a lot to consider, and thanks so much for dropping in.....I hope you'll bookmark my site!


My "Buster Boogernose" series
Buster Boogernose
Just click on the book covers above to learn all about my wonderful 10-episodes series of middle-grade children's books.

Though primarily aimed at youngsters ages 7 to 14, they make wonderful "readers" for parents, grandparents, even babysitters, that are anxious to spend quality time with the children in their lives. Each book takes approximately 60 to 90 minutes for most kids to read. These are truly excellent and wholesome substitutes for social media and too many of today's cyber-games.

There are 10 family-friendly books in this particular series, and, in the novels section below, there is a fast paced adventure book titled "Satellite Detectives" that is also great for children ages 7 - 14 that your kids woud be sure to enjoy.

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Click on any cover below to learn more about that particular book. NOTE: While "Satellite Detectives" is primarily aimed at kids 7 - 14, the rest of this group is primarily intended for those over 14.

Murder on the Bus cover Satellite Detectives cover The Bus Stop Assassin cover Da Burnin' Place cover Bid Dog, Little Dog cover
Murder on the Bus Satellite Detectives The Bus Stop Assassin Da Burnin' Place Big Dog, Little Dog



A Lyrical Look at Life, Volumes 1 - 4, plus my 2 special new and selected poems books titled: "My Sentiments Exactly", and, "A Treasure Trove of Rhyme".


This is my 4 volume set of poetry books, with 50 poems in each volume. Many are narrative in nature and will either greatly amuse you, or literally make you cry. So say my readers. Just click on the book covers below and learn how you can get your copy of any one - or all 4 - today.

NOTE: My 5th book of verse, entitled "My Sentiments Exactly," which is comprised of 37 of my latest works, along with 100 of my personal favorites from my 4 "Lyrical Look at Life" collections - is now available. Note: a few hardcover copies were still available as of August of 2019, and that special hardcover series has 150 poems in it. Be sure to check out the very flattering review / blurb I received from prestigious Texas Poet Laureate - Red Steagall!

Volumes 1 through 4 of "A Lyrical Look at Life" are only $6.00 each, or you can purchase all 4 books for just $20, plus appropriate postage.

The papaerback copies of "My Sentiments Exactly" are priced at $29.95, plus appropriate postage, and I am currently offering the hardcopy editions of "My Sentiments Exactly" - while they last - for the same low price."

And my latest book of verse, "a Treasure Trove of Rhyme", illustrated and with 167 of my favorite pieces, and HARD-COVER, is also priced at just $29.95, plus appropriate postage!!

NOTE: There are a few randomly selected examples of my verse posted on the main inner "poetry page" to give you a good idea of what to expect from poet - Mark Stellinga.

Enjoy the samples, thank you for looking...and please stop back soon.

Lyrical Look volume 1 Lyrical Look volume 2 Lyrical Look volume 3 Lyrical Look volume 4 My Sentiments Exactly A Treasure Trove of Rhyme




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"Something for Everyone" -- AUDIO BOOKS - Volumes 1 - 4.

This is my new (2019) 4-volume set of AUDIO BOOK CDs, with 62 poems on each CD. Many are narrative in style, and most will either seriously amuse you, tweak your imagination, or make you tear-up. So say my readers and listeners. Just click on the CD covers below to learn how you can get your copy of any one - or all 4 - today.

Volumes 1 through 4 of "Something for Everyone" are only $14.95 each, or you can purchase all 4 Audio books for just $50, plus appropriate postage.

BTW -- There are a few randomly selected examples of my admittedly traditional verse posted just inside the "inner poetry page" that will give you an idea of what to expect from poet - Mark Stellinga.

Enjoy the samples, thank you for looking...and please stop back soon.

Something for Everyone 1 Something for Everyone 2 Something for Everyone 3 Something for Everyone 4
Something for Everyone 1 Something for Everyone 2 Something for Everyone 3 Something for Everyone 4
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