Mechanicsburg, PA - Sunbury Press has released "MONAD 12.21.12 - The Awakening of Stella Steinar", the first book of the Stella Steinar series. This is the first novel for Canadian author T. Anderson.

About the Book: Stella Steinar, the adopted but privileged daughter of two renowned scientists is embarking on a new chapter in her life. Ignoring her steadily increasing headaches and visions, Stella is anxious to leave everything in Minnesota behind and anonymously begin again. Headed for Berkeley, fate has other plans for her. What's about to happen in California will change everything she knows about herself and the world--forever. MONAD, the largest scientific research firm in the world, seems to be hiding a top-secret project. And who is in charge? Stella's adoptive father and Berkeley alumni , Dr. Erling Steinar. On her quest for the truth, Stella finds herself deeply entwined in the project--but is it too late? Will she have time to change the future and escape her inevitable destiny? From meeting the family she's always wished for, to exploring her spiritual beliefs surrounding life and death--follow Stella's story as it takes mysterious loops through time and reality. MONAD: The Awakening of Stella Steinar Authored by T Anderson List Price: $16.95 5.5" x 8.5" (13.97 x 21.59 cm) Black & White on White paper 228 pages Sunbury Press, Inc. ISBN-13: 978-1620062005 ISBN-10: 1620062003 BISAC: Fiction / Visionary & Metaphysical About the Author: T. Anderson hails from northern Minnesota and draws much inspiration from her Scandinavian roots. With paternal ties to Norway and maternal ties to Sweden, details such as character names and story settings hold great meaning for the author. Diving deeply into metaphysical and global religious symbolism, Anderson considers herself to be a seeker of the truth—where have we come from and where are we going? While luring readers into a mysterious science fiction thriller, at the same time she asks them to open their minds to new spiritual possibilities. An artist of many mediums including clay, photography, and paint, T. Anderson is grateful for the opportunity to finally realize her passion for writing as well. She lives outside of Toronto, Canada with her soul mate, Kevan and her adopted canine son, Chico. Anderson is currently writing the second book in the MONAD series and cannot wait for you to read what happens next! For more information, please see: