Alethea (rhymes with Promethea) Kontis is a princess, author, fairy godmother, and geek. Author of over fifteen books and contributor to over twenty-five more, her award-winning writing has been published for multiple age groups across all genres, including science fiction, fantasy, horror, humor, contemporary romance, poetry, graphic novels, Twitter serials, and non-fiction. A former child actress, Alethea hosted over 55 episodes of "Princess Alethea's Fairy Tale Rants" on YouTube, and continues to host Princess Alethea's Traveling Sideshow every year at Dragon Con. She enjoys audiobook and podcast narration, speaking at middle schools across the country (in costume, of course), and one day hopes to make a few more movies with her friends. Alethea currently resides on the Space Coast of Florida with her teddy bear, Charlie. Find out more about Princess Alethea and the magic, wonderful world in which she lives here:
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Chapter One of a hilarious, creepy, and beloved story eleven years in the making.
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Stories by Alethea Kontis
Canarina in the Dark by AletheaKontis
Canarina in the Dark
A twisted fairy tale from Alethea Kontis, written for Coastal Magic Convention's 2016 Halloween Flash Fiction...
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Red Lantern by AletheaKontis
Red Lantern
A contemporary retelling of the Jack-o-Lantern myth. Happy Halloween! (cover image by Paul Cézanne, used with...
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Trixter (excerpt) by AletheaKontis
Trixter (excerpt)
Trix Woodcutter is the long prophesied Boy Who Talks to Animals. He’s also a foundling prankster scamp who pl...
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