Blood Promises and Other Commitments September 2012
Ignorant of the growing social and political unrest around him, aristocratic twit Toussaint Desmarais challenges Ukrainian artisan Vasyl to a footrace through Odessa's streets and catacombs for the hand of opera singer Carmina. Under it's original title "The Race", FELIX'S REBELLION was longlisted for the Short Fiction New Writers Award.
Setting: Odessa, 1903
Genres: Humor, Sport, Historical, Crime
Main Characters: Felix Febvre, Toussaint Desmarais, Carmina Pucciani, Vasyl the Artisan