AESOP STORIES

I AM AESOP
and 
A Wife, Mother, Sister, Daughter, Friend and overall Storyteller
www.michelepackard.com
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Autographed Print Books By Michele Packard
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AESOP is also available in audible version thru Amazon and iTunes.  
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Reader Testimonials

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Plenty of thrillers attempt to create spunky female protagonists; but AESOP excels in its gritty, first-person observational style. It will especially delight thriller audiences who like their action nonstop and their characters not just intelligent, but self-determined, driven, and sometimes edgy in their relationships with loved ones, superiors, peers, and the world.

 

AESOP is highly recommended and is head and shoulders above most thrillers featuring female operatives facing high-level threats and physical and mental challenges.

- D Donovan, Senior Reviewer MBR

Packard has created a kickass heroine that possesses beauty, brains, cunning, guts and brawn.

...Matti Baker is deeply involved in the most intriguing and dangerous missions. AESOP contains a perfect balance of action with the right amount of human context woven in. I found Matti Baker a very relatable, wonderfully strong and resourceful female character. Let’s hope that Michele Packard keeps Matti alive to help keep America safe.

 - Texas Authors 

... Packard, an award-winning author writes narratives that are void of fluff and superfluous details. She shares James Patterson’s view of only providing details when they serve a real purpose...The author’s knowledge of the US and world history, places, customs, and traditions are truly amazing. Teller succeeds as a rocket-fast read that is both a great work of Science Fiction speculation and a hard-boiled detective story. It sparkles with its eccentric characters and a clever, twisty plot that culminates with a satisfying conclusion. Expect another intense thriller or perhaps the first of another series by this remarkable author.

- AuthorsReading.com

Laughed out Loud!

I laughed so many times I lost count while reading this humorous, yet edgy thriller.  The song and movie references were perfect, the characters relatable, and the story exciting.  Cant wait to see what comes next

- Friend of the author

(who wasn't paid and may get bit

part in book three)

She is the female version of Mitch Rapp

I hope this is a series!

Entertaining, fun and thrilling!

Fun, fun fast read

Things I'd like to say!

LOVED IT!  A page turner.

Great Book

Waiting for more...

AESOP ASAP

Delightful

Fast paced and intense

You won't want to put this down

Great for a book club

This book kicks butt...literally! 

- Praise from readers

"The plot was so interesting and the character of Matti so much fun, I literally could not put the book down until I finished. Matti and Bethany are like Charlie's Angels, only with intelligence. LOL. Matti actually reminds me of the Bride in the films Kill Bill. Badass to the nth degree and focused on getting what needs to be done. A well-executed edge-of-your-seat story."

 - Writer's Digest reviewer

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...In Teller, the author gives us the best that Mattie has to offer in this action packed, non-stop whirlwind of intrigue and suspense. The drama, use of sharp witted humor and loads have suspense are all design to keep the reader invested in the story and keep turning pages and Ms Packard does it beautifully.
    One of the things I love most about Ian Fleming's James Bond movie is the scenery and like a Bond movie Mattie takes us around the world to exotic places we will never see. Ms Packard's skill at describing these places and making them real for her readers is second to none in her profession (nothing personal Mr Fleming). 
    Mattie's penchant for using pop culture references not only makes her much more relatable, but it also adds a strong sense of familiarity to her story as well as having the added effect of making the reader a part of the story. Throw in the author's knowledge of current events and her skill of weaving those events into her stories makes for reading that feels like the just recently here and now.
    One of the best character development series I have seen are the "Lethal Weapon" movies and Ms Packard does not fall short of that mark. Her characters are alive with feelings, attitude and wit making the reading all the more enjoyable. Mattie's depth of character reaches