Mater Dei Prep Art Teacher Rebecca Weinstein Releases Third Book

Hazlet, NJ, July 16, 2011 --( Hazlet author and resident, Rebecca Weinstein, has released “Seraphim” a 136-page novel that profiles Serafina Jones, a Catholic high school girl who had an ordinary life until she met the new transfer student, Michael. Now her world's been turned upside down as she struggles to find her own identity as well as discover Michael's. When tensions arise at home and around the country, Michael may be able to ease them...or could he have been the cause? To Serafina he seems so perfect, but could Michael really be too good to be true?

Available in ebook format only, this novel is available for $0.99 on or As a special “Summer Sale” promotion on Smashwords, Weinstein's childrens ebook “Dexter By A Nose” and horror short story “Patty-O-Mattic” are available for free until July 31 when you use the code SSWSF at checkout.

About Rebecca Weinstein:
Originally from Middletown, Weinstein has lived in Hazlet for the past four years. Her Catholic upbringing inspired some of the story in “Seraphim,” while her love of animals inspired both “Nashoga,” a story about an exiled alpha wolf who meets an elk with an attitude, and her first book, “Dexter By A Nose,” a middle-grade novel about an underdog racehorse. Weinstein is an avid reader, writer, and painter. She created the cover artwork for all of her novels.

Weinstein is an alumna of Monmouth University, where she received her Bachelor in Arts and Masters in the Art of Teaching. She is currently working on the second in the “Redstone Series” and teaches art at Mater Dei Prep in New Monmouth.


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