Photograph by Deby Fredericks
Aunt Ursula's Atlas (978-0-9977807-0-3)
Fairy Tales told by Lucy D. Ford
On a high shelf, in a hidden library,
There is a book of unknown wonders.
Open its pages. Explore mysterious lands.
See for yourself what lies within
Aunt Ursula's Atlas.
Masters of Air & Fire (9-781311-76-0-937)
4 stars on Goodreads
Three young wyrmlings are on their own after the destruction of their volcanic home. They struggle to stay together in a world dominated by creatures alien to them... humans. Orlik wants to stay away. Romik wants to make friends. And Yazka has darker plans. Watch the trailer.
As heard in the 2012 Podcast!
Too Many Princes is ten years old! That's why I chose it for my very first Book of the Month. This romantic fantasy is out of print but I still have a few copies in my personal inventory. They're available for just $10 + shipping. I take PayPal. Contact me to make the arrangements.
Too Many Princes (1-896944-85-X)
There are too many princes in Crutham! Brastigan knows it well enough; he is 13th in line for the throne, and he is bored. A misfit and rogue, Brastigan keeps busy drinking and fighting, until one day he nearly dies in a brawl. Was it an accident, or attempted murder?
Brastigan sets out with Lottres, his brother and best friend, to find the truth. But Lottres has goals of his own...
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The Necromancer's Bones (1-896944-91-X)
4.0 Stars on Goodreads and Amazon
Young and pretty, Chimi dreams of a bright future. She also has a secret: Chimi sees ghosts. Restless spirits follow her everywhere. They recognize her as a true necromancer, mystically called to right the wrongs that won't let them rest in peace. Desperate to escape her unwanted destiny, Chimi turns to her older sister for help. Shenza is a magister, trained to investigate crimes with her magic. Responsible and reliable, Shenza insists that Chimi accept her new gift.
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The Magister's Mask (1-896944-16-7)
3.8 Stars on Goodreads, 4.7 Stars on Amazon
Shenza Waik of Tresmeer has just completed her training as magister, a branch of sorcery with a specialty in criminal investigation. When the rules ofher island home is shockingly murdered, the inquiry falls to her. An innocent man stands accused. Political factions press for a speedy resolution. Meanwhile, the true killer remains free. Shenza must find him before she becomes his next victim.
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Seven Exalted Orders (9-780615-92-3-765)
4.5 stars on Goodreads, 4.2 stars on Amazon
In Arkanost, all magi must belong to one of The Seven Exalted Orders, each bound to a single magical element, but Ryamon is trapped in the wrong one. His life-long dream is to be a Fire magus; as a Stone magus, he's miserable. Then he hears about Valdira, a peasant girl whose power over plants and animals is as rare as it is illegal. Ryamon makes a desperate bargain: if he brings Valdira back for trial, he'll be admitted to the Order of Fire at last.
It's a great plan until he actually meets Valdira.
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The Grimhold Wolf
Madeline --- cursed by her former lover to live as a wild beast, yet driven to rescue their son from a legacy of evil.
Thomas --- so obsessed with werewolves that he was ordered to retire, now the only hope for a desperate village.
Charlie --- forced to choose between his father's power and his mother's love. These three must battle through a maze of lies, where demons may be the only true victors. Watch a trailer