Eleven-year-old Luke longs for an adventure to escape being sick in the hospital. As a medieval princess and her dragon come to life from his jigsaw puzzle, he doesn’t know what to believe. When she grants him and his little brother, Peter, a wish in exchange for help, they can’t afford to say no. Peter would do anything to help his brother get better, including traveling to another world on a quest and recruiting their best friends, Mark and Rose. With time running out, they battle against evil not knowing if their wish will be granted. Any adventure has risks and a wish can have unwanted consequences. But when it comes to fighting for the ones they love, nothing will get in their way.
A lifetime of dread and threat await those who are cursed and banished to the World of Shades. But, wait! It’s not necessarily a lifetime if they know how to break their curses.
This ongoing series follows the adventurous roller coaster rides of Amber and Carlini as they attempt to break their evil spells with all their might. There seems to be no way. Is there hope? Or are they doomed forever?
The World of Shades is an enchanting fantasy series set in a parallel world full of mages, weird creatures and, of course, ample magic!
Amber in the World of Shades
When young Amber finds herself stranded in a strange world, she learns of the steep price that must be paid for magic, both good and evil. In this journey of strength, determination, and love, Amber will be tested to the very core of her soul to shield herself from Vossler’s insidious grasp and to save herself and her friends from their unbreakable curses.
In a world where danger and magic go hand-in-hand with destiny, will this young girl be able to steel her courage and face the darkness head-on, or will she succumb to its shade of evil?
A 20,000-word fantasy novella.
Carlini in the World of Shades
Carlini, the young apprentice sent to search for the ultra-powerful Zuiver Stones sets out to protect her world against Lestak’s nefarious plan of domination.
Her companion, Stafan, is a mind reader with an even more impossible curse to break. With a good number of powerful foes at her heels, Carlini must learn to trust Stafan, despite her hesitation at their growing attraction. Sneaking into the heart of Lestak’s castle seems an insurmountable task, but with a few good companions gathered along the way, and her fierce determination, Carlini must now show the World of Shades that no amount of darkness can dishearten her.
Can she stop Lestak from harnessing the power of the Zuiver Stones to rule the World of Shades and beyond? Or will she crumble under the weight of her impossible task?
Owen Spar is a famous treasure hunter. That is because he is only twelve years old and already has discovered more lost treasure than most treasure hunters three times his age. But this latest adventure is his biggest one yet. A treasure that has eluded him for two years is finally within his grasps. All he has to do is survive the adventure.
My first blog entry will be short. In the future, I will likely use this blog to post longer reviews…