Villis Dane and Cremin Vokes. One man revered for his indomitable cruelty and his desire to conquer all that lay before him. One man reviled for his elitist status and how men of power are fascinated with him. Two men in love. Two men attempting to escape the thralldom of their homeland, the Menden Empire.But […]
As Marai makes plans to return to Ineb Hedj, he knows not all is settled. Old and new foes position themselves, each seeking control of the Children of Stone. New allies find strength and wisdom from beyond the stars, while older foes emerge from that which is hidden. Each destiny interacts and becomes a lotus […]
“I had grown fierce and hard Thrilled by death, torture, blood the madness of it when I tasted its warm saltiness A warrior god.” … from the poem Howl by Mary R. Woldering – as told by Raemkai 2012 ” Marai, a former shepherd who discovered a fallen ‘star’ and was gifted with amazing abilities […]
Marissa is a young, headstrong, impetuous priestess of the legendary Isle of Avalon. She must learn to be a wise and responsible leader if she is to one day inherit the title of High Priestess. She and her secret lover, a monk called Michael who she saved from drowning as a child, share a grand […]
“Shu lifts me up, The Souls of On set up a stairway for me in order to reach the Above and Nut puts her hand on me just as she did for Asar on the day when he died …Pyramid Texts, inscribed on the walls pf King Unas tomb 5th dynasty c. 2345 BC ” […]
“We are children made of stone Tiny voices are as grains of sand Come to us, Marai Man of Ai Man of the sand” When Marai, a shepherd living at the foot of Mt. Sinai in the third Millennium BC sings to his goddess one night, he sees a falling star. Tracking it, he discovers […]
John Matthews has given us a new addition to Arthurian literature, The Sword of Ice and Fire, the first novel in a promised series. It is a delightful read, told in a fairytale, mythic voice, suitable for children and adults alike. Matthews creates a magical, mystical atmosphere with the child Arthur living in an ethereal […]
Loren has emerged from the Birchwood forest in the kingdom of Selvan. Behind her are cruel parents who see her as an instrument of labor, and a means to a dowry. Upon her shoulders hangs a noble’s cloak of fine black cloth. And at her hip is a dagger the world has not seen in […]
The New York Times bestselling Throne of Glass series reaches new heights in this sweeping fourth volume. 2015 Goodreads Choice Winner for Best Young Adult Fantasy Her destiny awaits. But first, vengeance… Everyone Celaena Sardothien loves has been taken from her. But she’s at last returned to the empire—for vengeance, to rescue her once-glorious kingdom, […]
They killed my mother.
They took our magic.
They tried to bury us.
Now we rise.