The animated Swan Princess movies from the 90s did some great things that I’d love to find in more romantic fantasy stories. I don’t think anyone will argue that they are the greatest animated movies ever made or that they are outstanding storytelling. But they fill a void for story elements I want to see … Continue reading 6 Reasons We Need More Fantasy Like the Swan Princess Movies
The might, the magic, the majesty... One Girl, wishing and wanting Three Mistresses, of power and pride One mother, too afraid to choose One Master, unwilling to lose Twelve years ago, a prince visited Grimmfay’s performance and fell in love with one of its mistresses. At his side, she escaped, but before that, he had … Continue reading The Heights: A Short Story from the World of Grimmfay
Review of Tools of a Thief by D. Hale Rambo, a fantasy novella How do you stop being a thief? Zizy assumed quitting her job, stealing from her boss, and flitting magically across the continent was one way to give it a go. Getting in and out of sticky situations is typically Zizy’s specialty. A … Continue reading Review+Giveaway: Tools of a Thief by D. Hale Rambo
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Bolder Guilt-Edged A supernatural suspense/thriller by Janice Tremayne A demon hell-bent on playing psychological games to torment its victims. A guilt-edged past comes to the fore to be relived again. Can Bolder overcome his mental suffering and destroy the voracious demon? In the Australian ghost town of Ravenswood in North Queensland, a gruesome suicide … Continue reading Guest Post+Giveaway: Bolder Guilt-Edged by Janice Tremayne
Sorcerers Reborn: Earth A fantasy by Richard B. Sorcerers Reborn is Book One in a series that begins here on Earth and takes you on a new and exciting journey in the world of Sorcerers, Dragons, Elves and more. Midnight stops. She feels something she hasn’t felt in three thousand years, something that possesses magic. … Continue reading Exclusive Excerpt+Giveaway: Sorcers Reborn Earth by Richard B.
It Happened on Thunder Road A YA fantasy by Susan Antony When Emmy Russo returns to high school in Moncks Corner, South Carolina after summer break, she discovers some changes. First: Mom has a boyfriend. Second: the cute new student, Charlie Fields, is a Rockabilly greaser with a gang who obeys his every command. Third: … Continue reading Review+Giveaway: It Happened on Thunder Road by Susan Antony
Fostered Identity A mystery/suspense/thriller by Maggie Thom Her teenage sister has run away. It's her fault. And on her watch. Shyla thought she was doing the right thing by helping her teenage sister get a little freedom. She never expected she’d bolt on her. Desperate to keep their mom from discovering she has a missing … Continue reading Excerpt+Giveaway: Fostered Identity by Maggie Thom
Tying the Knot A paranormal mystery by E.C. Bell Marie Jenner just wants a Vegas holiday. When psychic Crystal Demoines tells James Lavall that his uncle’s spirit is trapped in Las Vegas, Marie is thrilled. All she’ll have to do is help Jimmy “anything for a buck” Lavall move on to the next plane of … Continue reading Interview+Giveaway: Tying the Knot by E.C. Bell
Moonshine, Magic, and Murder A witchy cozy mystery by January Bain Charm McCall has a proven track record for solving small-town mysteries, but can she figure out how to deal with a life event that threatens to harm the McCall clan… Charm McCall is once more on the hunt to figure out why her cat … Continue reading Excerpt+Giveaway: Moonshine, Magic, and Murder by January Bain