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by Alpha FourHope and jubilation are transient riding compassions as the Knights and squires depart Castle Liberum for a tournament of nations. Those spurious emotions quickly evaporate, as a journey meant to unite the fracturing realms of Verngaurd promptly turns into a battle for survival. Dark creatures spread roots of death and deceit, infecting ancient alliances, intent on turning the soil red with civil war. Can the Knights fight through the gathering enemy forces and turn back the coming storm before ... more
by Alpha FourDecades after invaders led by the White Wizard stormed across the Dark Sea and ravaged Verngaurd, the world is once again on the brink of war. Yet, this time, something is different. An evil is leaching its way across the land precisely as magic is waning and time-honored alliances are fracturing. A dusty prophecy whispers a glimmer of hope, a soft rustle against an avalanche of darkness. With the world engulfed in war and chaos, a small group of friends set off on a quest to discover the sou... more
by EK Dobbins
by Jamie FoleyThe elementals have decided they're gods, and humans are nothing but fuel for their fire.
by Alexander LoundA chilling YA ghost story, full of suspense and mystery! _____________ Ever wondered how it feels to speak to the dead? When fifteen-year-old Jonathan Roberts goes out with his friends on a summer night, he doesn't expect to be forced to enter a crypt by Francis Everton. To be forced to look at skeletons decaying in their graves. To hear the voice, screaming at him. Screaming into his mind. Commanding him to leave. What the voice in the crypt belongs to, he can only wonder. A demon? A... more
by Sasha DeVoreThe City of Fire and the Underground City's governments are at odds, but even more pressing than that - the Ancient Ones have decided to accelerate their plans. Now the City of Fire is tasked with figuring out how to continue the fight and stop Year One, despite Arrangement's wishes. Then, as Hanu struggles to find his place in this rapidly changing world, he receives a disturbing prediction about Year One from the Intergalactic Council. In the final installment of The Wake Trilogy, the Dissen... more
by Patrick MatthewsThe hunters are coming. The first time a hunter came for him, Bradley Nash was only nine years old. That was three years ago. Now, he lives with his family in a Florida trailer park. He doesn’t remember the attack, doesn’t know anything about hunters, or dragons, or even magic. As his twelfth birthday approaches, however, his peaceful life starts falling apart. The hunters are coming, and if Bradley doesn’t figure out exactly who and what he is, everything he’s ever known will be des... more
by Robert DrummondThe death of a blue-violet star sees solar winds carry charged particles to the ends of the galaxy reaching the outer planet of Earth and interacting with the genes of four babies - heightening powers within them. It is later prophesised that a sleeper from an outer planet will help to overthrow a great evil that threatens to destroy the seven planets that form the Galactic Alliance. The Alliance under the shadow of the great evil, takes the four, now fifteen year olds, out into space, towards t... more
by Fiona JeevesAfter years of bullying it is time for Feia to break free. A young woman haunted by nightmares of her homeland destroyed she seeks to prevent a terrible tragedy. Leaving behind all that she knew, she sets out to protect a family that abandoned her as an infant. Guided by visions of a future that no one believes and with a dangerous gift growing within, Feia has to learn that the most powerful thing in any world, is learning to love and accept who she is. Those who have the power to do that, have... more
by Lois WickstromMaia is going to the race, but it's early. She stops to look at her reflection in the pond. The reflection turns into another girl -- a girl who is swimming -- a girl who is a mermaid named Trezzie. Trezzie takes Maia's hand and together they swim to her castle under the water. She gives Maia a piece of a plant that becomes a doorbell, so Maia can call her any time. The two of them skip stones across the water. Maia's friend Fig shows up. "Where were you? Why weren't you at the race?" Maia tri... more
by James CalliotteWheel of Katarnum tells the story of Rob Hawkins, a fourteen-year-old from a small southern town who has struggled in vain since childhood to win his father's love and attention. When his father inexplicably disappears one night, Rob bitterly tries to write him off as a lost cause. He is reluctant to put his faith in anything, particularly himself, until he meets two unlikely mentors, the leprechaun-like Mr. Fleetag and a renegade, big-mouthed donkey named Bobbel. "There ain't no helpin' it...so... more
by Patrick Matthews
How far would you go to save your home?
The dragon war is over, but Al's home is in more danger than ever before. Trejir, a powerful worker of magic, has taken over Castle Surflienne.
The nearby city of Dockside lives in fear of its new lord. Citizens are kidnapped from the streets. Houses are robbed by the soldiers who should be protecting them.
Al discovers that his mother is one of Trejir's victims, and is a prisoner in the castle. He flees into ... more
by Patrick Matthews
A boy goes on the run in this fast-paced fantasy debut.
Testing Day is supposed to be a day of celebration for Al Pilgrommor. Born into a wealthy family, he expects to follow in his successful father's footsteps.
Of course, that all depends on the rank number Al receives at the testing. The higher the rank he has tattooed onto his neck, the better his life will be.
To his surprise and horror, Al is revealed to be the lowest of the low. He's now not only an outcast - ... more
by Michael R. EppersonEver since Aviana was a little girl she wanted to fly with the Sky Knights. She was on the cusp of achieving her goal when an attack caused a narcissistic queen and her nation to turn against the free republic of Trealop. A world of cities flying high above the clouds had not experienced war for generations. Now Aviana, Zander and their allies desperately need to see if they can stop the war before the nations go too far and destroy everything that they hold dear. A story of fantastical airships... more
by Lauren SevierWhat if your entire life you knew the exact day you were going to die? Liz does. Magick in the Kingdom of Aegis has almost run out. When that happens, the seasons will stop changing, the tides will cease to turn, and the sun will no longer be able to rise and set. The only way to save the lives of her people is if Liz agrees to be a blood sacrifice in a brutal ceremony that will take her life. The problem is… Liz isn't ready to go. With the help of a mischievous wanna-be soldier, M... more
by Elle A. RoseLance Grayson, Amber’s one love has died. After receiving the startling news of Lance’s death, Amber’s world has shattered. However, being invited to say her final goodbye to her true love, Amber realizes Lance has one last request for her. Understanding Madeline, the grieving widow, knows of her secret life, Amber believes Lance’s final task for her is to aid his family after his departure. As Amber embarks on this new journey, she must rely on Christopher to calm her nagging suspicion that the... more