A Review of Black Wings Beating

A Review of Black Wings Beating

The people of Uztar have long looked to the sky with hope and wonder. Nothing in their world is more revered than the birds of prey and no one more honored than the falconers who call them to their fists. Brysen strives to be a great falconer--while his twin sister, Kylee, rejects her ancient gifts for the sport and wishes to be free of falconry. She's nearly made it out, too, but a war is rolling toward their home in the Six Villages, and no bird or falconer will be safe.

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An Interview With Jeffrey L. Kohanek

An Interview With Jeffrey L. Kohanek

A Warden’s Purpose is a coming of age / epic fantasy novel that revolves around a teen named Quinn and her adopted brother, Everson. Everson is a brilliant inventor, but struggles with a disability that requires canes and leg braces in order to walk. With a brash and defiant nature, Quinn is fiercely protective of her brother and any others who are victims to the bullies of the world.

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A Review of The Good Demon

A Review of The Good Demon

Clare has been miserable since her exorcism. The preacher that rid her of evil didn’t understand that her demon—simply known as Her—was like a sister to Clare. Now, Clare will do almost anything to get Her back. After a chance encounter with the son of the preacher who exorcised her, Clare goes on an adventure through the dark underbelly of her small Southern town, discovering its deep-seated occult roots.

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A Review of Twice Dead

A Review of Twice Dead

Naya, the daughter of a sea merchant captain, nervously undertakes her first solo trading mission in the necromancer-friendly country bordering her homeland of Talmir. Unfortunately, she never even makes it to the meeting. She's struck down in the streets of Ceramor. Murdered. But death is not the end for Naya. She awakens to realize she's become an abomination--a wraith, a ghostly creature bound by runes to the bones of her former corpse. She's been resurrected in order to become a spy for her country. Reluctantly, she assumes the face and persona of a servant girl named Blue.

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An Interview With Alexander C Eberhart

An Interview With Alexander C Eberhart

There Goes Sunday School is the story of Michael Hernandez, a closeted sixteen-year-old boy that attends a private Christian school outside Atlanta. Michael translates his complicated emotions into sketches which skew toward the risqué and never see the light of day. When Michael’s sketchbook goes missing in the middle of Sunday school, Michael’s convinced his happy days are numbered.

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A Review of The Lantern's Ember

A Review of The Lantern's Ember

Five hundred years ago, Jack made a deal with the devil. It’s difficult for him to remember much about his mortal days. So, he focuses on fulfilling his sentence as a Lantern—one of the watchmen who guard the portals to the Otherworld, a realm crawling with every nightmarish creature imaginable. Jack has spent centuries jumping from town to town, ensuring that nary a mortal—or not-so-mortal—soul slips past him. That is, until he meets beautiful Ember O’Dare.

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A Review of Spinning Silver

A Review of Spinning Silver

Miryem is the daughter and granddaughter of moneylenders, but her father’s inability to collect his debts has left his family on the edge of poverty—until Miryem takes matters into her own hands. Hardening her heart, the young woman sets out to claim what is owed and soon gains a reputation for being able to turn silver into gold. When an ill-advised boast draws the attention of the king of the Staryk—grim fey creatures who seem more ice than flesh—Miryem’s fate, and that of two kingdoms, will be forever altered. Set an impossible challenge by the nameless king, Miryem unwittingly spins a web that draws in a peasant girl, Wanda, and the unhappy daughter of a local lord who plots to wed his child to the dashing young tsar.

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An Interview with Robin Kirk - COVER REVEAL!!!

An Interview with Robin Kirk - COVER REVEAL!!!

See the new cover for The Bond, first reveal here on SarahFoil.com!

The Bond sets us in an alt-world, the Weave, a matriarchal society where new generations are developed in labs. That’s a pretty familiar set-up, so I wanted to slowly start complicating it. Dinitra, my heroine, is like all the others, designed to serve the society. But she’s also an artist and sees things differently. Like so many of us, she feels she doesn’t belong. Instead of getting assigned to a top-level job, she’s sent to the military, where she’s expected to defend the Weave from what she thinks are a ragtag group of malcontents. As it turns out, there’s much more to the story! Oh, and I give her 12, a battle dog mixed with tiger and lynx and howler monkey (among other things). Dinitra has to learn to love 12, think differently, and trust her artist instincts to survive.

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A Review of Mirage

A Review of Mirage

In a world dominated by the brutal Vathek empire, eighteen-year-old Amani is a dreamer. She dreams of what life was like before the occupation; she dreams of writing poetry like the old-world poems she adores; she dreams of receiving a sign from Dihya that one day, she, too, will have adventure, and travel beyond her isolated home. But when adventure comes for Amani, it is not what she expects: she is kidnapped by the regime and taken in secret to the royal palace, where she discovers that she is nearly identical to the cruel half-Vathek Princess Maram. The princess is so hated by her conquered people that she requires a body double, someone to appear in public as Maram, ready to die in her place.

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How to Transform Your Attic into a Chic Home Library

How to Transform Your Attic into a Chic Home Library

All bookworms dream about having their own private libraries with all those life-changing and inspiring masterpieces. As an avid reader, you probably know the importance of having your own quiet corner where you can immerse yourself in that fictional world or discover the messages hidden between the lines. So, why not design your own home library? And there’s no better place for this purpose than your unused attic.

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