You may have noticed, dear readers, that I have not been posting very much lately. The reason is Adrastea, Princess of the antlered Cievo people in the World of Orbis. The Tolkien-inspired world of Orbis with its five races, the Cievo, the Humans, the Shefro, the Snow Sprites and the Elves, was created by our daughter Anastasia Vincent. Her suspenseful fantasy novel Adrastea, Book One in the Annals of Orbis, is about to be launched on Amazon.com, on April 5, 2020! Here's a sy
I am always happy to find self-published authors of wholesome teen literature. C.J. Brighley is a Christian author of several fantasy series. Visit her website! The King's Sword is the first book in the Erdeman Honor series. “A noble and delicate tale of honor and duty, wisdom and generosity and the long journey for a boy to become a mature man.” Brighley's website offers generous excerpts of this book and its two sequels, A Cold Wind and Honor's Heir. Another interesting con
C.S.Lewis’ Chronicles of Narnia and J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings are the two series I would take with me to a desert island. So would my husband and all of my kids. The two authors, who were friends, have succeeded in writing fantasy books that recreate the story of God’s creation in their own fantasy worlds, Narnia and Middle Earth. These subcreations, as Tolkien calls them, are every bit as beautiful and terrifying as our own world and as complex.