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The Sacred Artifact
Determined to uncover the secrets of a mysterious artifact, fourteen-year-old alchemy student Craig Pike and his teacher, Cornelius, journey to the birthplace of alchemy to seek the advice of a wise, ancient alchemist named Quintus. With the help of a witty archer, Audrey Clife, they trek across dangerous lands, compete in a cutthroat tournament, and reunite with old friends. They soon find out the artifact is more powerful than anticipated, and they aren’t the only ones seeking to discover its secrets….
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The Missing Alchemist
Aimed at young readers in the middle-grade audience, The Missing Alchemist is about Craig Pike a student of Cornelius, a famous alchemist. But when Cornelius is kidnapped, Craig leaves comfort behind to search for him. Craig teams up with Audrey Clife, a clever archer from a desert metropolis, and together they travel across mysterious lands and battle other-worldly creatures. Their journey reveals that Cornelius’s kidnapping is only a small part of an evil alchemist’s elaborate grab for power, and the only people standing in his way are Craig and Audrey…
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The Boy Who Couldn’t Cry Wolf
The Boy Who Couldn’t Cry Wolf is a beautifully illustrated picture book that follows the story of six-year-old Byron Woodward, a werewolf who can’t howl. Determined not to embarrass himself after being chosen to lead a full-moon ceremony, Byron embarks on a mission to learn how to howl. He learns a lot about howling during his journey, but more importantly, he learns a valuable lesson about believing in himself. This picture book is free for Kindle Unlimited subscribers!
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The Enchanted River Race
The Enchanted River Race is an adventure-filled early chapter book for young readers ages six to ten. With simple writing and a number of illustrations, it is perfect for the reader just beginning to tackle chapter books. The story revolves around eleven-year-old Amy Lorovia. When she is chosen to captain her district’s ship in her village’s enchanted river race, she anticipates a friendly romp down the river. She quickly discovers, however, the race is anything but friendly, and she finds herself facing mystical landscapes, magical obstacles, and cutthroat competition. With the help of her two best friends, Amy must rise to the occasion or risk continuing her district’s decades-long losing streak.
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