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    Easy Reader Book | The Enchanted River Race

    If you’re looking for an easy reader book, check out my action-packed adventure for kids, titled The Enchanted River Race. The story follows a team of children who compete against other teams in a race down a magical river. The main character in this easy reader book is eleven-year-old Amy Lorovia who has been chosen to captain her district’s ship in her village’s annual enchanted river race. Amy imagines the race will be a relaxed, casual float down the river, but soon discovers the race is anything but friendly. Amy and her teammates find themselves facing mystical landscapes, magical obstacles, and cutthroat competition. The story is written in simple language,…

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    My Middle Grade Fantasy Novel

    If you’re looking for a middle grade fantasy novel, then check out my most recent release, The Sacred Artifact, the second book in the Young Alchemist series. The story follows fourteen-year-old alchemy student Craig Pike and his teacher, Cornelius, on a journey to uncover the secrets of a magical artifact. The reader joins Craig, Cornelius, and the witty archer Audrey Clife on an action-packed journey  across dangerous lands. In this imaginative middle grade fantasy novel, Craig, Cornelius, and Audrey soon find themselves arrive at the place where alchemy started — but they get more questions than answers. The novel is aimed at ages 10 to 14. If you’d like to learn…

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    Middle Grade Book Review | The Missing Alchemist

    I am delighted to share that the RED HEADED BOOK LOVER just released a new middle grade book review of “The Missing Alchemist. ” As the first book in the Young Alchemist series, “The Missing Alchemist” is an important part in Craig Pike’s story. For those not familiar with the story, the plot follows alchemy student Craig Pike on a mission to rescue his teacher, Cornelius. Craig teams up with Audrey Clife, a clever archer, and together they travel across mysterious lands and battle otherworldly creatures. The second book in the series, “The Sacred Artifact,” picks up from where the first book left off. Here’s an excerpt from the RED…

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    E-Reader Cafe Features The Sacred Artifact

    I am happy to share that my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact,” is on the e-reader cafe website as Tuesday morning top book. “The Sacred Artifact” follows fourteen-year-old alchemy student Craig Pike and his teacher as they journey to the birthplace of alchemy, Tarvel, to seek the advice of a wise, ancient alchemist. They are joined on their adventure by Audrey Clife, a witty archer. Their quest takes them across dangerous lands and reunited them with old friends. If you’re looking for book ideas for your middle school reader, check out “The Sacred Artifact.” It was an honor to have a featured middle grade novel on eBook cafe–…

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    Featured Middle Grade Novel | The Sacred Artifact

    I am delighted to share that my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact,” is a featured middle grade novel on the Book Cave website — a great website for finding your next good book! Like the series prequel (“The Missing Alchemist“), “The Sacred Artifact,” is a great book for ages 10 and up. The plot follows fourteen-year-old alchemy student Craig Pike and his teacher as they journey to the birthplace of alchemy, Tarvel, to seek the advice of a wise, ancient alchemist. They are joined on their adventure by Audrey Clife, a witty archer. Their quest takes them across dangerous lands and reunited them with old friends. If you’re…

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    Middle Grade Fantasy Author Interview

    I am happy to share a new middle grade fantasy author interview  I did with This Is Writing. We discuss my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact,” covering topics like transformation of the book from the initial idea, my inspiration for the book, and much more!  “The Sacred Artifact” is the final book in the series, which opened with “The Missing Alchemist.” I had a ton of fun sharing more about my book with This Is Writing in my middle grade fantasy author interview and look forward to giving readers a look behind the scenes into what went into the book’s development! Check out my interview about “The Sacred…

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    New Author Interview with Many Books

    I am excited to share a new author interview I did with https://manybooks.net. We discuss my new middle grade fantasy, “The Sacred Artifact,” including the new characters, the writing process, and much more. For those hearing about my new book, “The Sacred Artifact,” for the first time, I’ll give you a quick summary! The story follows a young student alchemist on an adventure with his teacher, Cornelius, to uncover the secrets of a sacred artifact. “The Sacred Artifact” is the final book in the two-part Young Alchemist series — the first book is titled “The Missing Alchemist.” I had a lot of fun sharing more about my book with Many…

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    Top Kindle Kids Book | Get It Free on Amazon Today!

    My middle grade book, “The Sacred Artifact,” is a top Kindle kids book on Amazon’s free Kindle book section! It is ranked #1 on the list of free children’s kindle books! Today is the last day to get the book for free .. it goes back to regular price tomorrow! To give you a quick summary of the book,  “The Sacred Artifact” follows a young student alchemist on a quest with his teacher to uncover the secrets of a sacred artifact. “The Sacred Artifact” is the final book in the two-part Young Alchemist series — the first book is titled “The Missing Alchemist.” If you know a young readers who enjoy a…

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    Free Kindle Childrens Book, Get Your Copy Today

    My middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact,” is a free Kindle childrens book for today and tomorrow! “The Sacred Artifact” is the perfect book for young readers who like action, adventure and fantasy. And I am happy to share it’s currently ranked no. 1 for downloads in the free kindle childrens book category! For those not familiar with “The Sacred Artifact,” the plot follows an alchemy student on an journey with his teacher to uncover the secrets of a mysterious artifact. This is the final book in the two-part Young Alchemist series — and it’s an adventure till the very end! Young readers who enjoy a fast-paced plot with…

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    Fun Middle Grade Author Interview | Caldric Blackwell

    I am excited to share an author interview I did with the Awesome Gang book website about my fun middle grade novel, “The Sacred Artifact!” For those not familiar with my middle grade fantasy novel, “The Sacred Artifact,” the story follows an student alchemist on an adventure with his teacher to uncover the secrets of a powerful artifact. This is the final book in the Young Alchemist series — and the ending does not disappoint. I really enjoyed doing this interview because I was able to talk more about my inspiration for my fun middle grade novel. I always like giving readers a detailed look at what my writing process…