There were well over half a dozen main characters, but probably the two most closely followed by the author were Carrie—a ten year old girl who has to move to Nevada from New Jersey because of a divorce, and Milla—mother-less daughter of Devon, who takes care of wild horses after they are rounded up. Carrie and Milla become friends as the story takes a magical turn involving the Calico Mountains, quilts, meditation, Calico Horses, and these random squares of calico that seemingly fall from the sky.
The town of Mohaba has been plagued by evil creatures known as Devols for years. Darkness envelopes the town at all moments. Despair is around every corner. The Devols’ attack cost many people their lives. The ones who died were the lucky ones. The ones left, the ones who survived, are the ones now tortured by the constant inhabitation of the evil Devols. Narrated by Death himself, this dark, somber story will keep you intrigued ‘til the end.
The Cape is a book about Normals and Super-Normals (humans and superheroes). As I've found in all 'superhero' plot lines, the superheroes are fighting villains, both normal and super-normal. In this book, Normals are living peacefully with the Super-Normals, when all of a sudden, one of the good guys kills a Normal. The book follows the path of Sebastian Teleford (Sebas), a man who uses technology to attempt to save the city. Will Sebas be able to save the city from the clash of the Super-Normals? Find out in this book!
What makes a “bad girl” a bad girl? Is it the shoes? The acts of murder? The self-defensive stances taken? Is it the way she ruled a kingdom, or the way she sacrificed all that she cared about for the cause of her choice? Are all “bad girls” really bad, or are some just misunderstood?
These are the questions this book finds answers to.
Sirius Soum de Gaia was a purebred Pyrenees Patou. Bred for beauty and show-winning, he told the story of his life, starting with his earliest memories in the womb, jostling alongside his brothers and sisters, and following his life to adulthood, showing how he dealt with adversity, trials, and tribulation. Ultimately, he searched for one thing in life: someone he could look up to.
Not only is Petra the only knight in the whole kingdom of Pen Pieyu, she is also the famous Princess Knight, who tamed the wild dragon, Snarls. Petra's father, the king of Pen Pieyu, doesn't want Petra to go on adventures and learn how to joust. Instead, he writes a new rule that forces Petra to go to a Talent School, where she must learn one special princess talent. Shocked and outraged, Petra looks for a way to escape but comes up short.
In Tommy Black and The Staff of Light, Tommy thought he was a normal kid with a normal life. One day he went to the theater and then a restaurant, when suddenly he was caught in an attack against his grandfather by Shadows and his life is changed forever. He finds out he is actually the Archmage of Light, the most powerful Archmage in the world! Then his grandfather, The Archmage of Destruction, is captured by djinns.
Ivy Lovely has been a scauldrony maid in a castle surrounded by slurry for as long as she can remember until one day she is unexpectedly fired. As soon as she leaves the castle and reaches the end of the slurry fields, she is taken by a scout for the Halls of Ivy, a school where students are taught to master their magical blood or stones.