#BlogTour #RandRBookTours @RRBookTours1 @Shanannigans81 / #PromoPost : Her Dark Reflection #HerDarkReflection – Hailey Jade @midnighttidepub #DarkFantasy

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About the Author :

Author photoHailey Jade has tried to quit writing, but alas, the characters who live in her head will not stop yammering. She’s hoping that building them ink-and-paper homes will make them pipe down long enough for her to get some sleep. She likes creating fantasy worlds populated by complicated, morally-grey characters who try to resist their attraction to other complicated, morally-grey characters, but who inevitably fall in love, because everyone needs a Happily Ever After.
Hailey has completed a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Teaching at Flinders University, and spends her daylight hours trying to convince reluctant teenagers to love books. She lives in regional South Australia with her partner, bouncy baby boy, and feline overlord.

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Title: Her Dark Reflection (The Dark Reflection #1)
Publication Date: June 15, 2022
Genre: Dark Fantasy / Dark Romance / Fairytale Retelling
Publisher: Midnight Tide Publishing

Afbeelding1“They called me the Whore Queen. Some even called me the Evil Queen.
But they could call me whatever they wanted. I was still queen.”
Rhiandra Tiercelin hungers for power and her charm has always been her sharpest weapon in hunting it. So when a brutal attack leaves her physically scarred, desperation drives her to make a deal with Draven, a magic-wielding stranger who is inexplicably compelling and definitely dangerous. She knows she can’t trust him, but he when he offers to make her a queen, the temptation is too enticing to resist.
Armed with a glamoured face and an enchanted apple, Rhiandra is determined to scheme her way into a crown, even if it means risking the deadly punishment for unsanctioned magic use. But Draven is playing a bigger game, and she is just one piece on the board.
Can she keep her wits about her long enough to uncover his secrets, or will he lure her down a path she will come to regret?
Her Dark Reflection is the first book in a new dark romantic fantasy series perfect for fans of Raven Kennedy, Jennifer Armentrout and Sarah A. Parker. If you like cunning, ambitious heroines, morally ambiguous men and romance that toes the line between love and hate, then you’ll love Hailey Jade’s dark reimagining of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves.

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#Review : The Voice #TheVoice – John Reid @BurtDci #DCISteveBurt

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okv0u3aeqdkt6u0c048u07shq6._SX450_John Reid is the creator of the DCI Steve Burt series of thriller and suspense crime fiction at its very best.
Retirement has given John the time to fulfil his passion for writing, creating the mystery series through his unique creative process. Each main character is fully developed at the beginning of the writing process, with the part they play in each journey evolving organically within the confines of the underlying plot line. This freedom and flexibility creates inventive and compelling story telling that keeps the reader intrigued throughout.
John was born in Scotland and, after serving in the Army, embarked on a career in industry. He has worked in several different sectors in senior roles and was latterly CEO of a large international data capture company. He retired for the first time in 1995 to take on a consultancy designed to help new businesses become established. In 2018 he finally retired from business life to become a full-time author. John lives in Scotland and Portugal with his wife, and they have two grown-up sons.

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51V+hkpb+vLThe world of warfare is changing, and a new weapons delivery system developed secretly in the UK is targeted by an international terrorist gang who set out to steal it on instructions from “The Voice”. “The Voice” is a mysterious mastermind who uses an electronic device to disguise his voice and keep his identity hidden.
DCI Steve Burt is asked by his old Army Commander to search for his son, a serving Army officer who is missing. This unofficial inquiry becomes part of an official investigation and takes the DCI into a world of international intrigue, terrorism, murder and corruption at the highest level of government and the Metropolitan Police. The evidence always leads back to “The Voice” but who is he? Unearthing a phantom is a difficult task even for DCI Burt.

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After ‘The Watchers’ I promised myself to read another DCI Steve Burt mystery as soon as possible, luckily for me I had ‘The Voice’ at my disposal.
Like the previous book I was immediately hooked, not only by the different storylines, but also by the characters and the author’s way of writing.
I’m not sure how he does it, but he can definitely weave an intricate tale without getting lost in the plot.
It was again a real page-turner for me as it was fast paced, intriguing and engaging.
I definitely enjoyed it from beginning until the end, just like the previous book, and I’m already wondering what’s next up for DCI Steve Burt and his team!

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okv0u3aeqdkt6u0c048u07shq6._SX450_John Reid is the creator of the DCI Steve Burt series of thriller and suspense crime fiction at its very best.
Retirement has given John the time to fulfil his passion for writing, creating the mystery series through his unique creative process. Each main character is fully developed at the beginning of the writing process, with the part they play in each journey evolving organically within the confines of the underlying plot line. This freedom and flexibility creates inventive and compelling story telling that keeps the reader intrigued throughout.
John was born in Scotland and, after serving in the Army, embarked on a career in industry. He has worked in several different sectors in senior roles and was latterly CEO of a large international data capture company. He retired for the first time in 1995 to take on a consultancy designed to help new businesses become established. In 2018 he finally retired from business life to become a full-time author. John lives in Scotland and Portugal with his wife, and they have two grown-up sons.

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Title: The Watchers
Publication Date: January 27, 2022
Genre: Mystery / Suspense / Crime Fiction / Police Procedural

CoverSometimes it isn’t just good police work that catches criminals. Sometimes you just have to watch them. This is the strategy DCI Steve Burt uses when presented with two different and equally baffling cases.
The DCI takes on a case unofficially as a favour to an ex-colleague that involves the disappearance of an official of the Bank of England and the theft of gold bullion from the bank. The other is a baffling case involving multiple murders at the country home of a peer of the realm.
Steve and his team must navigate a trail of misleading clues and blind alleys involving suspected terrorism, kidnapping, conspiracy and international intrigue, as they strive to solve both cases. His boss becomes increasingly annoyed with Steve’s unconventional approach to police work, but the DCI knows he has to put his career on the line in order to solve these two very different and difficult cases.

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‘The Watchers’ by John Reid is my first encounter with DCI Steve Burt and his team and although I’m always a bit apprehensive on diving into an already existing series I didn’t need to be worried.
I really never had the feeling of not being able to get the dynamics between the characters and loved them from the get-go really.
They’re all very likeable and I love how they interact with each other throughout the whole investigation(s).
Needless to say I flew through the pages not only because of them, but also because of the writing style of this author which is easy going and greatly paced.
Moreover, the plot of both cases was well executed and they both helt my interest equally, having enough twists and turns to keep me glued to the book until the end.
Definitely looking forward to picking up, not only the next book, but also the previous ones, in this very enjoyable police procedural series.

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#BlogTour #RandRBookTours @RRBookTours1 @Shanannigans81 / #PromoPost : Harley James and the Mystery of the Mayan Kings (Harley James Adventures #1) #HarleyJamesAndTheMysteryOfTheMayanKings – Leah Cupps #LeahCupps #MiddleGrade #MGBooks

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Author PicLeah Cupps is an author, designer and entrepreneur. She came up with the idea for Harley James with her oldest daughter Savannah. Savannah had taken an interest in Mayan history and so the two of them worked together to come up with the idea for the first Harley James book; the Mystery of the Mayan Kings.
Leah lives in Indiana with her husband and three children. She is also the co-founder of Vision Forty Press, a small family-owned publishing company.

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Title: Harley James and the Mystery of the Mayan Kings (Harley James Adventures #1)
Publication Date: May 12, 2022
Genre: MG / Adventure / Chapter Books (Ages 8 to 12)

Tour Banner(1)Will Harley Find the Missing Mayan Statue & Save the World?
Amateur cryptologist Harley James has just landed in the sticky jungle of Tikal, Guatemala—home to the famous Mayan ruins. She’s made a few friends, a few mistakes…and a ground-breaking discovery.
The legendary statue of the long-lost Mayan King.
Just as she is about to impress her father with her discovery, the statue is stolen. Right from her own room!
And what’s worse? The legend says if the statues of the three kings are reunited, they’ll bring back an army from the dead to rule the world.
Follow along with Harley as she tracks down the missing Mayan statue, solves a few riddles and stumbles upon a secret society that will change her life forever!

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#BlogTour #RandRBookTours @RRBookTours1 @Shanannigans81 / #PromoPost : Overturned #Overturned – Emily Donoho #EmilyDonoho #CrimeThriller

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Emily is a native of Boulder, Colorado, currently living in Glasgow, working as a freelance writer. She did a degree in psychology from Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts, before she moved to the UK for more degrees, completing an MA in the history of science at Durham University and then a PhD in historical geography from the University of Glasgow. Her PhD examined the history of madness and of psychiatric provision in the Scottish Highlands and Islands. After a couple years spent discovering that postdocs in history were rarer than wolves in Scotland and working as a freelance horse trainer, she went back to uni for an MSc in journalism at Strathclyde University. She published her first novel, In the Canyons of Shadows and Light, in 2020.
When not writing, she can be found riding her horses, paddling a kayak on lochs and rivers, or somewhere on a mountain.

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Title: Overturned
Publication Date: April 10, 2022
Genre: Thriller / Crime Thriller
Publisher: Gypsum Moon Publishing

Cover(1)Alex Boswell, a young New York City detective, joins an elite Manhattan homicide squad in the late-1980s, the dawn of the crack cocaine epidemic that would see the tragedy of addiction and violence touching every corner of the city, destroying thousands of lives. As a young detective facing entrenched power structures and a grinding treadmill of violence and death, Alex finds himself driven into making unconscionable choices that will haunt him forever.
Two decades later, Alex must face his past when courts overturn the wrongful convictions of people he’d arrested, and a federal grand jury opens an investigation into police misconduct and abuses of power.
A soaring epic of life and death, power, injustice, and at its heart, humanity, unfolding on the New York City streets.

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#BlogTour #RandRBookTours @RRBookTours1 / #QandAs : Descent of a Broken Man #DescentofaBrokenMan – Ashon Ruffons @lifethrufiction @TimesDreadful

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AuthorAshon Ruffins is a native New Orleanian and a military Veteran. He earned a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, while also holding certifications for several other professions. He loves the art of storytelling in all genres and believes the best lessons in life can be told through fiction. In his spare time, he likes to read, enjoy movies and develop recipes. Descent of a Broken Man is his debut novel.

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Title: Descent of a Broken Man
Publication Date: February 11th, 2022
Genre: Horror
Publisher: Dreadful Times Press

CoverJames Corbin is an ambitious high school history teacher who resides in the lively, yet dangerous city of New Orleans. He suffers from severe depression and anxiety and is on a downward spiral, unwilling to seek the help he desperately needs. His troubles are compounded by a lack of progress in his professional career, his disintegrating marriage, and lack of respect from his peers. While his struggles threaten to cripple him, the city is marred by a series of brutal religious murders.
However, it’s soon clear that there is not only one, but two murderers wreaking havoc on the city. While police chase the murderers, James focuses on his quest for professional success and self-worth from his research. Unfortunately for him, the research leads to the discovery of a nefarious essence, which unlocks a darkness and brings James face to face with a monster of his own. Within some people, there is something… off. Something dormant. A terror that, if found, will leave a path of pain in its wake.
TW: Depression/ Mental Health

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Hi

First of all thank you very much for taking the time to answer my questions, I really appreciate it. Here we go! 🙂

Can you, for those who don’t know you already, tell something about yourself and how you became an author?
Sure, I’m from New Orleans, La and i’m a husband and a father. I’ve always been a fan of art and it many different forms. Music, paintings, books and my favorite, the culinary arts. I’m also a huge mental health advocate. I’ve seen some horrific things in life up close and personal. I used writing to work through some of that trauma and give me an outlet. Later, stories begin to develop in my mind and I realized that telling stories about the trauma of the human expirience from the perspective of an African-American put me on my path of becoming an author.

Which books did/do you love to read as a child/now as a grown-up?
Even as a kid I enjoyed horror. Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark was my favorite. Any book I could get my hands on about werewolves was a must read and of course, Curious George. Who doesn’t love Curious George. Now, as a grown-up, I enjoy the King of horror, Steven King. I love Dan Brown and his way of blending fact with fiction and the way he structures his stories. It pushes you to keep reading to see what happens next. Other than that, I enjoy indulging in the work of indie authors and non-fiction history books.

Is there a writer whose brain you would love to pick for advice? Who would that be and why?
That is a great question. It’s also a very hard one to answer. If I have to pick only one, I would have to go with Dan Brown. I would ask him how does he know when his factual research is interesting enough to blend with the story he wants to tell? The reason for that is because I write and warn about the true truama of the human expereince and I believe the best book I can write would have that perfect blend that would speak to readers on a deeply personal level.

If you could, which fictional character (from your own book(s) or someone else’s) would you like to invite for tea and why?
Definitely Priestess Nadia from my novel Descent of A Broken Man. She is strong, smart, wise, and tells you exactly what’s on her mind. Nadia has a wealth of knowledge. I’d love to pick her brain. It would be interesting topics of conversation.

Do you have some rituals or habits whilst writing?
In a perfect world, I would be able to carve out two hours at my desk with just my laptop, my two monitors and a glass of Scotch. However, I have a full time job, a wife, and two little ones who depend on me a lot. I’m also the cook in my home. So, they come first. I write when I can fit it in. Sometimes on my cellphone and very late night weekends. They are well worth it.

Where do you come up with your idea(s)? Do people in your life need to be worried? 😉
This is a great question. So, we all have different experiences in life. A woman’s daily experience is different from mine as a man. Same applies to me as an African-American, compared to others. So what trauma can I warn against using the most compatible horror plot I can come up with. The human experience gives me my ideas and yes, the people in my life should be worried. LoL.

Are you a plotter or do you go with the flow, as a pantser?
I’m a hybrid. I plot out my main characters, their background, the story I want to tell and then my antagonist. From that point I just go with the flow and do my reasearch as I go.

Can you give novice writers some tips (do’s/don’ts)?
Sure. Write. Write every chance you get. Write about what intriuges you. What facinates you. Write about what you are curious about. That will lead to you reading more on those topics and that will provide all the motivation you need to create the stories you want to tell. Don’t quit!

What are your futureplans as an author?
Descent of a Broken man is book one in a three book series of Uncovered Darkness. I’m currently working on book 2 and eventually book 3.

Last, but not least : Can you give my readers one teaser from your book, which is featured here on my blog, please?
What will it take? What will it take for you to become desperate? To become hopeless, after things fall apart? All while dealing with something you don’t fully understand, determined to show those around you that you are capable. Can you stay in the light or will you step into darkness?

Isn’t that a great reason to pick up this book and to find out more?!
Thanks once again for this lovely interview, Ashon Ruffons.

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Today I’m on the ‘The Bones of Amoret’ blogtour, organized by R&R Book Tours.
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Afbeelding1Arthur Herbert was born and raised in small town Texas. He worked on offshore oil rigs, as a bartender, a landscaper at a trailer park, and as a social worker before going to medical school. He chose to do a residency in general surgery, followed by a fellowship in critical care and trauma surgery. For the last seventeen years, he’s worked as a trauma and burn surgeon, operating on all ages of injured patients. He continues to run a thriving practice.
In this enigmatic follow up to his critically acclaimed debut novel The Cuts that Cure, Arthur Herbert returns to the Texas-Mexico border with this saga of a small town’s bloody loss of innocence.
Arthur currently lives in New Orleans, with his wife Amy and their dogs. He loves hearing from his readers, so don’t hesitate to email him at arthur@arthurherbertwriter.com.

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Title: The Bones of Amoret
Publication Date: February 13th, 2022
Genre: Mystery / Suspense

Cover(6)Amoret, Texas, 1982. Life along the border is harsh, but in a world where cultures work together to carve a living from the desert landscape, Blaine Beckett lives a life of isolation. A transplanted Boston intellectual, for twenty years locals have viewed him as a snob, a misanthrope, an outsider. He seems content to stand apart until one night when he vanishes into thin air amid signs of foul play.
Noah Grady, the town doctor, is a charming and popular good ol’ boy. He’s also a keeper of secrets, both the town’s and his own. He watches from afar as the mystery of Blaine’s disappearance unravels and rumors fly. Were the incipient cartels responsible? Was it a local with a grudge? Or did Blaine himself orchestrate his own disappearance? Then the unthinkable happens, and Noah begins to realize he’s considered a suspect.
Paced like a lit fuse and full of dizzying plot twists, The Bones of Amoret is a riveting whodunit that will keep you guessing all the way to its shocking conclusion.

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#BlogTour #RandRBookTours @RRBookTours1 @Shanannigans81 / #PromoPost : Veles – P. J. Marie @AuthorPJMarie #SciFi

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Author_PictureEngineer by trade, P. J. Marie has always been a storyteller at heart. Inspired by the captivating tales that her Ukrainian grandfather used to tell about settling the Canadian prairies, P. J. has always looked at life through a narrative lens.
An avid creator, P. J. loves the design process from start to finish and is always working on projects that meld the structured world of engineering with her creative passions. Whether through world-building, crafting cosplays, or building custom bookshelves for her ever-growing collection of novels, manga, and terrible monster movies, P. J. is always working on something.
In her spare time, she enjoys collecting new skills, drinking copious amounts of tea, and spending time with her family and adorable doggo.

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Title: Veles
Publication Date: December 23rd, 2021
Genre: Dystopian / Dystopian Sci-Fi

Cover(5)I was the land. I was the air. I was the sea. I was all of it – everywhere – and as I inhaled then let the tormented sorrow screech from my lungs, the world buckled and broke beneath my feet.
I was burning alive…
And the world would burn with me.
A century after the Great Destruction that devastated civilization, Mizuki Altherr lives within a small village struggling to survive beneath the shadow of a great mountain. The Elders teach that it is home to Veles, god of the earth, who keeps them safe – but demands penance for humanity’s past indiscretions.
It’s a Gifting year…
The previous sacrifice tore Mizuki’s family apart and forever changed her world. Now she must face the terrible tradition again as her closest friend, Aiden, and his family are chosen to provide the next offering. In a desperate bid to end the cycle of violence and defy the Elders’ iron rule, Mizuki and Aiden set forth on a daring journey into the Wild – where together they discover a secret that shatters their understanding of the village and reveals the truth behind the horrors that left the world in ruin.

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Alex has spent her career charting the rise of the internet and is fascinated by the dark web and its potential to facilitate crime. An action movie fan, her books are full of cult references. Her kick-ass heroine, Winter, was inspired by Bond, Bourne, John Wick, Vin Diesel, Jack Reacher and many others.
Alex has a history degree, a certificate in creative writing and a murderous imagination. She writes when she gets a chance, which is mainly at night between 10pm and 2am at home in London, with her three Bengal tigers.
WINTER DARK was the Audible Thriller of the Year 2019.

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Title: Winter Dawn (Winter #3)
Publication Date: January 24th, 2022
Genre: Thriller / Spy Thriller / Strong Female Lead

From the author of the #1 Bestselling Audible Thriller of the Year comes a terrifying high stakes hunt to the death…
It is the winter solstice, the longest night of the year.
When a New York Senator is chosen as an assassination target by Colosseum, the chilling online game, she faces a terrible choice; to run or to hide.
No-where is safe. No-one can be trusted.
But just when the Senator’s brutal death seems inevitable, a young agent called Winter arrives from London to protect her. Now Winter is all that stands between the Senator and Colosseum’s deadly hunt. As dawn creeps in, time is running out for Winter to unravel the mystery at the heart of this sinister game: who is the shadowy head of Colosseum, and what is his ultimate purpose?
It is darkest before the dawn.
As Winter and the Senator journey together into the dark heart of the longest night, they soon discover that nothing about Colosseum is what it seems. There are rules, and there is a purpose, if only they can solve the riddle in time. Colosseum is more than a hunt: it’s a challenge.
Targets must face their deepest fear, or die at dawn.

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#BlogTour #RandRBookTours @RRBookTours1 @Shanannigans81 / #PromoPost : Thine Eyes of Mercy (Birth of the Fae #2) – Danielle M. Orsino @birthofthefae #Books #Fantasy

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Danielle M Orsino, destined to be a writer from a young age, was working as a nurse and treating a patient who needed some distractions during long I.V. Treatment sessions. So, Orsino reached back to a forgotten skill, A childhood dream. Danielle had wanted to be a writer and so she decided to tell a story. Little did she know the seed would grow into a fantastically epic adventure of heartbreak, hope and rebirth — Birth of Fae: Locked Out of Heaven. Drawing from her passion for comic books, Cosplay and fantasy along with her expert martial arts expertise, Orsino brings forth an electric and hopeful debut.
Danielle is taking on her biggest challenge to date: taking the story born from the long treatment sessions with a patient into a fantasy book series-Birth of the Fae: Locked out of Heaven. Expanding her love of writing, comics and exploring the world of fantasy novels, she delves into the realm of fairies and retells their origins from a completely new perspective. Orsino has a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology and Exercise science and is an LPN with a special interest in Lyme disease research. Orsino has been widely recognized from her influence and experience in martial arts realm, training for over 20 years and with over 500 tournament wins, and accumulating national and world titles. She has performed for former President of the United States Bill Clinton and has been featured on “Soap Talk, Fox Five news CBS, TLC and E! With this experience, she worked as a Fight Choreographer on ”Wonder Woman: Balance of Power” and has worked with the likes of martial arts legend Vincent Lyn and WWE marvel and action star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Nothing Danielle ever does is simple, look at what NY times Bestselling author Clete Barrett Smith has to say about her debut endeavor: “After summoning this world into existence through an imaginative force of will, Danielle has scoured every inch of the landscape several times over. Critics often praise a story’s world building by saying that it feels “lived in.” Well, the world of the Fae certainly seems like that because Danielle herself has happily lived there for years as she worked to put all of this together…My favorite part of this story is that it is gloriously depicted in vibrant images.

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Title: Birth of the Fae: Thine Eyes of Mercy, Book Two
Publication Date: December 1st, 2021
Genre: Fantasy

Queen Aurora, monarch of the Court of Light Fae and King Jarvok, Leader of the Court of Dark Fae are exhausted and battle worn after centuries of fighting. A war of attrition had taken its toll upon their kin and power bases.
What happens when you have to give in to your enemy?
All wars eventually end even magical ones. The Dark and Light Fae have set their elemental magick and weapons down but, all is not quiet in the Veil…
King Jarvok was confident his army could win the war, but at what cost? It was time to act like a King not a power hungry megalomaniac. That was his Creator’s title not his. He reaches out to Queen Aurora, and the Treaty of Bodhicitta is signed.
The treaty promises the Fae will never spill each other’s blood again. Rules for their human worshipers are put into place. The Court of Dark must not interfere with humans in a malignant way, but they can act as gods and goddesses of atonement. The Court of Light can return to acting as advisors to the European royal families, as they have done for centuries.
However, Queen Aurora and King Jarvok will learn that while they were playing war games, their humans have changed and moved away from the old ways.
The two monarchs face unknown challenges in a world where Christianity not paganism is the new power.
Sometimes the devil you know is better than the one you do not.

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The Magic of Wor(l)ds