Fantasy Panel - Southern Authors for Children & Teens

Fantasy is alive and well in the South.  We host a panel of regional fantasy authors, writing for children and YA audiences.  Join us on Saturday, July 15, at 6:30 pm for a look at their recent or upcoming releases. Aspiring writers, we bet there'll be a bit of shop talk and advice!  Among the busy panelists (those with an * have new releases this year):

Amanda McCrina*

     Shaila Patel*

     Beth Bowland

    Chris Ledbetter*

    Leigh Statham*

    Brynn Chapman

   E.M. Fitch*

  Julie Reece*

 

 

 

 

   and  Scott Reintgen* (who'll be serving as host)

Event date: 
Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 6:30pm
Event address: 
North Hills
4209-100 Lassiter Mill Road
Raleigh, NC 27609
Blood Road Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781945107887
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Published: Month9books - April 25th, 2017

Nineteen-year-old Torien Risto has seen dissidents dealt with before. He knows the young local girl who just knifed him will hang for assaulting an Imperial officer, unless he can stop it. Someone inside the provincial government is kidnapping Imperial citizens and selling them across the desert to the salt mines, silencing anyone who tries to intervene.


Soulmated Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781944816643
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Published: Month9books - January 24th, 2017

Two souls. One Fate.
Eighteen-year-old Liam Whelan, an Irish royal empath, has been searching for his elusive soulmate. The rare union will cement his family's standing in empath politics and afford the couple legendary powers, while also making them targets of those seeking to oust them.


Polaris Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781944816698
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Published: Month9books - August 16th, 2016

Bixie, Montana, is in the middle of nowhere, not connected to any place, and not used as a pass through to get anywhere. But one snowy evening, a lone visitor walking down an old country road changes 13-year-old Aaron Martin's life forever. Aaron thinks he's being a Good Samaritan by inviting the nearly-frozen visitor into his home, but he's unwittingly initiated The Game.


The Sky Throne Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781945107870
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Published: Month9books - April 18th, 2017

When the family of young Zeus is attacked by Hyperion, Zeus's mother is knocked unconscious and his best friend is left for dead. Stacking epic insult upon fatal injury, Zeus discovers the woman who raised him is not his biological mother. But to ensure her safety while she recovers, a heavyhearted Zeus leaves her behind to seek answers at Mount Olympus Preparatory Academia.


Perilous Journey of the Not-So-Innocuous Girl Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780692337349
Availability: Special Order
Published: Month9books - March 17th, 2015

Lady Marguerite lives a life most 17th-century French girls can only dream of: money, designer dresses, suitors, and a secure future. Except she can t quite commit to a life of dull luxury and she suspects she may be falling for her best friend Claude, a common smithy in the family's steam forge.


The Requiem Red Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781942664857
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Published: Month9books - April 5th, 2016

Life for Patient 29 is full of medicated day dreams of a life outside the walls of Soothing Hills Asylum. But fantasies are not all that consume her. A monster roams the halls of the sanitarium she reluctantly calls home and three girls have been found dead. The dead girls share one common thread . . . each was 29's cell mate.


Of the Trees Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781944816612
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Published: Month9books - February 28th, 2017

Only she can hear the deadly whisper of the trees.
High school seniors, Cassie and Laney, spend their days on ghost hunts, Laney trying to pull Cassie into belief. Cassie tolerates it for her best friend, but she doesn't really believe ... until the carnival comes to town.


Artisans Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780692337325
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Published: Month9books - May 12th, 2015

In this dark southern gothic novel, a young woman meets a man who may be more than he seems. After the death of her mother, 17-year-old Rave Weathersby gives up her dream of becoming a fashion designer, barely surviving life in the South Carolina lowlands. To make ends meet, Raven works after school as a seamstress creating stunning works of fashion that often rival the great names of the day.


The Paladins Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780996890465
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Published: Month9books - May 3rd, 2016

The Artisan curse is broken. The souls that have been trapped in a mysterious otherworld called The Void are finally released. Now Raven Weathersby, Gideon Maddox, and Cole Wynter can finally move on with their lives . . . or so they thought. If the ancient magic is truly dead then why are mystical fires plaguing Gideon at every turn?