Author: Melissa McShane

Company of Strangers by Melissa McShane

Company of Strangers by Melissa McShane

The wizard Sienne hopes to make a name for herself as a scrapper—someone who scours the ruins of the Empty Lands for treasure and lost magical artifacts. But first she must find someone willing to take a chance on a desperate beginner. When Sienne finally catches a break, she becomes part of a ragtag group of adventurers—a desperate scrapper named Dianthe, her wizard-hating partner Alaric, […]

December 12, 2018 / 0 Comments
Tremontane: Voyager of the Crown by Melissa McShane

Tremontane: Voyager of the Crown by Melissa McShane

Zara North, Queen of Tremontane, has the ability to unconsciously heal herself—a magic that also keeps her from aging. Faced with the reality that public knowledge of her magic could destroy her family’s dynasty and cost them the Crown, she faked her own death and set out to make a new life for herself, far from the capital and the family she loved. Never settling […]

September 19, 2018 / 0 Comments
Warts and All by Melissa McShane

Warts and All by Melissa McShane

Beginner witch Chloe has a problem. There’s a frog in her tub who says he used to be a man. Worse, his memory is slipping away from him. Magic doesn’t work, so there’s only one way she can think of to turn him back—but can she bring herself to do it? And that’s only the beginning of her challenges… In these eleven short fairy tale […]

August 28, 2018 / 0 Comments
Last Oracle: The Book of Peril by Melissa McShane

Last Oracle: The Book of Peril by Melissa McShane

As the custodian of the oracular bookstore Abernathy’s, Helena has faced any number of challenges in learning her new role. But when the store begins giving out false prophecies, Helena comes up against her greatest challenge yet: how can she fix Abernathy’s when she doesn’t truly know how it works? Armed only with a few special talents and her desire to protect her magical charge, […]

July 5, 2018 / 0 Comments
Last Oracle: The Book of Secrets by Melissa McShane

Last Oracle: The Book of Secrets by Melissa McShane

Helena Davies just wants a job that will get her out of her parents’ basement. Abernathy’s Bookstore is disorganized, out of the way, and smells funny, but it pays well and promises to at least be interesting. She has no idea how interesting her life will become. By the end of the first day, Helena has a dead boss in the basement, an unexpected promotion, […]

February 23, 2018 / 0 Comments
Willow North: Champion of the Crown by Melissa McShane

Willow North: Champion of the Crown by Melissa McShane

Willow North has safely brought the boy-King Felix out of Tremontane and secured the support of neighboring Eskandel in his bid to recover the Crown. Now she faces her greatest challenge yet: convincing the Counts and Barons of Tremontane to support Felix as he confronts his uncle, the pretender to the Crown. With Tremontane on the verge of civil war, success hinges on discovering true […]

January 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Willow North: Guardian of the Crown by Melissa McShane

Willow North: Guardian of the Crown by Melissa McShane

When Serjian Kerish showed up on her doorstep with the heir to the Crown of Tremontane in tow, Willow North thought her involvement would begin and end with getting him out of the capital and away from his murderous uncle. But bringing the boy-king Felix to the safety of Eskandel was only the beginning of the journey. Now, as the King’s guardian, she must navigate […]

November 18, 2017 / 0 Comments
Extraordinaries: Abounding Might by Melissa McShane

Extraordinaries: Abounding Might by Melissa McShane

Calcutta, 1813. Lady Daphne St. Clair, who as an Extraordinary Bounder is capable of transporting herself anywhere in the world with a thought, has longed to serve in the Army for years. But an unexpected weakness at the sight of blood makes her responsible for a good man’s death in battle. Unable to serve on the battlefield, Daphne is sent to India to be transportation […]

October 2, 2017 / 0 Comments
Willow North: Pretender to the Crown by Melissa McShane

Willow North: Pretender to the Crown by Melissa McShane

Willow North is a thief, and despite her secret magical talent for sensing worked metal, she has never wanted to be anything else. But when her former fiancé appears on her doorstep with the eight-year-old King of Tremontane in tow, she is drawn into the political conflict surrounding the boy King’s ascension. His uncle, a powerful Ascendant with the magic of manipulating the elements, murdered […]

September 21, 2017 / 0 Comments
Convergence: The Unconquered Mage by Melissa McShane

Convergence: The Unconquered Mage by Melissa McShane

Once a thief and secret mage, then a leader of mage warriors, Sesskia is now Empress-Consort of the combined countries of Balaen and Castavir. But that title is far from secure. Sesskia and her husband Cederic have only two-thirds of the Balaenic Army to face off against the former God-Empress of Castavir. None of the Lords Governor of Balaen or the consuls of the Castaviran […]

May 26, 2017 / 0 Comments