Author: Melissa McShane

Heirs of Willow North: Scholar of the Crown by Melissa McShane

Heirs of Willow North: Scholar of the Crown by Melissa McShane

Veronica North, quiet and shy widow of the King of Tremontane, spends her days drifting from one charitable cause to another. Longing for something different, she returns to the Scholia, foremost educational institution in the country, to complete her education. At fifty, she is by far the oldest student there, but soon makes a place for herself within the community. When a friend and fellow […]

March 9, 2021 / 0 Comments
Extraordinaries: Whispering Twilight by Melissa McShane

Extraordinaries: Whispering Twilight by Melissa McShane

PERU, 1815. Bess Hanley, fresh from service with England’s War Office and grieving the loss of her dearest friend, embarks on a sea voyage that ends in disaster. Shipwrecked off the coast of Peru, Bess’s Extraordinary ability to mentally communicate with anyone is not enough to prevent her from being kidnapped by a lost tribe of Incas. An Inca Seer’s prophecy that Bess will help […]

January 19, 2021 / 0 Comments
Heirs of Willow North: Stranger to the Crown by Melissa McShane

Heirs of Willow North: Stranger to the Crown by Melissa McShane

Elspeth North, born and raised far from her Tremontanan homeland, wants nothing more than the peaceful, holy life of a priestess. Although born a princess, she believes her father’s abdication means politics and intrigue have nothing to do with her. But her cousin King Francis’s untimely death and a twist of Tremontanan law changes her whole life…and makes Elspeth Queen of Tremontane. With no formal […]

October 20, 2020 / 0 Comments
The Book of Destiny by Melissa McShane

The Book of Destiny by Melissa McShane

Helena has come far from the day she became custodian of Abernathy’s, the world’s only living oracle. Now, she faces her greatest challenge yet: the oracle’s prediction that it, and she, will end. As monstrous invaders strike city after city, leaving death and destruction behind, the Wardens scramble to defend humanity. Weakened by infighting, they turn to Abernathy’s for guidance and strength. But the oracle’s […]

September 9, 2020 / 0 Comments
The Book of War by Melissa McShane

The Book of War by Melissa McShane

Helena and the oracular bookstore Abernathy’s stopped an attack by the alien invaders’ human allies and destroyed their attempt at a second oracle, giving the Wardens much-needed victories. Now, after months of fighting a defensive war, the Wardens plan a direct assault on the enemy stronghold. But as the battle approaches, Abernathy’s has other plans. The oracle directs Helena to contact four ordinary people with […]

July 21, 2020 / 0 Comments
The Book of Harmony by Melissa McShane

The Book of Harmony by Melissa McShane

With the Mercy’s attacks on the Wardens neutralized, Helena prepares for her upcoming wedding to Malcolm Campbell. But when Helena steps into the oracle’s space and finds herself somewhere unfamiliar, the mystery threatens to destroy the Wardens’ tentative peace. Having no explanation for the oracle’s strange behavior, Helena reaches out to a new ally she hopes can answer her questions. Is the oracle trying to […]

June 2, 2020 / 0 Comments
The Book of Havoc by Melissa McShane

The Book of Havoc by Melissa McShane

With a successful challenge to the Accords behind her, and her relationship with Malcolm Campbell made public, Helena Davies’ life seems perfect. Then the attacks begin. As the enemy magi known as the Mercy wreak havoc on Warden strongholds, Helena and the oracular bookstore Abernathy’s play their role in guiding the Wardens. But the oracle knows a deadly secret, one Helena struggles to interpret while […]

April 21, 2020 / 0 Comments
Heirs of Willow North: Ally of the Crown by Melissa McShane

Heirs of Willow North: Ally of the Crown by Melissa McShane

Fiona, cursed with the power to ignite fire in a country where magic is illegal, wants to start a new life for herself, far from the mistakes of her past. A case of mistaken identity tangles her fortunes with those of the mysterious Sebastian, who intends to stop a blackmailer from destroying his family. Asked to help Sebastian infiltrate a sacred temple to find the […]

March 17, 2020 / 0 Comments
Call of Wizardry by Melissa McShane

Call of Wizardry by Melissa McShane

THE FINAL CHALLENGE With their quest nearly over and the coming of age ritual complete, Sienne and her companions prepare to challenge the wizard who enslaved Alaric’s people. But a message from an unexpected source reveals terrible news about the identity of the wizard’s latest hostage…Alaric’s beloved younger sister. In a desperate attempt to save her life and destroy the wizard, the companions travel to […]

January 29, 2020 / 0 Comments
Sands of Memory by Melissa McShane

Sands of Memory by Melissa McShane

A city lost to time… An unexpected discovery takes Sienne and her companions to the mysterious country of Omeira, Kalanath’s lost homeland. There, a surprising welcome for Kalanath leads to another discovery. To complete their quest, they must travel to the city of Ma’tzehar, swallowed up by the desert centuries ago. Dangers lurk on every side on the journey to Ma’tzehar. But the real challenge […]

November 12, 2019 / 0 Comments