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In The Enemy’s Service

The invasion of Alasia by the Malornians is deadly, swift and heartbreaking. Ten year old Anya finds herself torn from those she loves and forced into servitude to the ruthless conquerors. Life looks hopeless, or so it seems. After a time, little Anya finds clever ways to spy on these invaders from the south and… Continue reading In The Enemy’s Service

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Blog Tour-King of Malorn

Annie Douglass Lima has penned another great adventure. This new novel, King of Malorn, is a fantastic read. Here is what I thought about it: ______________ There’s much to be said for being born into a royal family, especially if one’s older brother happens to be king. One might think that a princess’ life should… Continue reading Blog Tour-King of Malorn

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Sneaky Plots & Sinister Designs

There’s a subtle plot sneaking through the palace. It’s been coming for a long time. Who can the young king trust? For that matter, just how safe is the palace itself in regards to those who would like to see this young ruler gone in a permanent way? His sister, the princess, has this uncomfortable… Continue reading Sneaky Plots & Sinister Designs