By J.M. Ney-Grimm
Spanning the North-lands historical past, from precedent days to the pastoral current, A Knot of Trolls gains seven such evildoers. Seven trolls and the normal youths referred to as accidentally or by way of future to take a stand.
"The Troll's Belt" stars motherless Brys Arnsson, challenged as a lot by means of his personal deceit as via his troll foe. "Crossing the Naiad" offers shepherd lady Kimmer with a deadly tragedy from the far-off past.
"Skies of Navarys" follows neighbors with a vehement distinction, their contested selection to choose the destiny of millions. In "Resonant Bronze" Paitra and his brother fight to say acceptable guilt - neither an excessive amount of nor too little - and thereby defeat a troll warlord.
"Rainbow's Lodestone" deals the spirit of the rainbow an opportunity to profit that the smallest areas start freedom. "Star-drake" stalks a pitiless troll-herald to defeat - or is it victory? - totally unforeseen.
And in "Perilous probability" younger Clary wishes a miracle. yet her miracle - while it comes - activities razor-sharp talons, world-shaking strength, and a troll-witch to protect its sleep.
Seven stories of magic stability dying and destruction opposed to future and hope.
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"It's no secret...that i've got favorite writers. J.M. Ney-Grimm is certainly one of them, and with strong cause - her writing variety is exclusive, and engrossing." - James J. Parsons, Speaking to the Eyes review
"...Ney-Grimm paints a brilliant, lush photograph necessary of the Peter Jackson treatment." - D.J. Gelner, Amazon review
"...the international depicted is magical, however the individuals are very real." - Mary Anna Dunn, Smashwords review
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Excerpt from A Knot of Trolls
She was once 11, and she or he used to be hurt.
Her leg lay lower than her, knee throbbing. Her arm ached, the damaged bone inside of sickening in its pain.
But worst of all, worst of all, an enormous shadow loomed above her, darkish wings spanning distances too nice for the grotto enclosing them, razor-sharp talons sparking with the spitting blue fireplace of a wierd power.
"No, please, no," she whispered.
How had it come to this? Her day had begun so generally, getting breakfast for herself and her sister, simply because Mama couldn't. She forged her options desperately again to the morning.
I'm there. now not the following. i am there.
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