Avalon Lost: A YA Fantasy Adventure Novel |
Unless he finds her, the kingdom falls. Philia Pendragon is the greatest teen fencer in modern Wales, but she longs for another world. Late at night, she's haunted by memories of a magical, medieval kingdom, and the loving father she was forced to leave behind. Can Philia navigate shifting portals and hidden traitors to return to the Enchanted Isle? Will Owain is the most determined apprentice in the King's Watch. Selected by His Majesty for a high-risk mission, Will must forego his quest to rescue his mother from the traitor Lord Amaranth. Can Will find the King's lost daughter, Philia, by year's end and prevent the King from forfeiting his throne to Lord Amaranth? AVALON LOST's visual storytelling, compelling characters, and epic fight scenes will appeal to fans of The Legend of Zelda universe and Pedro Urvi's Path of the Ranger series. Enjoy this new YA fantasy adventure book for teens and adults! Your adventure begins here. About this book: Genre: Epic fantasy, Portal fantasy, Arthurian fantasy books, Scottish fantasy fiction, Coming of Age, Clean YA fantasy books, Celtic fantasy books, Fantasy Romance for teens. Audience: Teens, Young Adult, Adult. Settings: Contemporary Wales and Scotland; the magical, medieval kingdom of Avalon. Recommended Reader Age: 14+ Completeness: First in a series. Similar/influenced by: The Legend of Zelda, The Ranger's Apprentice series, The Golden Compass, The Princess Bride, Song of the Sea. AVALON LOST is for young adult readers 14 and up who want a fantasy adventure with noble characters, treacherous villains, magic portals, Scottish vibes, first love, and lots of epic sword fights! It's like The Legend of Zelda meets the Ranger's Apprentice series by John Flanagan. Begin your fantasy adventure today! What readers are saying about Avalon Lost: "The kingdom may be in peril, but there's a lot more to this quest than just action...Perfect for readers who want to feel more for the characters...Highly recommended!" -Zephyr Thomas, YA fantasy author of An Octave of Stars and Paper & Feathers. "There were so many great scenes in this book, too many to name...Will's sword fighting and watchmen chapters were...fast-paced and filled with action." -Teen Reader "It's action-packed, it's funny, the settings are beautiful and the characters are a blast to hang out with...There's watchmen and fencing students, lost queens and dashing cousins. And sandwiches!! Arthurian fantasy meets Scotland and modern technology, in a novel that was a joy to read. I can't wait for the sequel!!" -Grace Woods, award-winning Legend Fiction author "I would definitely [recommend this book]...It's very nicely written...It captures you right from the beginning to the end." -Julia W., Teen Reader "There are so many things I love about this story. First, that there is violence and danger and treachery, but what is equally present and feels more lasting is honesty, love, fidelity, loyalty, and courage." -Mary Rakow, PhD., highly acclaimed novelist, book editor, and author coach. ? "Captivating! Mary Rose Kreger has written a must-read tale of epic perseverance, chivalry, and love akin to Arthurian legend meets modern day fantasy." -Terry Hojnacki, Editor in Chief, Sterling Script: A Local Author Collection.