This is part one of my fantasy novel Steel and Tor. I have published only part one as a senior thesis project for UCSC. I will be completing the rest of the novel within the following year. This... More > novel has two primary characters, Steel and Tor. Tor is an apprentice to a small-town doctor. He lives an average life until Steel--an assassin who tries to level out class disparities with her murderous techniques--interrupts his world to discover he has a gift from the gods: he is a healer. Tor can heal anger, pain, and greed within people once he discovers how to use his power. Steel travels with Tor as he discovers his powers and protects him with her skills as an assassin.< Less
Yasmine discovers some unusual people and creatures at Glastonbury Tor including the giant woman Marnie, Mr Changeround, Matilda Moth and Badger. Read of Yasmine's adventures beneath the Tor , see... More > the feast , the magic slow berries and the dream crystal< Less
‘Dust filled her eyes, horrible stinging dust, until she longed to bathe them in clear water. Black shadows flapped about her head like bats. But it was just another... More > trick, she realised, like the choking in her throat and the whistling in her ears. Only fear could catch her out, only terror destroy her! She heard the clinking bit and creaking saddle, and even felt the hot breath of the champing horse on her neck.
Like Billy, she was running before the horseman. Running for her life.’
Nothing can prepare Jessie for the terrors she will encounter. These include a murdered boy, a family curse and a terrible phantom horseman, who has haunted the Mottram family for almost a century. When Jessie discovers the locked door, she must confront the horrifying secrets which lay behind it.
A quest not for the faint hearted!< Less
Crystal-Tor is the unseen place where wisdom enters the world of the living. Evolving computer technologies are based on a powerful form of information storage utilized by nature: DNA, cellular... More > structures, planets, stars and galaxies. Knowledge is a resource; but the real powers of the mind lies in our connection to heart-soul intelligence, where 'heart intelligence' is guided through its connection to the soul. When heart and soul are in harmony the human mind has a totally different intelligence than gathering knowledge. Remote Seeing Academy adepts navigate back into our world from the future, guided by universal intelligence of the human soul. We have been doing this for millions of years.< Less
In a distant land, a strange young animal discovers the unexpected ability to expand like a balloon and float in the air, just as though she were filled with helium. Unfortunately, on her very first... More > flight she meets with disaster when an exceptionally nasty gust of wind sweeps her away. Too frightened to come down again, she drifts across continents and seas, far from her home, far from her parents, and far from all she has ever known, eventually making land in a little forested valley somewhere in an unknown country.
Join Higger the higgs as she learns that dogs are savage, sheep are stupid and humans are the most dangerous creatures of all.
A fantasy animal adventure for parents to read to their children or children to read for themselves.
For self-readers from ages 8 to 12 years.< Less
Jules Gabriel Verne (French pronunciation: [ʒyl vɛʁn]; February 8, 1828 – March 24, 1905) was a French author who pioneered the science fiction genre. He is best known for his... More > novels Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870), A Journey to the Center of the Earth (1864), and Around the World in Eighty Days (1873). Verne wrote about space, air, and underwater travel before air travel and practical submarines were invented, and before practical means of space travel had been devised. He is the second most translated author in the world (after Agatha Christie). Some of his books have also been made into live-action and animated films and television shows.< Less