All of us know the determination it takes to walk the Writer's Path. Becca and I feel privileged to have met so many wonderful personalities through The Bookshelf Muse, and when you succeed, we feel it too!
Please take a moment to check out these wonderful books from some of our Followers:
Chosen Sister (YA fantasy, 2009)
Author: Ardyth DeBruyn
Reina's brother is declared the Child Warrior at age six—despite the fact he's scared of the dark and everything else as well. Can Reina help him survive an incompetent wizard mentor, a prophecy too obscure to understand, and a horde of evil monsters out to kill them?
Blood Brothers (Mystery/Realistic fiction, 2007)
Author: S. A. Harazin
With his best friend on life-support after taking drugs at a party, seventeen-year-old Clay, a medical technician, recalls their long friendship, future plans, and recent disagreement, and tries to figure out who is responsible for the accidental overdose.
The Emerald Tablet: The Forgotten Worlds Book 1 (Middle Grade Fantasy/Sci-fi, 2008)
Author: P.J. Hoover
Benjamin Holt is looking at eight weeks of summer school someplace which can only be reached by a teleporter inside the ugly picture in his hallway. And that's the most normal thing he does all summer.
ACADIAN STAR (middle grade fiction, 2008)
Author: Hélène Boudreau
Two girls preparing for the Acadian Star competition…a sudden trip through time…a friendship strong enough to change the past.
SILVER PHOENIX : Beyond the Kingdom of Xia (Asian YA Fantasy, Upcoming,May 2009)
Author: Cindy Pon
When Ai Ling leaves home to find her father, she has no inkling she begins the journey to complete a task promised by her former incarnation.
Well just look at all these great books, all written by people who started with an idea and a dream and had the perseverence to see it through. It gives me hope, you know? I can't wait to read these, and I hope you will too.
Are you a Bookshelf Muse Follower with a book to share? If so, please let us know--we'd love to add you to the list.