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Second Excerpt from the book. See “Into a Cursed Land” on the sidebar . Walking along a river bank, Edwy and his friends Wolcenfaru and Widnoth encounter a water monster called the nicor…

 

“Widnoth, I think you should look behind you,” whispered Wolcenfaru. “Mangling might be closer than you think.”

A large toothy head, and long worm like neck had appeared out of the water. The neck was as long as a giraffe’s. Unfortunately, unlike a giraffe, the creature had big claws.

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Below is the start of my novel. Publishing details on “Into A Cursed Land” link in right hand column. Enjoy…

There’s a lot of rubbish talked about magic. People like to make it seem more difficult than it is. They use swanky hand gestures, wear flowing robes, and shout incantations in magical languages that no one else understands without years of training. Yeah right! I knew it was all rubbish. Magic in this land was easy to do, which had saved my life more than once. Okay it had put my life in danger but here I was – fifteen years old and still breathing.

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I’m glad e-books can be read in so many different ways on so many different devices, although this can make life difficult if there is more than plain text in the novel. My teen fiction e-book “Into A Cursed Land” contained images and tables. Before I uploaded it to Amazon, I checked the formatting as best I could. The book should look fine on a Kindle or P.C. but some people read stuff on their phones, and I’m not sure the pictures and specially formatted bits will come out well.  So on this post I’ve included the map, oath, and the Bully Lists from Chapter 15 (Patrols) & Chapter 24 (Demons). If you haven’t read my book none of this will make sense. If you wish to the amazon.co.uk link is on the right. Be warned Into A Cursed Land is not cosy and nice, with the central character being an anti-hero. The Images are below…

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