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  • Marjory Kaptanoglu

    Three award-winning sci-fi/fantasy thrillers by Marjory Kaptanoglu, featuring strong female protagonists overcoming incredible odds and coming into their own. INVADER (novel): A “rousing sci-fi thriller” (Publishers Weekly). Scientist Rose is trapped on an island with an alien enemy. Little does she know, her survival depends on her strange bond with a woman thousands of miles away. This inventive novel is “briskly paced… Full of entertaining plot twists” (Kirkus Reviews). LAST GIRL STANDING (novel): Tainted water and brainwashed adults…. what’s an awkward 17-year-old to do? Sierra Mendez gathers her friends to stop a powerful entity from replacing the town residents...read more

  • Marjory Kaptanoglu

    Tainted water and brainwashed adults…. what’s an awkward 17-year-old to do? Sierra Mendez gathers her friends to stop a powerful entity from replacing the town residents with androids bent on humanity’s demise. 'Kaptanoglu offers an inclusive cast, a plot that allows for tension and tragedy as well as personal growth, and an adventure for our modern times.' -Publishers Weekly 'Absolutely riveting.' --Midwest Book Review  'Fast-paced, entertaining, and exciting, with a fresh, believable voice.' --Kirkus...read more

  • Marjory Kaptanoglu

    'Fans of sci-fi mysteries and strong female characters should snap up this psychological page-turner.' -Publishers Weekly Two women thousands of miles apart. One a scientist stranded on an island with an untrustworthy male colleague and a hostile alien stalking them. The other—a thief wrongfully imprisoned for murder—lives in fear of assault by a corrupt prison guard. Neither can overcome the invaders that threaten their survival without solving the mystery of the link that binds them. “Twists and turns and an ending they won't see coming.' -The BookLife...read more

  • Marjory Kaptanoglu

    THE COMPLETE TRILOGY: Join Tessa, Ash, and Calder on an epic journey in these award-winning YA fantasy novels. In Book 1, DREADMARROW THIEF, sixteen-year-old Tessa Skye, a locksmith’s apprentice, loves to shapeshift into a sparrow using a windrider—a forbidden magical amulet. During one of her outings, she accidentally reveals herself to the Conjurer Lord Fellstone. The tyrant sends his knights after her, resulting in the murder of her father. Driven to reverse his fate, Tessa and her two companions embark on a perilous quest seeking love, revenge, and a cure for death. In Book 2, GRAVENWOOD, desperate to cure her mother of the delusion that she’s a bird, Tessa appeals to the...read more

  • Marjory Kaptanoglu

    Book Three of the award-winning Conjurer Fellstone Trilogy that began with Dreadmarrow Thief and continued with Gravenwood. Ash is missing and must be found. Confounding the matter, the Conjurer King Slayert launches an attack against the remaining free cities. Saving the world falls to our three heroes, who reunite to steal Slayert’s own crown, called the Kingshackle—a magical artifact that makes him invincible. But their success depends on Tessa winning the King’s Challenge, the ultimate test of her intelligence, valor, and heart. “Kaptanoglu's masterful pacing makes her novel a quick read... An exciting, inventive finale.” -Kirkus...read more

  • Marjory Kaptanoglu

    For those who love The Handmaid’s Tale and Memoirs of a Geisha… A courtesan plots to bring down her murderous patron by allying herself with a secret society of wives who will use any means to avenge the wrongs against them.  From an award-winning author whose most recent novel is a quarter-finalist for The BookLife Prize.  Narrator Charlie Sanderson has voiced over 100 titles and won the 2019 Earphones Award. “A gripping, intriguing, interconnected series of events between women and the men that control them...' -Amazon...read more

  • Marjory Kaptanoglu

    “Celebrates life and love the way only the best fantasy tales can.' -Kirkus Reviews“ Sixteen-year-old Tessa Skye, a locksmith’s apprentice, loves to shapeshift into a sparrow using a windrider—a forbidden magical amulet. During one of her outings, she accidentally reveals herself to the Conjurer Lord Fellstone. The tyrant sends his knights after her, resulting in the murder of her father. Driven to reverse his fate, Tessa and her two companions embark on a perilous quest seeking love, revenge, and a cure for death. 'For those who enjoyed Harry Potter but who seek a feisty, determined female protagonist.' -Midwest Book Review Silver Medalist, SPR Book Awards: “A stellar...read more