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  • Richard Fierce

    Sometimes death is only the beginning. The Island of Lost Souls gives Eldwin hope that he’ll see his father again, but the island holds many secrets—and hidden dangers. As he draws closer to the end of his quest, the island will push him to his limit … and cost him everything. Fans of Sarah K.L. Wilson’s Dragon School, Christopher Paolini’s Eragon and Anne McCaffrey’s Dragon Riders of Pern will feel right at home. The Coin of Souls is the fourth episode of the series Dragon Riders of...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Some souls never find rest. Eldwin’s decision to bring a soul back from the island proved to be a costly mistake. Innocent people are dying, and the blame falls on his shoulders. Where magic and steel have been the answer before, now they are useless to stop the reign of terror. But there is hope. If Eldwin can find the hidden fortress of the Assembly, he just might get the help he needs. With more questions than answers, Eldwin’s time is running out. Fans of Sarah K.L. Wilson’s Dragon School, Christopher Paolini’s Eragon and Anne McCaffrey’s Dragon Riders of Pern will feel right at home. Wings of Terror is the fifth episode of the series Dragon Riders of...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Sometimes there’s a fine line between truth and a lie. Eldwin’s quest to become a dragon rider seems hopeless, but he won’t let his dream to bond with a dragon die. A sell-sword job with a caravan promises a decent payment, and offers him a chance to continue his quest. The caravan he guards has a secret, and when he uncovers it, he can hardly believe his change of luck. However, despite the turn of events, his life only gets harder and a chance meeting with an enemy brings Eldwin to a moral dilemma. He must now face the truth, which will shatter everything he’s believed. Fans of Sarah K.L. Wilson’s Dragon School, Christopher Paolini’s Eragon and Anne McCaffrey’s...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    If only statues could speak. As the Order works to rebuild, Eldwin is promoted and given his first official task: investigate the disappearance of a missing child. What he assumes will be an easy assignment quickly proves more troublesome and sinister than he imagined, especially when he discovers there’s more than one child that has vanished. A mysterious figure is behind it all, and despite the use of magic, the figure continues to evade Eldwin at every turn. To make matters worse, something in the city of Tiradale is making Sion sick. With mounting problems, and an angry baron on his hands, Eldwin must find the children before he’s thrown into the dungeon. Fans of Sarah...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Darkness threatens the land. With an evil creature killing dragons and riders alike, the False King’s reign of terror spills across the border. While the king of Osnen and the Citadel’s riders struggle to stem the assault, Eldwin flies to the Conclave to plead for help from the other schools. Unless the schools unite and arrive in time, the world is doomed. Fans of Sarah K.L. Wilson’s Dragon School, Christopher Paolini’s Eragon and Anne McCaffrey’s Dragon Riders of Pern will feel right at home. The Warrior's Call is the third episode of the series Dragon Riders of...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Dragons can be dangerous … … if you don’t bond with them first. Eldwin wants to follow in his father’s footsteps and become a Dragon Guard, but not for the glory. With his family dead and their lands dying, the opportunity to join the dragon rider school is all he has. But before Eldwin can bond with a dragon and guard the skies, he must pass three tests to prove his worth. Compassion, magical aptitude, and armed combat. He’s determined to pass, but his maimed arm is a constant reminder of his disadvantage. Will the obstacles Eldwin faces keep him from reaching his dreams, or will he finally see what it’s like to ride the skies? Fans of Sarah K.L. Wilson’s...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Magic is dying. Eldwin and Maren set out on a journey to the other schools to see if their fellow riders are being impacted by the disruption to magic. The Terranese school provides a dark surprise, and a darker secret. Armed with new knowledge, Maren suspects she knows the source of the disruption … and it’s all her fault. Fans of Sarah K.L. Wilson’s Dragon School, Christopher Paolini’s Eragon and Anne McCaffrey’s Dragon Riders of Pern will feel right at home. The Servant of Souls is the eighth episode of the series Dragon Riders of...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    The shadows hide a secret. With Maren bound to the ferryman’s boat by a powerful enchantment, and magic all but gone, Eldwin must find another way to free her. Beneath the Terranese school lies a possible answer, but a sinister creature lies in wait — one that even a dragon is no match for. Escaping alive isn’t the only problem. A wicked man is gathering strength using the dead, and he has his vengeful gaze set on Katori. Getting magic back isn’t an option now … it’s a necessity. Fans of Sarah K.L. Wilson’s Dragon School, Christopher Paolini’s Eragon and Anne McCaffrey’s Dragon Riders of Pern will feel right at home. Smoke and Shadow is the ninth episode...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Heroes are often the least among us. Three tests determine the worthiness of a dragon rider. Compassion, magical aptitude, and armed combat. Eldwin is determined to pass them, but his maimed arm is a constant reminder of his disadvantage. Will the obstacles Eldwin faces keep him from reaching his dreams, or will he finally see what it’s like to ride the skies? Dragon Riders of Osnen is an action-packed series full of twists, magic, and the struggle against evil. This omnibus edition includes episodes 1-3 of the completed series. Trial by Sorcery: Dragon can be dangerous … if you don’t bond with them first. A Bond of Flame: Sometimes there’s a fine line between...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Some jobs turn you into a zombie. Literally. Captain Jayde Thrin of the cargo ship Determination has one goal: make enough money to retire in style. Her small mercenary crew travels the universe taking on odd jobs, but when a botched gig lands them in hot water, it’s up to Jayde to figure out their escape – and their survival. The nearby mining planet M44 provides an opportunity to refuel and make a quick buck, but there’s more going on in the mines than anyone realizes. What Jayde expects to be an easy job turns out to be one of the hardest yet, especially with the outpost overrun with the undead. Steel for Hire is the first episode of Galactic Mercenaries, a space opera...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Her key to freedom is also her torment. Mina is an outcast. A childhood accident left her scarred and with a curse that her master exploits to hunt dragons for sport.  She wants freedom, from both her master and the curse, but unless the right dragon is killed, she’ll be a bondservant for the rest of her days. With Mina’s uncanny ability and her master’s magical strength, the beast responsible for her misery will fall … even if she has to take matters into her own hands. Scale of the Dragon is the first episode in the series Marked by the...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Earth has fallen. A genetically designed plague has ravaged the birthplace of humanity, leaving millions of undead wandering the planet. But there is hope. An alien ally claims to have the cure. Captain Jayde Thrin and her mercenary crew volunteer to retrieve the antidote and do the job for free, but ruined planets, aliens with ulterior motives, and the threat of invasion will stretch the crew beyond anything they have ever known. Steel for Free is the second episode of Galactic Mercenaries, a space opera series about zombies, space battles, alien invasion, and a misfit crew trying to survive in a dangerous...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Earth is lost. Captain Jayde Thrin and her mercenary crew return to Earth to find a lost cause. The government has given up on the planet and turned its focus to the war brewing at the edge of humanity’s borders. A small group of survivors are still on Earth fighting for survival and it’s up to Jayde and her crew to rescue them, but an army of undead and alien worshippers are all that stand in their way. Steel for All is the third episode of Galactic Mercenaries, a space opera series about zombies, space battles, alien invasion, and a misfit crew trying to survive in a dangerous...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Some jobs will turn you into a zombie. Literally. Episode 1: Captain Jayde Thrin of the cargo ship Determination has one goal: make enough money to retire in style. Her small mercenary crew travels the universe taking odd jobs, but when a botched gig lands them in hot water, it’s up to Jayde to figure out their escape – and their survival. Episode 2: A genetically designed plague has ravaged the birthplace of humanity, leaving millions of undead wandering the planet. Jayde and her crew volunteer to retrieve the antidote and do the job for free, but ruined planets, aliens with ulterior motives, and the threat of invasion will stretch the crew beyond anything they have ever...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Some bonds are forged in the heat of adversity. Mina has been granted an audience with the Enclave, and she’s determined to keep war from happening between dragons and humans. But some things are easier said than done. To gain the Enclave’s trust, she must prove herself a warrior worthy of being a dragon rider. And if she fails ... then the world will...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Wicked creatures, a coming darkness, and the strength found only between riders and their dragons. Dragon Riders of Osnen is an action-packed series full of twists, magic, and the struggle against evil. This omnibus edition includes episodes seven to ten of the completed series. Tooth and Claw: Dark creatures are gathering. The Servant of Souls: Magic is dying. Smoke and Shadow: The shadows hide a secret. The Dark Rider: There’s a traitor among the...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Not every story begins in light. Perhaps there was nothing I could have done differently. The atrocities I committed, the lives that I scorched from existence, the power I wielded with so little regard. Or maybe it was the love that I lost? The love that my priest father had snuffed like a candle whose flame has been violently blown out. I have destroyed, killed, manipulated, betrayed, tortured, and I have laughed at it all. Perhaps I lied. Perhaps every story does begin in light – a cruel and unforgiving...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    The soul of a powerful dragon has escaped its magical prison. The creature's wrath knows no bounds and spreads across two enemy kingdoms, forcing an unlikely alliance. Calderon and Velkyn, the two young men charged with the safeguard of the sphere that held the dragon captive, must leave everything they've known in a quest to recapture the beast before it takes physical form. Will they be able to stop events beyond their power, or will both kingdoms be destroyed by the dragon's...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    Friends will become enemies. Mina has been tasked with stopping Lord D’Lance, but that’s easier said than done. With dark magic and an army at his command, he’s practically untouchable. To add to her problems, she realizes Caden is bonded to a dragon as well, one that seeks the destruction of everything in her path. If Mina can’t find a way to stop them both, all will be lost to flame and ash. Wrath of the Dragon is the fourth and final episode in the series Marked by the...read more

  • Richard Fierce

    A dark god is rising. The dragon that threatened to destroy Talvaard and Oakvalor has been defeated. In the aftermath, Talvaard is engulfed in civil war as generals and politicians seek the empty throne for themselves. The long-feuding elven tribes in the Deadlands are being united by a charismatic leader and urged to attack the human kingdoms. Mordum, God of the Dead, seeks to take human form and lead his armies across the land. The Prince of Oakvalor is accused of murdering his father for the throne and must embark on a perilous journey to prove his innocence. In the chaos, Jovanna struggles to find her place. Events unfold that force her to make decisions she never planned...read more