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RISE | Scarlet and the Trickster, Book 1

Four years ago, Scarlet Fielder died. Hours later, she is resurrected, along with twelve other children. They come back to life Leviathan, immortal, shape-shifting monsters, created for the sole purpose of killing other Immortals. The creature responsible is Tiamat, an Immortal sorceress, who nine thousand years ago tried to wipe out the rest of her kind, failed, and was left imprisoned, only to continue breeding an army of monsters in the heart of a volcano. When other Immortals rescue the thirteen children from Tiamat, Scarlet enters a world which belongs to the creatures of myth—a society of inequality, violence, and mistrust, where ancient feuds refuse to die. Then,…

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My Inspiration

The Coffee Conversation “There are demigods in the bible?” she asked. Not the first time someone has asked me that question, in that tone of voice. “Oh yes,” I said. “Right there, in Genesis 6. ‘When the sons of God saw that the daughters of humans were beautiful . . .’ The word for ‘God’ here is plural, so the text might actually mean ‘the sons of gods.’ Anyway, later Jews and Christians would identify the ‘sons of God’ as angels. But back when Genesis was written, people would have understood that the ‘sons of God’ were divine beings –…