Praise for this epic new fantasy by K.D. Dowdall, a delight for the young and the young at heart.
This mysterious, magical and thrilling debut novel is an epic fantasy adventure, one that will capture the imagination with its vivid, compelling characters and K.D. Dowdall’s exceptional storytelling skills.
It begins with an ancient, mysterious journal and with a girl, Megan, who is grief struck over the loss of her mother. The journal weaves a story that enthralls Megan and soon she is whisked away on a journey that is just as thrilling as it is dangerous. Megan and her friend, Donovan embark on a treacherous journey into the unknown along with Delphi and her protector, Nikkos, a strange alien being from afar. Little does Megan know that her life is about to change in a way she could never have imagined.
Lauren Miller is the author of a children’s interactive book for special needs children, and the recently published e-book, the Starling. The Starling is a dystopian novel for young adults.
The Starling is available online at Barnes and Noble.
Book 1 of The Starling Trilogy chronicles the struggles of a teenage girl who, by a twist of fate, is transported through time to earth’s dystopian future where humans are dominated by a malevolent AI and Humanoids. Used as bait to draw out free humans, Jamie risks her life to warn them even as she finds herself falling for her handsome guardian, Quinn. The problem is he’s not exactly human.
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- The Starling novel is a fantastically exciting foray into a world
The Starling novel is a fantastically exciting foray into a world that may exist in the near future. The writer combines great characters in a futuristic adventure with intrigue, danger, romance that is so realistic you begin to believe this will be our future. It is exceptional because the writer uses real scientific possibilities that are actually on the drawing board of techological advances. I look forward to the 2nd book in The Starling Trilogy with anticipation. I highly recommend this terrific novel.