It was industry and innovation that finally defeated the orcs, not magic, as everyone had expected. Now it has been nearly a hundred years since the end of the great war and orcs and elves have been pushed into the corners of society. But in those dark corners old hatreds are starting to simmer. The humans however are ready, and some are wondering if it's time to snuff out magic and all that goes with it once and for all!
A remarkable fantasy series opener built on bold characters and startling real-world parallels.
- Kirkus Review
In this charming young-adult adventure, a boy and his brave dog embark on a journey to find a magical stone that they hope will help save their kingdom from a terrible darkness that is threatening to destroy everything!
"An engaging and entertaining young adult fantasy... with crisp, clear writing that keeps the story flowing smoothly."
- BlueInk Review
"Millennium Stone is a wonderful fantasy story... that is unique and thoroughly enjoyable."
- Foreword Clarion Review
In a small country near the Bulgarian boarder, a young and arrogant king named Nicolas narrowly escapes an assassination attempt thanks to a mysterious bodyguard that calls himself Malachi. However, the ungrateful king takes an instant disliking to his new guardian, yet finds that he must tolerate him as they venture through enemy territory to a quaint farm in the middle of know where. There, Malachi convinces the young king to remain for his own safety, and, to the king's utter disdain, take the identity of a lowly peasant. So it is, that at this humble farm Malachi becomes a mentor that takes Nicolas down a road of spiritual awakening. All the while, Nicolas starts to investigate the mysteries of love, as he finds himself falling for a simple peasant girl. Unfortunately, in the midst of his journey, a war, of Nicolas's own creation looms; threatening to destroy everything that he is learning to love. Amid this whirlwind the mysteries of Malachi are revealed as the king and his bodyguard depart for the frontlines, clutching to the hope that they can stop the war before it starts.