Posted on October 28, 2014 by Ms. Martha
Summary: In 1965, a year after Arianne thinks she sees a shooting star land in the fields surrounding her family’s horse farm, a baby centaur is born and the family, already under scrutiny because Arianne’s six-year-old brother has birth defects, struggles to keep the colt a secret.
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Posted on October 16, 2014 by Ms. Martha
Summary: When she changes places with privileged Cat, Elena Rudina, a Russian peasant girl, finds herself caught up in an escapade involving an imprisoned monk, a prince traveling incognito, and the legendary witch Baba Yaga.
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Posted on July 10, 2014 by Ms. Martha
Cloak Society series
Summary: Masquerading as a new group of superheroes, the evil Cloak Society has taken over Sterling City–and ex-villain Alex Knight must bring them to justice once and for all.
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Posted on July 3, 2014 by Ms. Martha
Summary: When the magical veil that protects their valley from humans is broached and the Wellspring Water needed to repair it is polluted, it is up to two young witches, Bracken and Nettle, to save the coven.
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