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Now Available from World Castle Publishing: THE ELEMENTALS YA Fantasy Trilogy!



ELEMENTAL

Book One of The Elementals Young Adult Fantasy/Suspense Trilogy


    It's hard to know how long you've lived when you can't remember how many times you've died.
    Some yearn for immortality, but seventeen-year-old Jordan Smith regards it a curse she can't escape. As an Elemental, Jordan possesses the power to endure painful, fiery deaths that transport her to another place in history. Yet her power comes at a terrible cost. She fears the combined strength of the four Elementals will threaten the fate of humanity. And she vows to prevent this from happening…even if it means she will die.
    Flung into the present, the immense force of the other Elementals again draws near. Now Jordan must choose to sacrifice her feelings for the guy she loves—or risk losing everyone she knows.

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"Elemental is a great YA fantasy and sets the scene for an interesting and different series." –Lindsay and Jane's Views and Reviews.

"Author Debbie Kump, has made a world where these beings can jump through time and space, and the scene where Jordan learns about the history of the world was priceless." –Open Book Society

"Anyone who loves mythic beings, time travel, and modern day fantasy will enjoy this story!" –LASR


ESSENCEBook Two of The Elementals Trilogy
New Release from World Castle Publishing

After a miraculous recovery from her battle against the Earth, Air and Water Elementals, Jordan Smith seeks out the mysterious fire goddess from her dreams to better understand and control her untamed powers. At first, her training proves challenging, rigorous, and unending. Yet Jordan complies, desperate to spare the ones she loves from the future wrath of the other Elementals. In order to better understand her foes, she travels through time on a series of missions, each more dangerous than the last. Focused on stretching her powers to complete her training, Jordan never suspects guarded secrets will make her question everyone she holds close to her heart.

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"As the series continues the pace of the story picks-up. It is action packed and exciting as Jordan goes through some demanding and dangerous training routines. With Debbie’s writing style this is turning out to be an excellent young adult fantasy story." –Lindsay and Jane's Views and Reviews



EXISTENCE, Book Three of The Elementals Trilogy
Coming Soon from World Castle Publishing


Fire Elemental, Jordan Smith, questions whom to trust as she faces her greatest struggle of all. She must forget the pain of the past and unite with her former foes to combat the imminent threat of the Fifth Elemental who intends to eradicate life on this planet. Together, Jordan and the team of Elementals must travel into history to unravel an ancient prophecy that could potentially spare them…or spell their doom. Unexpected events will challenge Jordan’s love in ways she never imagined in this exciting conclusion to The Elementals trilogy.





CHANGING FATE
Contemporary Paranormal Young Adult Fiction
New Release from Fire and Ice YA Books

Not your average ghost story.

One wintry night, a horrible accident changes seventeen-year-old Collin Walsh's life forever, granting him the inexplicable power to witness future events before they occur. Yet his premonitions dredge up terrifying memories and ostracize him from his friends, family, and teammates, making his return to school and sports more challenging than he ever anticipated. 

Collin doesn’t know who he can trust with the dreadful truth about the accident and how it has transformed his life.  Between the pain, guilt, and recurring nightmares of the crash, Collin can't help but wonder if his newfound power is a gracious blessing…or a vengeful curse.

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7G             
Apocalyptic Thriller

Love your Smartphone? Wonder what's next?

In the near future, technological innovations provide virtual computer screens for texting, surfing the Internet, or reading an ebook on lenses worn directly over the eye. Yet an unexpected programming glitch proves fatal, spelling disaster for the nation.

"It's an exciting and gripping story. The novel screams for a sequel." –Tightbeam, November 2013

"Science fiction story is different. An interesting idea." – Lee and J.J. MacFadden, Double Take, Bristol Herald Courier






  1. 8G 
  2. Post-Apocalyptic Thriller

The world will never be the same for survivors Erik Weber and Alyssa Kensington after the devastating national telecommunications upgrade to 7G network claimed the lives of their families, friends, and countless others who accessed virtual computer screens through optical lenses. After discovering the truth behind the disaster, Erik and Alyssa must choose to return to the nightmares of their shattered homeland or forge a new existence abroad.
    Despite the national tragedy, innovative technological developments abound that will forever change how people view the world. Explore the futuristic lives and challenges of a host of new characters in this exciting sequel to the apocalyptic thriller, 7G.

"Loved it. Great writing. Great story!" – Alexandrea Weis, American novelist and author of Acadian Waltz.




Transformed
Middle-Grade Paranormal Adventure


Flung into a world of shape-shifters, Jessica Davis soon finds herself despised by a vengeful classmate and haunted with frightening visions of the guy she loves. Eventually she discovers that not only has her physical appearance transformed…but also her soul.

"I really enjoyed this story, it was well written and edited, the plot was steadily paced and gripping."  –Lindsay and Jane's Views and Reviews

"The book makes for an interesting read and like the heroine, Jessica, a strong desire to know more grips the reader! "Shweta Shankar for Readers' Favorite

"Transformed is a great story for middle school readers and I would recommend it to anybody, kid or adult who has a penchant for fantasy and adventure." –ShaNeil Harada from The Kindle Book Review

"I like the uniqueness of this story." ––Monica from The Readathon






Young Adult Romance

When fifteen-year-old Sydney McMillan moves from Maui to Minnesota in the dead of winter, she is heartbroken to leave…especially after surfing pal Alika becomes more than a close friend. But a hockey player and a pair of rescued huskies prove that Minnesota has more to offer than she first imagined. In fact, Sydney may learn to love being exiled to the North.

"I found it an enjoyable read and hope that others do as well." –Laurraine Tutihasi, member of Los Angeles Science Fantasy Society
                                                 




    
                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                             

Disappearances

Middle-Grade Suspense

Alone in the frigid darkness, 11-year-old Trisha Larson searches for her missing pet, Scruffy. Then the clues begin to mount.

Can Trisha solve the mystery of Scruffy’s disappearance and bring him back home?


"I recommend the book to all but especially to families who are dealing with the loss of a pet. Teachers could also use Disappearances as a teaching tool. The book is the perfect length for reading and discussing it with others." –Open Book Society

"This excellent writer hits all the angst and agony that kids in middle school experience. She includes a wonderful view of Minnesota winters and the beauty and horrors of the natural world. A well-constructed story." –Fran Orenstein, author of Danse Macabre