The year is 1943. With the ink scarcely dry on her diploma, Olivia leaves Lander, Wyoming, for New York City. In a quick turn of events, she lands a translating job working for a man known only as the Major. Soon she is living an idyllic life, with exciting and rewarding work; Vivian, her roommate, is also her best friend. Then there is an accident, and in a flash, Vivian is gone. At that dark moment, a late-night visitor whisks Olivia to a secret world of fairies, elves, and leprechauns, where the surprise of her life awaits; the queen selects her to be the Protector of the Realm. Now Olivia is flying into Nazi Germany, unarmed save for her dog and a few gadgets. Her mission is simple—rescue the Major, locate an evil Jinn, and stop him from destroying the planet. In this historical fantasy novel, as the world is at war, an evil Jinn conjures an atomic bomb, but with the help of a secret alliance, a young woman sets out to save the world.
Bugga’s Tales, a collection of short stories, follows the adventurous Olivia and her little brother Dane. Step aboard the Black Swan in Pirate Adventure and Pirates To The Rescue. Pirate Captain Olivia Bonny is keeping a secret from First Mate Dane as she sails the Black Swan into dangerous waters. Pursued by Lord Windsor the crew uses a stolen map to locate Blackbeard’s treasure. Lord Windsor is bad enough,but how will they elude the vengeful Blackbeard? In The Christmas Snow, Olivia discovers a lost elf and learns Santa might not stop this year. Olivia and Dane join forces to save the day. Christmas Eve finds them climbing to the roof to signal Santa. “Watch out Olivia, the roof is slick!” In Black Smoke, Dane’s model rocket careens out of control. In the doorway, Dad looks steamed. “Guess we better go take our medicine.” Olivia and Dane fess up that it is their rocket. What happens while they repaint the room is “Remarkable”
Sadie has moved to Savannah for the summer. Her Pa has a job building a new harbor. Moving into an abandoned light keeper’s house Pa warned Sadie and Jimmy that the lighthouse was not a safe place to play. They can play in the yard, or they can go into town. However, they were never to go near the lighthouse and never go near the edge of the bluff. "A fall from the cliff to the rocks below will kill you, and the waves will carry your bones to Davey Jones’ Locker." Pa warned sternly. Soon Sadie would learn that the house held more secrets. Little brother Jimmy does not care he found a new friend living in his closet. Aunt Erin knows the secret, but Ma and Pa think it is just a joke. During the first full moon of October, a storm gathers and Pa’s ship is lost in the fog. Sadie wakes to find the old Lighthouse lit. “Who’s in the lighthouse?” she wonders.