Ashes

The Frozen Flame

Book 1
Paul J Bennett
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Magic is the key… but will it save them, or consume them?



For Natalia, there is no choice.


Trained as a battle mage, she has the potential to be the most powerful spellcaster the family has ever produced.


Yet their price is too high!



While Athgar's life is about to change forever. 


On the day his village is burned to the ground, his magical potential is released by the very fire that nearly consumed him.


He is driven by revenge until he learns he may not be the only survivor!



Now, she is on the run from her family, while he desperately hunts for his!


Together, they journey across the continent, searching for clues of a conspiracy that has remained secret for years.


Will their enemies destroy them before they discover the truth?



Discover a land infused with magic and mystery as Paul J Bennett's newest series, The Frozen Flame, begins in Ashes.



Curl up with your copy of Ashes, and enjoy a spellbinding tale today!

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About the author

Paul J Bennett (b. 1961) emigrated from England to Canada in 1967. His father served in the British Royal Navy, and his mother worked for the BBC in London. He followed in his father’s footsteps and joined the Canadian Armed Forces in 1983. He is married to Carol Bennett, and has three daughters who are all creative in their own right.


Paul’s interest in writing started in his teen years when he discovered the roleplaying game, Dungeons & Dragons (D & D). What attracted him to this new hobby was the creativity it required; the need to create realms, worlds and adventures that pull the gamers into his stories.

In his 30’s, Paul started to dabble in creating his own roleplaying system, using the Peninsular War in Portugal as his backdrop. His regular gaming group were willing victims, er, participants in helping to playtest the new system. A few years later he took his roleplaying system and added additional settings; including Science Fiction, Post-Apocalyptic, World War II, and the all-important Fantasy Realm.


The beginnings of his first book ‘Servant to the Crown’ originated three years ago when he began a new fantasy campaign. For the land of Merceria, he ran his adventures like a TV show; with seasons that each had twelve episodes, and an overarching plot. After the campaign ended, he was inspired to sit down to write his first novel; he knew all the characters, what they had to accomplish, what needed to happen to move the plot along.


Paul has mapped out four series in his fantasy world, and is looking forward to sharing all the books with his readers over the next few years.

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Publisher
Paul J Bennett
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Published on
Sep 23, 2019
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Pages
410
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ISBN
9781989315255
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Coming of Age
Fiction / Fantasy / Action & Adventure
Fiction / Fantasy / Epic
Fiction / Fantasy / General
Fiction / Fantasy / Historical
Fiction / Fantasy / Romantic
Fiction / Magical Realism
Fiction / Romance / Fantasy
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