Torsils in Time

King of the Trees

Book 2
KOT Books
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Book II in the "King of the Trees" series. A carefree autumn picnic turns disastrous for King Rolin and Queen Marlis when they are trapped between torsil worlds. Too late they learn the dreadful connections among a silver starglass, a handful of pearls, and five black ravens. Cut off from friends, family and each other by a mysterious malady, they learn to survive in a savage land where unwary travelers fall prey to strange and terrifying creatures. To save Lucambra and many other worlds from a devouring evil, they must join forces with some unlikely allies. Only in losing all they have ever known and loved do they discover the faithfulness of Gaelathane. Torsils in Time is a captivating adventure tale that will enchant pre-teens, teens, and adults.
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William D. Burt is the award-winning author of the seven-title Christian allegorical "King of the Trees" series. Other works are in progress. Two of his titles (out of three submitted) were finalists in the 2014 Readers' Favorite International Book Award Contest: The King of the Trees and The Golden Wood.

The King of the Trees subsequently won the 2014 Silver Medal in the category of "Christian fantasy."

All seven of Burt's series titles have been awarded five stars by Readers' Favorite reviewers.

He was also a 2013 finalist in The Authors Show.com "50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading" competition.

Having spent most of his teenage years vicariously adventuring in Middle Earth, the author is an avid fantasy fan. His first fantasy title, The King of the Trees, came out in 1998 (first edition). While still in high school, he began his writing career editing his father's popular identification guides, Edible and Poisonous Plants of the Western/Eastern States. As an Assistant Professor in the Special Education Department at Western Oregon University, he served as a successful grant-writer and program coordinator.

Burt holds a B.S. in English from Lewis and Clark College and an M.S. from Western Oregon University in Deaf Education. He is an RID-certified sign-language interpreter with over 40 years' experience. His interests include reading, foreign languages and mycology. He is married with two grown children. 

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Publisher
KOT Books
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Published on
Jun 15, 2001
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Pages
286
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ISBN
9781579213688
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Christian / Classic & Allegory
Juvenile Fiction / Animals / Dragons, Unicorns & Mythical
Juvenile Fiction / Religious / Christian / Action & Adventure
Juvenile Fiction / Religious / Christian / Fantasy
Juvenile Fiction / Royalty
Juvenile Fiction / Time Travel
Poetry / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
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