The Changeling Prince (Spellbound #1)
Daria kept an army of changelings mostly wolf but some lynx or weasel, a bear or two, and at least one rat. She used them to hunt and kill. And sometimes to pretend to be human, so she could pretend to be a lady.
Weiland hated the lie almos...more
I only really enjoyed about a third of the book. I like the two main characters, but I mostly only read this volume to find out the background of the characters for when they are met in The Conjurer Princess.
His mistress, the sorceress Daria, is a terrible human bein ...more
I'm a bit of a kid at heart. I love fairy-tale style stories, where magic is a real force and the idea that one doesn't have to be strong, but more often brave and clever. I suppose I never outgrew them. As such, I really enjoyed this book. The plot is well-conceived, though as an adult, one of the twists at the end wasn't much of a surprise ...more
This is a cute story that revolves around believing in yourself. Shile helps teach Weiland that he decides who he will become, not Daria. As Weiland begins to believe in his in ...more
Her novels and short story collections usually have some element of horror or fantasy, but are primarily humorous. Her book Never Trust a Dead Man (1999) received the 2000 Edgar Award for Best Young Adult Novel. She says that she really likes to write for ...more