Valerie Douglas

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Valerie Douglas is a prolific writer and a genre-crosser. She writes classic, epic, and historical fantasy, suspense, thrillers, and romance. Her book Song of the Fairy Queen was nominated by Top Shelf Magazine for a Best Indie Author Award.

She is also co-founder of the FB Indie Author Group, to help other writers with their work.

Happily married, she's companion to two dogs, four cats and an African clawed frog named Hopper who delights in tormenting the cats from his tank.

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Valerie Douglas Usually, it's pure inspiration, a daydream, one of those 'what if' questions. What if...a young woman was born with a kind of magic no one…moreUsually, it's pure inspiration, a daydream, one of those 'what if' questions. What if...a young woman was born with a kind of magic no one understands, or Fairies just a separate race, or what if a young woman was kidnapped and abused, turned into an assassin...
I loved The Mummy movies but felt bad for poor Anubis - the Egyptian God who was the escort to the dead. He was unfairly portrayed as a bad guy, whereas Set, the Egyptian God of Chaos who killed Osiris and chopped him up, actually was. That morphed into yet another set of stories...
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Song of the Fairy Queen

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