Kyra Halland

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Kyra Halland has always loved fantasy. She has also always loved a good love story. She combines those two loves by writing the kinds of romantic fantasy novels she loves to read, tales of magical worlds where complicated, honorable heroes and strong, smart, feminine heroines work together to save their world - or their own small corner of it - and each other.

Kyra Halland lives in southern Arizona. She's a wife, mom and mom-in-law, proud grandma, and devoted servant to three cats.

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Kyra Halland I set out to write a fantasy set in a world like the Wild West (just because I thought it would be cool, and the two genres, fantasy and western, seem…moreI set out to write a fantasy set in a world like the Wild West (just because I thought it would be cool, and the two genres, fantasy and western, seem made to go together) with a main character, Silas, who's a wizard who is also a bounty hunter. Who would a bounty-hunting wizard hunt? Outlaw wizards! Specifically, wizards who rebel against the rules and expectations of wizard society in the "civilized" land. As an added dimension to his character, I also decided to make him less concerned about enforcing wizard laws and more concerned about protecting the non-magical settlers on the frontier from those renegade wizards, who are only out for themselves. Of course, these ideas about protecting non-magical folks and promoting equality and freedom for them put him on the wrong side of the law, so now he's a renegade as well.(less)
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New Covers for Beneath the Canyons and Bad Hunting!

Seven years ago, I was very excited to commission my first custom illustrated cover art, for the Daughter of the Wildings series. My artist, Mominur Rahman, did a fantastic job and I still love those covers even though at the time I hadn't learned very much about what makes a really effective, genre-appropriate cover image for romantic high/epic fantasy.

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KathyAnne Hi Kyra! Thanks for the friendvite... :)


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Sam Austin Hi Kyra. Thanks for the friend request.


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Mina Khan Hi Kyra!

Nice to meet you :) I'm new in the the Paranormal, Fantasy, Dystopia, and Romance Writers and Reviewers Group and still trying to figure my way around.

I love Carol Berg's stories too! Looking forward to bookish discussions!

Best wishes,

Mina


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J.M. Rankin Hi Kyra,

Thanks for the friend request :)

Best wishes
Jacqui


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Tara Thanks for the friend request!


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Ash Krafton Nice to meet you, Kyra!

you have great taste in books


Kristin Me too Kyra. Thanks for the friend request. :)


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Kyra Halland R. wrote: "Kyra I read your profile. You say "crazy cat lady" like its a bad thing. You only have two...I now have sixteen. Oh...and I prefer the term "Certifiable Feline Femme fatale." :D

Thanks for adding ..."


lol! something to aspire to :D

nice to meet you :)


Roxanna Rose Kyra I read your profile. You say "crazy cat lady" like its a bad thing. You only have two...I now have sixteen. Oh...and I prefer the term "Certifiable Feline Femme fatale." :D

Thanks for adding me as a friend.


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Kyra Halland you're welcome! nice to meet you ^.^


Dark Phreak Arts Thanks for friend request!! ^^


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