Vanessa Kings

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I was born in Rosario, Argentina. At the age of 10 I wrote my first fairy tale as a way to deal with a very painful earache. I found writing comforting and distracting. After that day, I continued writing every time I felt the need of leaving realty behind.

By the age of 18 I had around 120 pieces written, between fairy tales, poems, life’s reflections and other stories. I always wanted to publish my stories but never had the confidence to do it. After my son was born, my husband and my best friend gave me the confidence that I needed to start writing my first book.

I decided to start translating and eventually publish one of my favorite stories, hoping to bring the fantasy and imagination back to all those kids and young readers that would
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Vanessa Kings The place I live it's known for the tales about UFOs and a magical portal to another world named Erks, which is supposed to be in the middle of the mo…moreThe place I live it's known for the tales about UFOs and a magical portal to another world named Erks, which is supposed to be in the middle of the mountain (Uritorco). There is also a place where there is supposed to be fairies and gnomes, in fact, many of the attractions of the town have a gnome at the door and the local stores sell porcelain fairies and dream catchers.
Everyday when I open the door that leads to my back yard I see trees, lots of trees, and the mountains. It is not hard to get inspired in such place, besides the tales and legends that make the town internationally known, it is the perfect scenario for a fairy-tale.
However, when I wrote my first story, I lived in a big city, I didn't have trees or mountains to get inspired, only books and a great imagination.(less)
Vanessa Kings Just keep writing, dont stop to fix the details and format, just keep going, if you have an idea in the middle of the night, have your phone handy to …moreJust keep writing, dont stop to fix the details and format, just keep going, if you have an idea in the middle of the night, have your phone handy to take notes, and most important, write a book that you would love to read!(less)
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Chronicles of the Nocturnal Forest (Stories of the Fairy of my Dreams #1) (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
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Description: Melanie is living an ordinary, boring life when one night she is transported in her dreams to the Kingdom of Astebeth. Night after night, the fairy of her dreams will tell her the stories of the inhabitants of the Kingdom, its town, and the magical Nocturnal Forest nearby. A forest full of magical creatures where the impossible can happen. Soon, she comes to suspect that her dreams may not only be dreams after all. Follow her on her incredible journeys that will take her to magical places and beyond Earth itself to discover the magical secret of the Nocturnal Forest in the first part of The Fairy of my Dreams trilogy
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