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The Five Furies of Heaven

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Fighting the insect hordes of a malevolent God isnt easy when youre a young man with no special talents.

And its even harder when a Goddess makes your friends older and stronger but gives you nothing.

While searching an old temple Kilek and his friends stumble across the Goddess Avendria who transforms them into heroes all grown up, with weapons, magic, and skills.

Paperback, 372 pages
Published January 31st 2020 by Close-Up Books
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As Kilek and his friends searched the old temple, Kilek was reminded of the horrible insect theyd seen on their way to the temple. As they wound their way well below where theyd been before, each was confronted by the Goddess Avendria and given a task which seemed far too difficult for the five friends. But Kilek was astounded to see his friends both older and stronger adults but still youngsters as he was. What was Kileks special gift? He was sure hed been forgotten

After the horror they
Ashley Capes
Feb 11, 2020 marked it as to-read  ·  (Review from the author)
Ebook Available Now!

Hi again, you can now find a copy of The Five Furies of Heaven at most retailers in ebook form - just click here to choose a store!

Over the next week or so the print edition will be available too :)

Due Feb 2020

Getting closer now, folks!

This novel is one I've tried to make into very much a 'classic' fantasy with coming of age aspects and other familiar things, like dragons for one - or at least, first hints of them :D

Somewhat jokingly, I describe this as a cross between
Mar 23, 2020 rated it it was amazing
A war amongst the Gods ends up being fought by their human chosen as usual! Avendria, the Goddess chose five young people to fight her war against her enemy Javotech, the God who controlled insects, reptiles and other monstrous creatures. Avendria gave her young group of heroes special powers, but she gave Kilek nothing. A war was brewing, the Westerners, the Minjao were taking people from the villages including their families to fight their war and an insect horde was helping them out. Kilek ...more
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Ashley is a poet, novelist and teacher living in Australia.

He teaches English, Media and Music Production, has played in a metal band, worked in an art gallery and slaved away at music retail. Aside from reading and writing, Ashley loves volleyball and Studio Ghibli and Magnum PI, easily one of the greatest television shows ever made.

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