The Dark Woods

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Charming: A Cinderella Prequel
Series: The Dark Woods, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,830. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Laura Briggs. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Part One of a Two-Part Series from The Dark Woods. Homely village boy Jode longs for adventure and greatness. He visits a witch who seemingly grants his wish – but for an unspoken price. From a pirate ship to the desert, from a mercenary to a monarch’s pawn, Jode-turned-Handsome-Jack faces adventures as varied as his namesake's tales in a quest to free himself from magic’s consequences.
Cindermaid: A Tale of Cinderella
Series: The Dark Woods, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,660. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Laura Briggs. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The sequel to Charming and the final part in the author's Cinderella re-telling. Picking up where its prequel left off, the story finds Elle's household sinking rapidly into madness, and Jack learning of a possible means of breaking Molly's curse and freeing himself of its consequences forever.
First Bite: The Wicked Queen's Tale
Series: The Dark Woods. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,360. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011 by Laura Briggs. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The third volume in The Dark Woods Series explores the sinister origins of one of the fairytale world’s most frightening villains–The Wicked Queen. Her quest for unmatched power and beauty seems unstoppable – unless the destiny of an innocent girl is something more than meets the eye.
Gingerbread House
Series: The Dark Woods. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011 by Laura Briggs. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Book four in the Dark Woods Series. Once upon a time, there traveled a poor opera company in Germany. With them was a brilliant young composer whose career was yet to be written by history…and a young soprano whose tragic past was forgotten even by her. A dark opera–a simple children’s tale–becomes a nightmare, driving the soprano to face her worst fear. Into the woods we go…
Thorns
Series: The Dark Woods. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,000. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Laura Briggs. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The Dark Woods’ retelling of Sleeping Beauty. Arthur thinks his visions of a mysterious corpse queen are pure madness. What else could explain the dark imaginings of an otherwise respectable gentleman in Regency society? Until fairies appear in human form, drawing magic doors to another place and time–and sweeping Arthur into a quest to fulfill an ancient prophecy that must conquer Death itself.
Glimmer
Series: The Dark Woods. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,710. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2019 by Laura Briggs. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales
Inspired by Hans Christian Anderson's beloved classic, Glimmer spins a tale of ice castles, snow armies, and the glimmer of truth that lies in human hearts and fairy tales alike.