Anna del C. Dye

Biography

Anna was born in the extreme South along some famous beaches. She grew up with four other siblings being placed in the middle. Her mother died when she was six and she found a new mother in her husband’s mother and loves her dearly. She accredits her mother-in-law with teaching her many things in life.
The green eyed, brown haired author moved north to marry her husband Rodney and has resided in Utah since then. Her husband, a native of Idaho, met her in her hometown. They fell in love and she came to Utah on Christmas Eve to be married two weeks later. They are the parents of three princes and a princess.
Early on in her life she showed an affinity for sewing and took classes that rewarded her with the opportunities of doing costuming for the cast of four musicals, which she enjoyed immensely. She is fluent in both English and Spanish and understands some Portuguese.
Some of Anna’s writing recognitions:
She received the Editor’s Choice Award from the International Library of Poetry and had her article entitled A New American Mother published by Desert Saints Magazine. Her short story entitled Amerine—Fairy Princess wan an award in the Oquirrh chapter contest and was published by Kalkion Magazine. Other articles about family and relationship have been published frequently in the MOMS CLUB® of Salt Lake Valley-West.

Where to find Anna del C. Dye online

Where to buy in print

Videos

The Elf and the Princess Teaser
Book Trailer of the Elf and the Princess. Contained the first art work for book one. Also the music and talent of George Tintura.

Trouble in the Elf City. Book two of The Silent Warrior Trilogy
Book Trailer. Included my family drawings by my friend Q.M. The music is courtesy of my friend Todd Durrant owner of "A Different Drum"

Series

A Royal Romance
YA, stand alone, clean medieval fantasy stories, involving royalty, intrigue and love.
Once Upon Two Kingdoms
Price: $2.99 USD.
Kingdom by the Sea
Price: $2.99 USD.
A Golden Princess
Price: $2.99 USD.
Dark Mirror Image
Price: $2.99 USD.
Magnolia's Choice
Price: $2.99 USD.
Her Prince Charming
Price: $2.99 USD.
The Other Santa
Helping others can make life during the Great Depression more tolerable.
A Christmas Miracle
Price: $2.99 USD.
Peace Towards Men
Price: $2.99 USD.
Upon A Midnight Clear
Price: $2.99 USD.
Elfin Race
Inspired by Tolkien, Anna's books about high elfs will guide the reader on an exciting trip through the lands and customs of this unique and enviable race.
The Elf and the Princess
Price: $2.99 USD.
Trouble in the Elf City
Price: $2.99 USD.
Elfs in a Conquered Realm
Price: $2.99 USD.
Curse of the Elfs
Price: $2.99 USD.
A Royal Elf of Abalon
Price: $2.99 USD.
Shahira & the Flying Elfs
Price: $2.99 USD.
The Silent Warrior Trilogy
inspired by the works of Tolkien, The Silent Warrior Trilogy explores the world of the High Elfs. The protagonist is an exceptional warrior who does not speak. He helps the elfs and humans in wars against orks and other formidable foes displaying astonishing skill with swords. The action, twists and turns, romance, and totally identifiable characters make this series one to please all age groups.
The Elf and the Princess
Price: $2.99 USD.
Trouble in the Elf City
Price: $2.99 USD.
Elfs in a Conquered Realm
Price: $2.99 USD.

Books

Gruesome Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2024 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Halloween Tales is compilation of nine illustrated light horror tales told in rhyming prose. They are wholesome fun for the whole family and a great addition for your camping trips.
A Distraught Maiden
Series: A Royal Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,730. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2024 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » General
A king who sent his chancellors to the dungeon for setting him up with a wife behind his back. A princess who puts her trust in the wrong friend—losing her past, present, and future. An old king who hides the treasures of his kingdom, leaving it in despair. A malady that can not only wipe out his whole royal bloodline, but also the whole kingdom. And fate that is hard at work trying to fix it all.
Witches Tale/Cuentos de Brujitas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2023 . Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween
A bilingual (English/Spanish) Halloween based children’s book with six short stories about witches. Un libro bilingüe para niños basado en el Día de los Muertos que contiene seis historietas de brujitas.
Halloween Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2023 . Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Horror, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween
Halloween Tales is compilation of nine illustrated light horror tales told in rhyming prose. They are wholesome fun for the whole family and a great addition for your camping trips.
The Angels Sing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2023 . Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Will this white Christmas bring Angels singing or a Silent night? Tragedy strikes billionaires Mario and Beth and the Santa projects may be the only thing that can help them. Scott and Angie's Santa’s project couldn’t start. An innocent mistake may make the children pay. Things aren’t always joyful in The Angels Sing and many things must happen before they can share a Merry day together.
The Princess' Pauper
Series: A Royal Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,330. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2023 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Princess Zinnia is a woman in a kingdom where she has power only if a man is by her side. She means to change this even if she has to die for it. Before she can, she has to find a man who will let her be queen and avoid the Vizier burying her. Kirill’s parents separated when he was five years old. At twenty years old, his kingdom is taken and his father killed without the prince seeing him.
An Enchanted Kingdom
Series: A Royal Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,070. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2022 . Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Not all men are created equal; don’t believe me? Ask the werewolves! Princess Angelic’s first love comes to her Father’s party. Then she wakes up alone in an enchanted forest where only small animals can get in. Robin wants to arrange for his wedding to the princess. However, no one can go out of or into her kingdom. On top of this bizarre situation, his princess is
Peace Towards Men
Series: The Other Santa. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Mario takes Angie, his daughter, out of Charleston to forget her beau’s sudden departure. On their way to Osage, they have an accident and meet the most interesting people in a small town which is suffering from the depression. Will Angie be able to recuperate from her broken heart and the injuries from the accident in time to aid their new friends before they succumb to want and despair?
Upon A Midnight Clear
Series: The Other Santa. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,890. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The new year brings bad news about Mario’s father and the prospects of meeting him for the first time makes Angie's heart turn cold. How can she refuse Mario her help? She considers herself strong, though, with her grandfather, the challenge may prove to be the hardest she has ever worked on. Will her grandfather tear her jolly life apart, or can she still have a chance for a merry life?
A Princess' Heartache
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General
When the princess of Velora visits Baren for the first time, she falls in love with Neilan, the prince. Neilan sees the essence of a beautiful princess and his heart wants to cherish her forever. However, no matter what he does to get close to her, she goes out of her way to let him know she isn’t interested. Can fate fix their misunderstanding? Or are they destined to be alone?
A Princess in Disguise
Series: A Royal Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,810. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
To save her love she must remain hidden…to save her kingdom she must reveal herself. Oleah has learned from books since infancy. Then fate sets her on a collision course with Anitolia’s plan to obtain absolute power. Anitolia is ruthless, so Oleah fears for Stephan who loves her unconditionally. However, Oleah will break his heart if she has to marry Anitolia's son.
Her Prince Charming
Series: A Royal Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,160. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Danger lurks as Stanislav seizes an opportunity to take the crown and the princess for himself. Caught between duty and freedom, Princess Alexandra has to chose to be free or marry Stanislav and let him take the crown from her. When Prince Christoffer offers a solution by marrying her…wouldn’t that mean another marriage without love? However, if she accepts, she will sentence him to death.
Magnolia's Choice
Series: A Royal Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,040. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Princess Magnolia refuses to be tied to her kingdom, Bellavista, at her father’s decree. One night, she took charge and escaped to Grayville, a neighboring kingdom. However, it’s one frightful escapade to the next until she met Robin, the knight in shining armor, and the kingdom which stole her heart years ago.
Dark Mirror Image
Series: A Royal Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,280. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General
Arianne liked King Keban the moment their eyes met. She is no longer so sure when her brother announces that Keban demanded to marry her, or he would attack Saldil. Who is this man with two faces? And why won’t he tell anyone that they are married? She will have to keep both eyes on this king and this most unusual arrangement.
A Christmas Miracle
Series: The Other Santa. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017 . Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Angie has traveled with her father/tutor to many towns affected by the recession. James, the reporter, has caught up with them and that isn't good. Lies and secrets are bound to be exposed by him, with a merry Ho, Ho or without one.
The Chancellor From Connier
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,010. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Ottin broke Sestina's heart long ago in exchange for a better future. Now, he has found her again and will stay, even if it means war between their kingdoms.
A Golden Princess
Series: A Royal Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,760. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Small for her age, Princess Nyala is determined to be noticed and someday rule with fairness and valor in Kaloma. After she awakens to a broken body, her father takes to his goblet and she steps into power at sixteen. Will Prince Nicolao still love her after the accident? Her heart is unsure and out of fear she keeps him away. Nearby kingdoms are ready to pounce. Can she confront it all?
Kingdom by the Sea
Series: A Royal Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,800. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General
A secret passageway conceals more than spider webs. The common belief in two kingdoms is that the Princess of Delmar, wants slaves. Even her fiancé loses his love for her, in commiseration with the slaves. When she discovers his betrayal with a slave girl it could be the end for all the slaves in Delmar. What will a princess, now the queen,do about the spies and political intrigue found in Delmar?
Emerine's Nightmare
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,770. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Emerine’s nightmare starts as his whole life changes and now all he does is run. His family lived at the edge of the forest until dark shadows killed them all. Now they and a magic tree want him. He has never seen such dark magic before. Emerine has to get to the heart of Red Forest, to the fairy people. Only then he will be safe. He has never heard of fairies before, will he be safe with them?
Shahira & the Flying Elfs
Series: Elfin Race. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,370. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Friendship should be forever… When a mad wizard wreaks havoc, can the elfs alone obtain victory against him? Save the eagle race? And the mankind caravan? See what awaits you in “Shahira & the Flying Elfs” the new epic fantasy novel by Anna del C. Dye. Written in the genre of J.R.R. Tolkien’s works and the Shanara series, this story is full of action, romance, and secrets.
A Royal Elf of Abalon
Series: Elfin Race. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,840. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The deep relationship between Amaria, the princess of Abalon and Marken, the chancellor’s son, comes to a halting stop after their kingdom is almost annihilated. However, death isn’t the only thing this battle brings. Elfs come to their rescue and, as a souvenir, take the princess home with them. Once again Anna has crafted an exciting new tale full of jealousy, betrayals, and death.
Curse of the Elfs
Series: Elfin Race. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,830. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The immortal elfin race is slowly, but surely dying. Their only hope lies in a servant of kings who must learn to love the elfs before he will attempt to save them. But no one, elf or mankind, has ever heard of this man. Can the healer be found before their race is gone forever? Inspired by Tolkien’s masterpiece, Anna del C. has created a brilliant medieval tale.
Elfs in a Conquered Realm
Series: The Silent Warrior Trilogy · Elfin Race. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,100. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Elfs in a Conquered Realm is the outstanding finale to The Silent Warrior Trilogy. Anna has answered all the open questions in the continuing saga of this beautiful race. A masterpiece of storytelling, The Silent Warrior Trilogy will leave you with a sense of peace, love, and great accomplishment and take you on a journey you will not soon forget.
Trouble in the Elf City
Series: The Silent Warrior Trilogy · Elfin Race. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,680. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
In the serene and beautiful city of the elfs, life has changed but little since Menarm was destroyed and the war ended. Three springs have passed and Adren, the last princess of Menarm, has settled into her new life. Suddenly the peaceful life in her new kingdom is challenged by enemies the elfs are unable to fight. Disaster seems imminent for their whole race. Will the Elfs be able to survive?
The Elf and the Princess
Series: The Silent Warrior Trilogy · Elfin Race. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,180. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Elf and the Princess is a brilliant tale of high adventure, true love and medieval-style warfare between elfs, orks, and mankind. Drawing inspiration from the myths and legends of Europe and from such writers as Tolkien, Anna del C. Dye spins a completely original tale that will leave the readers wanting more.
The Roilden Stones of Elf Mountain
Series: Elfin Race. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,370. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The Roilden Stones of Elf Mountain is the prequel, and final installment in Anna del C.’s elf series. Discover the Elfs, an eternal race who chose to live in a world of woes away from their motherland. Love them, feel their pain and their happiness in a land that will test the core of their beliefs and bravery. The Roilden Stones of Elf Mountain is alive with battles, heroism, action and romance.
Once Upon Two Kingdoms
Series: A Royal Romance. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,610. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General
Freedom to Choose is Paramount for any human An arrangement made when Elizabeth was just a babe ties her to someone she has never met, never spoken to, never loved. Now she desires freedom—a way to choose her own path—her own husband. The moment Elizabeth meets Patrick she knows he is her soul mate. But when you are bound to a crown how is any choice your own?

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