Cheryl Carpinello

Biography

I love the Ancient and Medieval Worlds! As a retired English teacher, I hope to inspire young readers to read more through my Quest Books. Please follow me on this adventure. Hook up with me on Facebook (Author Cheryl Carpinello), Twitter, Pinterest, Goodreads, and Google.

Also please visit my other sites: Carpinello's Writing Pages where I interview childrens/MG/Tween/YA authors; and The Quest Books (www,advebturequestbooks.com) where I've teamed up with Fiona Ingram from South Africa and Wendy Leighton-Porter of England/France/Abu Dhabi to enable readers to find all of our Ancient and Medieval quest books in one place.

Find the award-winning The King's Ransom (Young Knights of the Round Table): https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/204894. A children's Arthurian adventure/mystery! 2014 Global eBook Gold Award Winner in Fiction-Juvenile, the Children's Literary Classics 2012 Silver Award recipient and Seal of Approval http://clcreviews.blogspot.com/2012/07/young-knights-of-round-table-kings.html

Find my first Arthurian tale here also: Guinevere: On the Eve of Legend. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/50290

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Books

BookElves Anthology Volume 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015 by Princelings Publications. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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Seven authors, seven new tales to twang your heartstrings and tickle your toes. Will the Christmas fairy be ready to grant your wishes? Will Shirley Link solve all the clues to her presents? And will Santa's reindeer, a lost and forlorn hero, and a man under the spell of a wicked witch find their way home during the bleak midwinter? Find out in this second anthology from the MG BookElves.
Sons of the Sphinx
Series: Tales from the Ancient Worlds, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
2014 Literary Classics Silver Medal Winner. Armed with what she considers her grandmother’s curse, 15-year-old Rosa agrees to help the ghost of King Tut find his lost queen Hesena. Though Hesena’s ba inhabits part of Rosa, finding the whole spirit of Hesena so that she and Tut can be together for the first time in over 3500 years proves to be a harder task than Rosa first thinks.
Tutankhamen Speaks
Series: The Quest Books · Companions to The Quest Books · Tales from the Ancient Worlds, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
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2016 Gold Award Winner for Historical Fiction from Global eBook Awards. Long ago the old texts of ancient Egypt alluded to scrolls in which King Tut spoke to the people from beyond the tomb. Many archaeologists put this down to an incorrect translation of the ancient Egyptian texts. But, Tutankhamen Speaks isn't a story about the lost scrolls. It's about Tutnakhamen's story.
King Arthur's Story from Guinevere: On the Eve of Legend
Series: The Quest Books · Companions to The Quest Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Arthurian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
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Many times, small stories are found in the material that an author must cut from a novel. This is the story behind King Arthur's visit to King Leodegrance and his daughter Guinevere found in the medieval Arthurian Legend children's book "Guinevere: On the Eve of Legend."
Guinevere: On the Eve of Legend
Series: The Quest Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Arthurian, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Medieval
Join 12-year-old Guinevere in her struggle to accept her destiny in Camelot. “Brings Guinevere to a new generation of readers...filled with enough Arthurian legend to keep young readers entertained”-Jenny Stees, elementary teacher. “Appealing new take on an old legend” Reader Views.

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