Melissa Davis

Biography

Born in Southern Illinois, Melissa Davis fell in love with reading from an early age, so much so that she started writing when she was in the second grade. From poetry, to short stories, she has a love for it all. When she was in high school she attended Illinois Summer School for the Arts at Illinois State University, which lead her to attend the university. After graduating with a Bachelors in Education, Melissa taught for several years until her children were born, allowing her to fulfill two dreams at once: motherhood and penning her first books.

Books

Thunder IV: Tusker
Series: Thunder: An Elephant's Journey. Pre-release—available May 14, 2018. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,240. Language: English. Published by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Thunder and Razor are on a rescue mission, and time isn’t on their side. And when a young gifted boy, Jabari, drops from the trees wanting to help, Thunder is unsure what to trust, instinct or his heart. He could use the boy’s help, but uprights got them into this mess in the first place….
Call of the Phoenix
Series: The Destined Guardian Series. Pre-release—available February 12, 2018. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,360. Language: English. Published by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When fourteen-year-old Seraphina Miles is sent to live with her estranged archaeologist father, she has no idea she would be in for the adventure of a lifetime. When she finds a strange amulet hidden in the ruins of Machu Picchu, her boring summer is suddenly filled with a magic beyond her dreams.
Rocket Hound
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,730. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
When the pups sneak off to find the race track, Rocket has no other choice but to follow after them. After he finds himself back at the track, he must run the race of his life to bring the pups back home safely and save the other retired greyhounds from a gruesome fate. Can one old dog bring them all home?
Kona: A Dolphin's Quest
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,910. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Will one girl’s love for a dolphin be enough to return her friend to the sea? When Kona was stolen from the only home she knows, she finds herself trapped inside four walls for the first time in her life.
Thunder III: Hope Haven
Series: Thunder: An Elephant's Journey. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Thunder is on the ultimate quest to fulfill his destiny. Tasked with finding Hope Haven, Thunder sets out to discover the mystery of Hope Haven with his friends Razor, a solitary lion; Dash, a spotted genet; and Archie, a black banded monitor lizard. When they discover that Hope Haven is a sanctuary for abandoned and injured animals, Thunder stumbles upon more than he bargained for.
Shattered Dreams
Series: Spirited. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,210. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Life was never boring for someone as spirited as Abby. The troubled teen was starting to find comfort in the spirits that followed her around. Now that she had started to understand her abilities, Abby was more comfortable in her own skin. With new friends and a new school for teenagers like herself, Abby’s life was quickly changing.
Darwin: A Tortoise's Wish
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Darwin, a Galapagos tortoise, was a tender-hearted romantic who saw the world as a wonderful place filled with love and laughter. The moment he laid eyes on Anima, he was infatuated with her beauty and grace. Even though he was very young, his heart told him that she was his one and only true love.
Thunder II: Footprints in the Sand
Series: Thunder: An Elephant's Journey. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
A search for adventure may get Thunder more than he bargains for. He never expects to find himself alone again, but the footprints left by his mother will be his guide to healing and finding his way.
Seed Krackers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,120. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Up, up, and away! Pani and Omo are off to a new adventure to seek out new life forms and most importantly, new food. When the starving pelican and seagull discover a colony of seed krackers, they had no idea how much their life would change. If they had not stopped on the small seed kracker island, they would never meet the amazing Cloud Dancer, Marama.
Haunted Echoes
Series: Spirited. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
“Watch out!” Like a whisper on the wind, the warning seemed to circle around her. Abby turned to the sound, but as usual, nothing was there. Would it be too much to ask for just one place in the world where everything invisible could either be seen or completely unable to reach her?
The Legend of Secret Pass
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,640. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Media Tie-In
A boy must face his fears to become a legend… If his family had told him that he would one day be a legendary guardian of Secret Pass, Manu would have laughed in their faces. Guardian, ha!

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