Some of Karissa’s favorite things are coffee, chocolate, and superheroes, and she can quote Princess Bride verbatim. She loves to read and has a sweet tooth for speculative fiction. Sometimes her family convinces her to put down the books and take the motorcycles out for a spin, or they’ll haunt flea markets, searching for rusty scraps to reuse and re-purpose. Karissa lives in North Carolina with her kid, her husband, the occasional in-law, and a very hairy husky named Bonnie.
The Lord of Thunder’s sudden death leaves daughter Evelyn Stormbourne to rule Inselgrau. When revolutionaries attack, Evie conceals her identity and escapes under the protection of her father’s young horse master, Gideon. In order to survive and defeat her enemies, Evie must claim her divine heritage, and define what it means to be Heir of Thunder. [Teen & Young Adult, Epic Fantasy]
Evelyn Stormbourne looses her capacity to control storms. How will she now reclaim her throne? When a fearsome nemesis from her past reemerges, she embarks on a desperate quest to find the Fantazikes who once promised to help her master her divine abilities. If she fails, her enemy’s dark Magic will enslave her, forcing her to destroy everything and everyone she loves.