Mabel Cowie

Biography

Mabel D. F. Cowie was born and raised in Cowdenbeath near Edinburgh, Scotland, and it's her homeland that continues to inspire much of her stories. After graduating from Brigham Young University, she now lives in Washington State with her husband and three children. Mabel picked up the habit of storytelling from her father, who would weave yarns as they went for walks throughout the highlands and lowlands of Scotland. 'Neath Ancient Ruins Lie began as a bedtime story for her two daughters, but it grew in the telling into a series of three books.

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Prophecies
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Series: 'Neath Ancient Ruins Lie, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 140,120. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Elgol’s world holds mysteries, but none as mysterious as Arran herself. Arran has arrived in Ormiscaig, where she faces her destiny. She must destroy the Dalheian sent by Arguth to ruin both worlds. Helped by the wood nebs, fairies, and merfolk, the battle starts with the dangerous ater. The ghostly kings of Scotland also join Arran to search through time and prophecies to avert impending doom.
Awakenings
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Series: 'Neath Ancient Ruins Lie, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,340. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Arran’s life as a servant in a Scottish castle turns inside out when a stranger appears in the dungeon. The beguiling Elgol mysteriously arrives from a parallel world in peril, and so the staff rallies to search for clues that will return Elgol home. Their adventures reveal not only the stories buried long in the castle’s walls, but also the nature of Elgol and of Arran herself. (2012, 2nd UK Ed.)

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castle    fairies    fantasy    ghosts    mermaids    mystery    scotland