Michael G. Manning

Biography

Michael Manning, a practicing pharmacist, has been a fantasy and science-fiction reader for most of his life. He has dabbled in software design, fantasy art, and is an avid tree climber. He lives in Texas, with his stubborn wife, two kids, and a menagerie of fantastic creatures, including a moose-poodle, a vicious yorkie, and a giant prehistoric turtle.

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Books

Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,330. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Thomas, an orphan with no past and no memories of his early life, was born with a strange mark on his chest. Growing to manhood he will become a man of consequence and influence, yet the greatest gift he has to offer his people lies not in his power, but in his wisdom. As he strives to reach his potential he will discover that some foes are too strong to defeat with power alone.
Betrayer's Bane
Series: Embers of Illeniel. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,750. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Tyrion has been given a second chance to cast aside his obsession with vengeance and lead his children to a brighter future. But destiny has chosen Tyrion for a different path and given him the spark that will burn the world to ashes. Forgoing peace, he will reap a harvest of hatred, and no one will find safety in the purge of fire that he brings. Will anything be left to rise from the ash?
Centyr Dominance
Series: Champions of the Dawning Dragons. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,460. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Traveling to Dunbar to discover the fate of her vanished father, Moira must face the darker aspects of her power. Forced to fight a foe unlike anything seen before in Lothion, she will learn the reason for the warnings her mother’s shade gave her—why certain abilities should never be used and some lines never crossed—for some doors once opened, might never be closed again.
The Silent Tempest
Series: Embers of Illeniel. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,370. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Tyrion’s life had become quiet, but his past has returned to haunt him. The She'Har have discovered his children, and now they race to claim the rest of his offspring. Unable to bear his children being used as pawns in the arena, Tyrion makes a hard choice that will set him against everyone he cares for. Others’ love had made his children strong, but his hate would make them powerful.
Thornbear
Series: Champions of the Dawning Dragons. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,810. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Gram lives in the shadow cast by his father, the late-Dorian Thornbear. Struggling to find his place in a world where men of might and main no longer seem necessary, he must make his own mark. Within Castle Cameron, Gram faces both love and tragedy. His choices will define him and serve to remind others of his family’s legacy, and the reason only a fool threatens those a Thornbear protects.
The Mountains Rise
Series: Embers of Illeniel. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 131,490. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
From the ancient past, comes the tale of the first wizard of Illeniel. Daniel lived simply, until his power awakened. He finds himself hunted by the servants of the forest gods. Daniel will uncover the secrets of the deep woods and those who live there, a civilization created from the grave of an older one. What he discovers will light a vengeful flame within him, consuming everything he touches.
Mageborn: The Final Redemption
Series: Mageborn, Book 5. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 168,050. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Mordecai battles to control the malevolent magic that has consumed him as he searches for some way to turn his destructive new powers against the Dark Gods themselves.
Mageborn: The God-Stone War (Book 4)
Series: Mageborn, Book 4. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 147,610. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Seven years have passed since Mordecai’s battle with Celior. In that time his control has improved and he has envisioned a use for the God-Stone, but the gods want vengeance. The secrets of the past threaten the future of his kingdom, unless Mordecai can discover the meaning of ‘Illeniel’s Doom’. How far will a desperate wizard go to protect his children… or will his efforts damn them all?
Mageborn: The Blacksmith's Son
Series: Mageborn, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,690. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00)
Mordecai’s journey to master magic draws him into an ancient battle for the future of humanity. This book marks the beginning of an exciting new series.
Mageborn: The Archmage Unbound
Series: Mageborn, Book 3. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 148,760. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The third book in the ever popular Mageborn series continues the story as Mordecai confronts new challenges and learns that the world is never as simple as it appears.
Mageborn: The Line of Illeniel
Series: Mageborn, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 128,390. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00)
The second book in the Mageborn series takes us on an ever greater exploration of the kingdom of Lothion and the history of magic. Caught between politics and an ancient evil Mordecai struggles to protect the people that now rely on him.

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adventure    archmage    blacksmith    cleric    dark    demon    epic    fantasy    mage    mageborn    magic    paladin    rune    sorcery    sword    thornbear    wizard