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  • Fire of the Forebears

    Primary Genre: Fantasy Word Count: 170,000 Beta Readers: 0

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    Fires of hope reflect in bared fangs and sharpened steel.

    ***Hey everybody, I know this might be a long shot with my wordcount, but I just learned about this app on Jenna Moreci's channel and I'm so excited to find a new group of beta readers! What I think...

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    Fires of hope reflect in bared fangs and sharpened steel.

    ***Hey everybody, I know this might be a long shot with my wordcount, but I just learned about this app on Jenna Moreci's channel and I'm so excited to find a new group of beta readers! What I think I'm offering is a story ready to start the self-publishing process. I'd love any and all feedback, and especially your thoughts from a reader's perspective.***

    Kura’s family awaits the return of a prophesied savior, but she believes in surer things: the sword in her hand, and her role as a secret rebel informant. A deserter’s daughter, she’s spent her life on the lam, fighting to survive in the Wynshire Waste—a desolate forest renounced by human civilization and overrun with talking animals. She sees the king’s demise as their means to safer territories, until soldiers catch wind of her sedition and condemn her family to death.

    Triston, crown prince, is a loyal soldier under his king’s command—an onerous job. The people have never been content with his father’s regime, and the ongoing draft furthers their resentment. Seeking to quell unrest, Triston joins his mentor on an expedition to rid the Waste of its derelict refugees and end the rebellion for good. He intends only to arrest and prosecute, but this attempt at compromise still leads to bloodshed, that of his men.

    To save her family, Kura crosses and befriends centaurs, rebel factions, and devotees of ancient, elemental magic—as, thanks to her stolen sword, they mistake her for that prophesied savior. Triston dutifully pursues Kura, the rebel who escaped him, but remains lost between his father’s guidance and his mentor’s advice. To follow one is to deny the other, and both require he betray himself. As their paths collide, Kura struggles with whether she should live a lie and fulfill a prophecy she doesn’t believe in, while Triston strives to prevent a war where both sides hold his sympathies—and want his head.

  • Canticles Of Hart and Hound -Prologue (3rd Draft)

    Primary Genre: Fantasy Word Count: 4,900 Beta Readers: 1

    Two hundred years have passed since the Last Wars. The humans of the small island of Alt Insel have placed the elven lords of Adleveld beneath their heel and taken their green lands for their own gain. Skirmishes continue to rage along the unmapped Frontier, but the rebel forces have...

    Two hundred years have passed since the Last Wars. The humans of the small island of Alt Insel have placed the elven lords of Adleveld beneath their heel and taken their green lands for their own gain. Skirmishes continue to rage along the unmapped Frontier, but the rebel forces have found little success in pushing back the righteous forces of the Goddess Hollee and Her Good Fellows.
    Johanna Schafer, raised by her father’s fearful hand in a backwater town, will travel to the city to join a mysterious organization known as the ‘Nachtigallen’.
    Sworn to protect the burgeoning towns in the primeval wilderness, the Nachtigallen are sent to silence ancient relics that have been abandoned by their elven masters.

    (Gothic Fantasy/Horror)

    What I’m looking for feedback on:
    -Overall story (Are you interested in seeing more/Is the concept easy to follow?)
    -Characters
    -Writing/tone

    All constructive criticism is welcome, just wanting to get some eyes on this! Thank you.

  • Origin and Earth (Full)

    Primary Genre: Science fiction Word Count: 140,000 Beta Readers: 0

    Series title is The Orris Project, this is the first book, Origin and Earth. The story follows the protagonist, Garrett Rhodes, who is an Envoy for the long-dead planet Osa. His is tasked with sending volunteers from five planets to an Intergalactic ship called Orris. The story follows his time...

    Series title is The Orris Project, this is the first book, Origin and Earth. The story follows the protagonist, Garrett Rhodes, who is an Envoy for the long-dead planet Osa. His is tasked with sending volunteers from five planets to an Intergalactic ship called Orris. The story follows his time on Earth, his fifth planet, as well as his Origin on Osa.
    I'm looking for general feedback. I'm about to send this version to an editor to clean up the writing. This is my first novel, but I have already written the rough draft for book two.

  • 1000 nights to freedom part 2

    Primary Genre: Fantasy Word Count: 16,000 Beta Readers: 1

    chapter 8 to chapter 15

    this follows the Selati Clan at the beginning of their formation as they put their heads together to uncover the secrets of the imperial city and rebellion. however, they get tangled up in unexpected circumstance that put a halt to them attaining their freedom.

  • The Highest Bounty: A Starfinder Story

    Primary Genre: Science fiction Word Count: 13,700 Beta Readers: 2

    This is an ongoing story and I want feedback on how it comes off to readers so far. I'd like to see if it catches your attention, where if it does, and anyway I can improve it. This is a passion project of mine, so I want to make it...

    This is an ongoing story and I want feedback on how it comes off to readers so far. I'd like to see if it catches your attention, where if it does, and anyway I can improve it. This is a passion project of mine, so I want to make it the best possible.
    Thank you and happy reading!

  • Phoenix King

    Primary Genre: Fantasy Word Count: 5,570 Beta Readers: 0

    Hello,
    Phoenix King is a dark fantasy, and anime/Arthurian themed story.
    This is the sequel to Curse of the Shadow King.
    If you'd like a free eBook copy of book one, DM me (IG) Author_Joseph_Harkreader
    If you enjoy well written/lovable characters, and tons of mythology and magic ~ this is...

    Hello,
    Phoenix King is a dark fantasy, and anime/Arthurian themed story.
    This is the sequel to Curse of the Shadow King.
    If you'd like a free eBook copy of book one, DM me (IG) Author_Joseph_Harkreader
    If you enjoy well written/lovable characters, and tons of mythology and magic ~ this is for you!
    I'm looking for feedback on pacing, dialogue and the flow of action/magic.
    What do you like?
    What don't you like?
    Is there anything confusing?

  • The signing (plz help ) beginning give me some good ideas, for a way to train.

    Primary Genre: Science fiction Word Count: 17,561 Beta Readers: 2

    Hi, I'm trying to write a dystopian kind of novel. I'm currently feeling jumbled and unsure. I really like how the book is in the end but I've been struggling with writing the start, I only have a few chapters in right now and just wanted to throw it out...

    Hi, I'm trying to write a dystopian kind of novel. I'm currently feeling jumbled and unsure. I really like how the book is in the end but I've been struggling with writing the start, I only have a few chapters in right now and just wanted to throw it out there for anyone to read. Please give me some amazing suggestions and routes. I really am struggling with getting this in the same tone as the beginning chapters (1.2) and making it grow. Also I know my grammar is bad, just in the very beginning stages.
    Im having issues with maybe introducing characters, and also feel its to short. I have planned out the middle to end and like the direction but will keep it updated as i go.

  • Everything is Red in Space

    Primary Genre: Science fiction Word Count: 18,600 Beta Readers: 0

    Murphy is an astronaut who spent billions of years in isolation after all people on Earth died to a plague. They recollect their identity by retelling their stories with Hal and with the people they loved.

  • Prologue- 1000 nights to freedom

    Primary Genre: Fantasy Word Count: 2,000 Beta Readers: 1

    introduction to two of the secondary characters of the book. Levi and Rafiwa in a train accident that turn out to be a twist in fate.

  • 1000 nights to freedom

    Primary Genre: Fantasy Word Count: 16,000 Beta Readers: 2

    The first eight chapter of the book.
    It follows the main protagonist Anok, in her journey to recruit clansmen, whom she previously scouted as potential candidates, in their endevours to uncover the truth of the world they live in which has been insued in war, division and poverty. each aspects...

    The first eight chapter of the book.
    It follows the main protagonist Anok, in her journey to recruit clansmen, whom she previously scouted as potential candidates, in their endevours to uncover the truth of the world they live in which has been insued in war, division and poverty. each aspects that the main five characters have personally suffered from and want to escape thus attaining freedom.