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Bank of Books Author Signing: J.C. Stevens
April 9 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Ventura, CA 93001 United States
Don’t miss Bank of Books’ author signing event with J.C. Stevens on Saturday, April 9 from 1-3pm!
“Dragon Lad Trilogy”
Sat. April 9th 1:00-3:00
Bank of Books
748 E. Main St.
Ventura, CA 93001
About Dragon Lad
Written and illustrated by J. C. Stevens, the Dragon Lad trilogy is a magical fantasy adventure series filled with dragons, witches, wizards, fairies and fun. The first book in the series, The Thirteenth Egg, introduces Dorg, a dragon who hatches tiny due to a magic curse, tries to end the curse, and discovers something amazing about himself. In Tale of the Talisman, the second book in the series, the hero has just one clue to unravel the secret of his past: the talisman his dragon mother wore when she laid the egg that contained him. In the third book, Wand of the Black Sphere, the hero and his human and dragon friends duel a shape-shifting sorceress who destroys nature in her obsession to regain a wand so powerful that the Roman Army wants it, too. According to Kirkus Reviews, “Stevens combines elements of real-life English history with a shape-shifting oriented adventure for middle-grade readers … that effortlessly informs as it entertains.”
About the Author
Author-illustrator J. C. Stevens began writing fiction, nonfiction and poetry at age five. As an adult, she served as a newspaper reporter, editor and teacher. The first book in her Dragon Lad illustrated children’s fantasy series, The Thirteenth Egg, debuted in 2015. The second, Tale of the Talisman, appeared in 2017, followed by Wand of the Black Sphere in 2019. Love of nature and personal transformation are themes in the series, which is for readers ages 10 and up. Stevens is currently working on projects for younger readers as well as a fourth Dragon Lad installment. To learn more, visit https://www.dragonseggbooks.