“First Earth is a unique fantasy tale mixed with the right ingredients of intrigue and adventure. The colorful world-building and lovable characters make it a thoroughly enjoyable read.” – Michael Jensen bestselling author of Woven.
“Wow!! Agnes is not your typical hero, as a burn victim and dealing with all the struggles, emotionally and physically, that come along with that. She is so real and dynamic! First Earth was such a delightful read, full of action, friendship, and magic. It’s the perfect recipe for an epic adventure!” – Kristal Thompson avid fantasy reader, youth theater instructor
“Agnes’ journey not only kept me turning pages, but pulled me into the journey of self-discovery right along with her. A must-read for youth and adult” – Seth Hansen elementary Principal
Agnes Ann Cavanaugh was always different from the other girls. Not just because of her scars, or the nerve damage to her legs… She can sense when people are lying, just by looking at them. And she can read almost any language, even ones she doesn’t speak.
Things get even stranger when Agnes interns with a professor of ancient texts. She is assigned to translate an ancient tablet, written in a dead. But before she can decipher its mysterious markings, a horde of monsters and a librarian with a ghostly aura attack from the shadows!
Rescued by an old man named Temnon, and his shapeshifting cat, Agnes is whisked away to a magical world known as First Earth. Lost and afraid, the teenage girl is thrust into a magical conflict, centuries in the making. But as the forces of good and evil clash, she discovers a darker power lurking behind the scenes, manipulating events for its own fiendish desires to steal her magic.
Can Agnes find the strength to summon her inner light, and defeat this demonic entity once and for all? Or will both earths fall before it’s terrifying power…
Journey to a world of strange creatures, heart-racing adventure, and wondrous magic. Fans of J.A. Andrews and Lucia Ashta and Brigid Kemmerer will love this coming of age fantasy series.