The debut release in the Quests of Shadowind series, Quests of Shadowind: Sky Shifter has garnered high praise:
About Quests of Shadowind: Sky Shifter: Logan and Mindy Oakes wake up to discover that everything has changed. Wrong beds, wrong clothes, wrong house—and worst of all, their parents are missing. When they venture outside, Logan and Mindy run into a friend whose parents are also gone. In fact, all of the grownups in town have inexplicably vanished. Then, along comes a spider…a giant, monstrous, mechanical horror.
That’s the least of the nightmares that will befall this brother and sister in Shadowind, a dangerous, otherworldly dimension inhabited by ghostly creatures, cyborg animals and virtual humans. In Shadowind, anything is possible—including being downloaded into a cryptic, evil role-playing game.
In order to survive, Logan and Mindy must band together with other kids determined to find a way back to the life they knew and loved. Ultimately, they must battle a sinister cyber-lord for the Staff of the Sky Shifter, a powerful weapon that could destroy the universe. But could it also be the key to getting back home?
Adventure, science and fantasy intersect in Quests of Shadowind: Sky Shifter, an intelligent and intriguing tale. A smart and suspenseful story, Quests of Shadowind: Sky Shifter captures the imagination with its clever plot, mesmerizing storyline, and charming characters. Much more than pure entertainment, Quests of Shadowind: Sky Shifter also includes important moral lessons interwoven throughout the narrative.
Fun and funny, engaging and entertaining, Quests of Shadowind: Sky Shifter heralds the beginning of a phenomenal new young adult book series that fuses fantasy and science fiction. A book that resonates with both young adults and adults, Quests of Shadowind: Sky Shifter is enchanting.
L.A. Miller began writing stories when he was nine and draws on his background in classical literature, science fiction, astronomy and technology in his writing. He enjoys sports, creating music, working on computers, and games. Born in Texas, L.A. grew up in the Milwaukee area, where he lived for over 25 years. He now lives in Las Cruces, New Mexico, with his wife of 30+ years, and shares his home with two dogs from the local shelter. For more information, please visit: www.questsofshadowind.com