The Healer's Legacy

The Healer's Legacy

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ISBN-13: 9781938190025
Publisher: Brick Cave Media
Publication date: 03/18/2012
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 833,673
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Sharon moved to Arizona in 1981 after a four-year stint in the U.S. Navy where she learned electronics and traveled halfway around the world on the U.S.S. Jason, a repair ship and the first Naval vessel to take a contingency of women on a full six-month WestPac cruise. During her tour, she was the first enlisted female to stand shore patrol in the Philippines and, as the Saturday morning FM Rock Jock, served as the first female DJ to be heard on the Armed Forces Radio Station airwaves issuing from the island of Diego Garcia in the Indian Ocean.

Sharon Skinner holds an M.A. in Creative Writing. Her work has been published in a number of local, national and international publications. She previously served for eight years as the Executive Editor of Anthology magazine, a small press literary magazine published in Mesa, Arizona. Sharon is an active member of SCBWI (Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators) and serves as the Assistant Regional Advisor for SCBWI AZ. Sharon is published by Brick Cave Books

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The Healer's Legacy 4.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
RonaldTobin More than 1 year ago
THE HEALER'S LEGACY is a captivating fantasy novel. Kira, the main character, is very likable because she is believable. I saw her as a very principled, and very troubled, individual. How could she not be, with the Warlord Toril essentially chasing her to the very ends of the continent. Her companions are a wyvern and a moon cat, whom she is able to communicate with telepathically. When the story opens, she manages to escape from Toril's guards. She then crosses the continent, helping to heal a gnome child along the way (a very important event later), fights for her life with a rock troll in a vicious storm and ends up at Tem Hold. What happens then? Read the book and find out! I will say that the ending was most satisfactory and definitely left the door open to a sequel. That said, I thank Sharon Skinner for writing a novel I could lose myself in for awhile. I look forward to the stories that follow.
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StephanieCiofalo More than 1 year ago
Kira, a girl with strange powers and a mysterious heritage, flees her violent and powerful husband. Along the way, she makes new friends, new enemies, and the possibility of new love. But will her past catch up with her and destroy all she now holds dear or will she conquer her demons before it's too late? Told in an engaging, page-turning style, The Healer's Legacy is a must read for any fantasy fan. I can't wait for book two!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Wow! Great read from a new author! I couldn't put it down! When's the next one coming out? I really liked seeing a woman be strong and fighting for herself. My only complaint is I wanted it to be longer!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago