Exciting and Inspiring Reads for the Whole Family
“Farb has created story line, character development, humor, plot twists, incredible prose, and deep truths that are all phenomenal.”
– Petey (Goodreads)
“I love JRR Tolkien, CS Lewis, Lloyd Alexander, and now ML Farb.”
– John (Goodreads)
M.L. Farb is the author of exciting and inspiring novels for the whole family. Her writing has been compared to CS Lewis, Lloyd Alexander, and Shannon Hale. Each book has the delight of fantasy and the detailed research of historical fiction, with characters who are so believable and complex that the reader feels like they are friends (or enemies). Lush, lyrical prose combines with fast pacing to create an immersive experience. Each book addresses different difficult issues, relevant to today, and leaves the reader thinking. She is a Whitney Award finalist with global reviews from Australia, France, Great Britain, Greece, India, Spain, and the United States.
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The King Trials
Whitney Awards Nominees 2019 and 2020
“The writing style is smart and engaging. Brave young men, vivacious heroine. Vibrant world, exciting stakes!”
– H.S.J. Williams, author of Moonscript
“This could be one of my all time favorite series, right up there with Harry Potter and the Hunger Games!“
– Mari (Audible)
Hearth and Bard Tales
Enter a world of magic which weaves together folktales and historical fantasy. Each Hearth and Bard Tale is a stand alone fantasy based in a different part of the world. Each is rich with culture and authentic characters who will make you laugh, worry, and think deeply.
“It is an exquisite tale of hope and redemption.“
– Onlinebookclub review for Fourth Sister
“It can be difficult to find a story that can boast exciting adventure, true love, clever riddles, exceptional and believable character arc, as well as a complete lack of rudeness or depravity. “
– Melanie (Goodreads) review for Heartless Hette
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