I’m excited to welcome Marje Mallon here today to share her newest release Golden Healer The Curse of Time Book 2! I thoroughly enjoyed Bloodstone and Golden Healer. Click here for my review of Golden Healer: LINK
Dedicated to the one and only rollercoaster that I ever rode. It was in Portugal, and I was on holiday with my young family. I’ll never forget that day, I overcame my fears and rode a rollercoaster with the encouragement of my much-loved family, my husband, David, and daughters Natasha and Georgina. So, it’s time to ride another rollercoaster… I hope you will come along with me for this crazy ride! Let’s meet our fears together…
Golden Healer is The 2nd in The YA Paranormal Adventure Series – The Curse of Time.
I didn’t think my life could get any weirder, until the dreaded rollercoaster…
Amelina Scott’s destiny is to be a Krystallos: a magician of light, chosen to learn the ways of crystal magic on her 16th birthday. Located on a river pathway in a mysterious part of Cambridge, the Crystal Cottage is guarded by mythical beings.
Unfortunately, there are those who seek to harm this haven of light. Learning of Ryder – a Shadow Sorcerer with hypnotic powers – Amelina discovers that her own magic is now threatened, and that the Curse of Time might be unleashed again.
As secrets abound and the creatures of the Chronophage come alive, can Amelina become the true magician she needs to be?
A unique, imaginative mystery full of magic-wielding and dark elements, Bloodstone is a riveting adventure for anyone interested in fantasy, mythology or the world of the paranormal. NOTE: this book contains mention of self-harm, mental health issues and alludes to the potential dangers of sexual attraction, which may trigger younger/sensitive readers.
Genre: YA Paranormal Fantasy
Series name: The Curse of Time Book 2
Release Date 23 January 2022
Page Count 336 kindle
Buy Link: https://books2read.com/u/mgjY67
The Series is inspired by:
The Corpus Christi Chronophage clock on King’s Parade, Cambridge. Find out more here:
And Juniper Artland – artist Anya Gallaccio’s sculpture The Light pours out of Me. https://www.jupiterartland.org/art/anya-gallaccio-the-light-pours-out-of-me/
And the 2nd book Golden Healer mentions a popular old haunt of Cambridge which has since closed down – Clowns Cafe.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
My alter ego is MJ – Mary Jane from Spiderman. I love superheros!
M J Mallon was born in Lion city Singapore, a passionate Scorpio with the Chinese Zodiac sign of a lucky rabbit. She spent her early childhood in Hong Kong. During her teen years, she returned to her father’s childhood home, Edinburgh where she spent many happy years, entertained and enthralled by her parents’ vivid stories of living and working abroad. Perhaps it was during these formative years that her love of storytelling began bolstered by these two vivid raconteurs. She counts herself lucky to have travelled to many far-flung destinations and this early wanderlust has fuelled her present desire to emigrate abroad. Until that wondrous moment, it’s rumoured that she lives in the UK, in the Venice of Cambridge with her six-foot hunk of a rock god husband. Her two enchanting daughters have flown the nest but often return with a cheery smile.
Her motto is to Do what Your Heart Desires.
And her favourite genre to write is fantasy/magical realism because life should always be sprinkled with a liberal dash of extraordinarily imaginative magic!
Accolades: M J is a finalist in the Fantasy category of N. N. Light’s Book Award for her novel Bloodstone and a finalist in the International author. She has also contributed best-selling short stories to Dan Alatorre’s Box Under The Bed anthologies.
Winner of the Blogger’s bash blogging prize with her flash fiction piece The Queen’s Dress Down Day. https://mjmallon.com/2018/03/21/the-bloggers-bash-blog-post-competition-2018-the-queens-dress-down-day/
Winner of Carrot Ranch Flash Fiction Contest with her murderous piece: Mr. Blamey https://carrotranch.com/2017/12/19/winner-of-flash-fiction-contest-7/
Also By M J Mallon
Next Chapter Publishing
Bloodstone (The Curse of Time Book 1)
Mr Sagittarius (Poetry, prose and photography)
This Is Lockdown (Anthology/Compilation)
Lockdown Innit: Poems About Absurdity (Poetry Collection)
Writing Skills Anthology
100 Ways to Write A Book compiled by Alex Pearl: https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B09PHHC2YX/
Chasing Driftwood’s A Year of Writing Through Lockdown:
Short Stories in Anthologies:
Bestselling horror compilations
Nightmareland edited by Dan Alatorre
Scrabble Boy (short story)
Spellbound edited by Dan Alatorre
The Twisted Sisters (short story)
Wings & Fire edited by Dan Alatorre
The Great Pottoo (short story)
Buy Link Bloodstone (multiple platforms)
Next Chapter Publishing Author Page
Authors Bloggers Rainbow Support Club on Facebook
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Thank you so much Denise for featuring me today and for your review. Appreciate it so much. Sales seem to be going well. <3 x
Happy to have you visit today. I enjoyed your story 🙂 Yay for good sales.
It’s been lovely Denise and thank you again. x
I so love the book covers, Marje. Best of luck with your latest release! Thanks for sharing, Denise 💕🙂
Thank you Harmony, yes they did a grand job of the covers. 🙂
They are great covers that nicely tie into the story, Harmony. Thanks for dropping by!
Congratulations, Marge. Looks like a good read.
Many thanks Karen, the first book has been well received and hope the second will be too! Thanks to Denise for her review. 🙂
It was a fun and unique read, Karen 🙂
Congratulations, Marje. Thanks for hosting, Denise. I’m going over now to read your review.
Thanks Robbie, and for popping over to read Denise’s review. Always quite nerve wracking having a new book baby out!
Thanks, Robbie 🙂 I will also have the review here soon.
All the best to Marje with her newest.
Many thanks Craig. Appreciate your interest in popping over to find out more!
Thanks, Craig 🙂 Happy you stopped by!
I remember the first time I rode a roller coaster. I was petrified, but it was such a rush, I immediately got back in line. I’m not sure if I’d get on one today though, LOL.
This sounds like a great YA series. All the best to Marje with her latest release. The book covers are stunning!
Thanks for hosting, Denise!
I remember my first ride too, Mae! It was a huge rush after being terrified to go. Like you I got right back in line. I went on this same rollercoaster with my grandson…he talked me into it….lol. I had fun but didn’t get back in line this time.
Aren’t the covers great? They really draw the eye to them. Thanks for coming by;)
Thank you for your kind thoughts. I doubt I will ever go on one again Mae! I do admire ‘dare devils,’ and the like. My hubby and grown up kids are much more adventurous in that way. I keep my adventures for my books! Lol
What a busy, intricate cover. I had to study it! That, with the blurb–story sounds great!
The cover really pulls the eye to it, Jacqui, I agree. It’s a fun read 🙂
Ooh. This sounds intriguing. Thanks for sharing.
It is intriguing, Sandra 🙂 Happy to share xo
Thank you! Never a dull moment, lol.
This book sounds awesome! Congratulations Marje. Thanks for sharing Denise.
It’s a fun and unique series, Balroop:) Happy to share.
Thank you Denise. <3 x
Thank you so much Balroop, it is different. And I believe in a good way! 🙂
Many many congrats to Marje on the second Curse of Time book! Thanks for sharing the news, Denise. 🙂
Thank you so much Diana. <3
Very welcome, Marje. 🙂
I was happy to share the news, Diana! Thanks for stopping by 🙂
How wonderful, Denise! I have Bloodstone on my Kindle and want to read it first, but this entire series sounds amazing! Congrats to Marje!
Happy reading, Jan 🙂 Thanks for dropping by!
Thank you so much Jan. I hope you enjoy! X
Sounds like a powerful story, Denise. Thanks for sharing, and best wishes to MJ.
Those crystals add a lot of power to it. Thanks for stopping by, Staci 🙂
Thank you so much Staci. X
Along with an intriguing storyline, I love that cover.
Take special care.
It is very unique. I agree, it’s a great cover 🙂 xoxo
Thank you so much Sandra. So excited for this new book! 🙂
Congratulations on your new release of book 2, Marje! I look forward to have you. Thank you for hosting and review, Denise!
I was happy to host, Miriam. Thank you for stopping by 🙂
You’re welcome, Denise 😊
Thank you Miriam look forward to it
I’m thrilled with how the launch is going. 🙂
I love these covers- congrats on your new release, Marje!
They are really eye catching cover designs, aren’t they, Jacqui? Thanks for coming by 🙂
Thank you Jacquie. I’m thrilled with the covers. 🙂
Congratulations, Marje! All the best in the new release!
Thank you so much Mark, so kind of you. 🙂
Thanks for stopping by, Mark 🙂