Today I got to interview Kendra E. Ardnek, author of the upcoming book, Water Princess, Fire Prince!
What was your favorite scene to write?
This book ended up with over 130,000 words, which made for a lot of fun scenes that I loved writing, so it's kinda hard for me to pick a favorite. I suppose, if I must, I really liked a scene in chapter 3 of part 3 where she's ascertaining his skills and . . . kinda showing off. It was fun to write.
Is this book connected to others you've written?
Pretty much all of my books are connected at some level or another. Of my published books, the short story Saffron's Big Plan has the most direct connection, but even that's difficult to explain at this moment. Although, there is an Bookania Easter Egg or two hidden in part 1 . . .
Where did you get the idea to write Water Princess, Fire Prince?
From the shower, oddly enough. I'd been looking for doors to Narnia for several weeks, when, while showering, the thought occurred to me that it'd be really neat if I closed my eyes, and when I opened them, I was standing under a waterfall, and was declared a Water Princess. I later moved her to a swimming pool, added a Fire Prince, and decided it was part of my Rizkaland legends. It grew from there.
When the Lady Dragon does come,
Hold fast, do not fear, do not run.
Your Water Princess will fight,
Fire Prince will set all to right.
Each shall come from a Fall,
Their union will save you all.
Despite the fact that she's on track for competing in the Olympics, and he's practically raised his younger brothers since they lost their mom in a car accident, Clara Mandras and Andrew Stevenson are pretty much normal teens. They have normal hopes, normal dreams, and they live in a normal world.
All this is torn away from them when they are thrust into another world and declared Water Princess and Fire Prince. With no experience ruling a country, meeting each other for the first time, and being expected to fight the Lady Dragon – an evil sorceress plaguing the world of Rizkaland – Clara and Andrew are underprepared and inexperienced. Unless they learn to work together despite their standing opposition, Rizkaland's hope will be lost.
What is to come will change their lives forever.
Kendra E. Ardnek loves fairy tales and twisting them in new and exciting ways. She's been practicing her skills on her dozen plus cousins and siblings for years, "Finish your story, Kendra", is frequently heard at family gatherings. Her sole life goal has always been to grow up and be an author of fantasy and children's tales that also glorify God and his Word. You can read more about her on her blog, knittedbygodsplan.blogspot.com.
Available for kindle preorder: $2.99 the 19th and 20th ONLY (regular price: $3.99)
Thanks so much for having me over!ReplyDelete
(Quick question, though - where is the cover?)
Oh, wow! I guess that's why I call myself thilly. :) The cover has been added now!Delete
You have done a great job on this article. It’s very readable and highly intelligent. You have even managed to make it understandable and easy to read. You have some real writing talent. Thank you. οικιακά φίλτρα νερούReplyDelete
This is a great inspiring article.I am pretty much pleased with your good work.You put really very helpful information. Keep it up. Keep blogging. Looking to reading your next post. tandem touring kayakReplyDelete
This is such a great resource that you are providing and you give it away for free. I love seeing blog that understand the value of providing a quality resource for free. StahlwandpoolReplyDelete
Water damage restoration service companies might seem like they are doing too much work and this can bother some people, yet puts others minds at ease, knowing that the job is going to be done right. It might seem like these professionals are doing more than they need to and maybe they are, but it would be better to remove and replace something that water damaged than leave it. water damage restoration chicagoReplyDelete
https://www.perthpoolfences.com.au/ Different elements incorporate house window, property edge fence and anything climbable, what kids can use to climb and bounce over the fence so as to get to the poollReplyDelete
Repairing water damage cleanup aspen co is a task by damage contractors that specialize in identifying, fixing and preventing damage caused by various water sources. However, finding the right contractor can be a pain. That is why you should make sure that you do your research well. Doing so will be helpful in discovering the most compatible team that can really provide high quality results.ReplyDelete
Water harm can be characterized mostly by its starting point. Generally, it very well may be followed from a releasing hose, a flood from the kitchen sink or the clothes washer, in-divider pipes that have separated, latrine stops up, rooftops that break, dividers that structure dampness from the inside and surprisingly normally happening marvels like flood, snow, or weighty downpours.mold removal near meReplyDelete
Plumber near me, Baltimore
This is my first visit to your web journal! We are a group of volunteers and new activities in the same specialty. Website gave us helpful data to work. Water DamageReplyDelete
Very good points you wrote here..Great stuff...I think you've made some truly interesting points.Keep up the good work. Smoke RemovalReplyDelete
The typical human being is all about 70% drinking water. A number of veggies include a level bigger percentage associated with drinking water. Visit WebsiteReplyDelete
All things considered, you should call an authorized waterproofing project worker to waterproof your home. EC FoundationsReplyDelete