Mindy’s traditional fantasy novels are set in far-away lands during times long ago.
The Darkbeast Chronicles consist of Rebel Flight [Buy now!] and Rebel Lost [Buy now!]. The novels tell the story of Keara, a twelve-year-old girl who rebels against the religion of her people. Keara refuses to sacrifice Caw, the scapegoat raven darkbeast she’s been magically bonded to since she was twelve days old. Fleeing her village home with Caw, Keara joins a traveling troupe of actors. But Inquisitors stalk the Great Road, determined to bring heretics to salvation. In the vast world beyond their bucolic home, Keara and Caw must distinguish ally from enemy — with their lives hanging in the balance.
The Glasswrights Series consists of The Glasswrights’ Apprentice [Buy now!], The Glasswrights’ Progress [Buy now!], The Glasswrights’ Journeyman [Buy now!], The Glasswrights’ Test [Buy now!], and The Glasswrights’ Master [Buy now!]. The novels tell the story of Rani Trader, a merchant girl who witnesses an assassination and is accused of being the killer. Even after she brings the true murderer to justice, she struggles to find her place in her highly caste-bound, religious society. Along the way, she finds close friends, false loves, and one true romance.
In Season of Sacrifice [Buy now!], hapless twins, Reade and Maida, are kidnapped from their fishing village so they can play a dangerous part in a religious ritual. Priestess Alana Woodsinger attempts to rescue them are hampered by her inexperience and the twins’ reluctance to be saved.