Fantasy, science Fiction

Distant Time – a Traveller to the Past

Being a multi-genre author I wanted to have a go at time travelling since they make such good films and TV programmes. The first time travel programme I remember was called The Time Tunnel and even now I can see the twisting tunnel that took them to the other side. There have been many great… Continue reading Distant Time – a Traveller to the Past

Book, Children’s Stories, Crime, Dystopian, Fantasy, Historical, Horror, Post Apocolyptic, Romance, Thriller

Paperback Book Sale

The Magic of Stories is delighted to offer a selection of new pocket books for £5. As I am also giving free post and packing they are only available to UK customers. The links take you to eBay to complete your transaction. As there are so many paperbacks available, I wanted to make mine different.… Continue reading Paperback Book Sale

Articles, Book, Non-fiction, People, Romance

February is Birthday Month – almost everyday!

I am not very good at remembering what I had for dinner last week and I am utterly hopeless at maths and sometimes forget a name.The one thing I don't forget is birthdays and anniversaries. When I was in my late teens I bought a small birthday book and thought how good it would be… Continue reading February is Birthday Month – almost everyday!

Book

January’s 99 and Free books

The first of a monthly feature where I hope you find one (or two) to read enjoy. Please also consider leaving a review where you bought it. If you are an author and would like your book featured in February, use the contact form. When an obsessive admirer takes love to a whole new level,… Continue reading January’s 99 and Free books

Author Interview, Romance

Author Interview About a Book – Karen J Mossman

Karen J Mossman Description Kerry tries to protect her sister, but she can’t protect her mum or herself from Bill, her stepfather. He’s mean and volatile and likes to drink. When she meets Tommy, they fall in love, and she finds out his last girlfriend brought trouble to his nice normal family. Not wanting to… Continue reading Author Interview About a Book – Karen J Mossman

Anthologies, Book, Crime, Fantasy, Inspirational, Romance

Best Reads of 2020

Magic of Stories has finished 2020 and now telling you about the magic of stories read over the year with my favourite reads. According to Goodreads, I read a total of 50 books. A story is not a story without the details and I'll give you the outstanding moments for each of these. Chasing Daisy… Continue reading Best Reads of 2020

Anthologies, Book, Crime, Mystery, Paranormal

My 2020 Publishing Achievements

In October I participated one again in the Ghostly Rites anthologies. These come out every year and mine was based on a true story set in an office in1981. Terror in the Office, one of the stories in the publication is available as an ebook and a paperback on Amazon UK and Amazon US.Victory75 was… Continue reading My 2020 Publishing Achievements

Animals

National Day of the Horse

It was National Day of the Horse in November and I love horses. I have many happy memories of riding them in my youth. As I got older I stopped, and these days tend write them into stories. When I saw that it was horse day, I wrote a blog for our sister site recalling… Continue reading National Day of the Horse

Book, Children’s Stories, Crime, Dystopian, Erotica, Fantasy, Historical, Horror, Mystery, Psychological, Romance, science Fiction, Western

Something Different This Christmas

The Magic of Stories has recently started our own eBay Store. There are lots of books for sale on eBay, so what makes this a little different? They are mainly all pocketbook novellas that come with a personal letter from the author as well as a free bookmark.Prices are low and most of them, if… Continue reading Something Different This Christmas