Category: Snippets & Quotes

Excerpts from books written by Nia Markos, and everything related to her books. Here you will find trailer videos as well.

Excerpt from Venture by Nia Markos

On the ridge, high above the seashore, Elron waited, his eyes fastened on a small craft as it bobbed its way towards land. Breaking waves marked its advance, as it rapidly sped towards him. Every now and then it dropped out of sight when…

Excerpt from Venture by Nia Markos

“Dad, why are we so messed up? We have got to be the most dysfunctional family around.” Bet remarked. Asher laughed at her description. In more ways than one, she was right. Their family was messed up, but there was also a lot of…

Excerpt from Venture by Nia Markos

Was it less than three months ago my existence had altered? So much had happened, I was struggling to accept what my life had become. Living in fear of shadows, the constant, never-ending upheavals, made me long for my previous ignorance of what I…

Excerpt from Venture by Nia Markos

The stepping stone walkway was lined on both sides by blackthorn shrubs devoid of their white spring blossoms. Running along the right side of the house, the path traced its way along the driveway. The shrubs were trimmed to a height of three feet…

Excerpt from Venture by Nia Markos

The stale, humid air held a trace of sulfur. Breathing shallowly through my mouth to avoid the pungent odor, I felt the uneven rocky walls of the cave close in on me. I stood in the center of the dark, damp cavern, listening to…

Excerpt from Venture by Nia Markos

With everyone having their own mission to accomplish, Elron allowed the solitude he found himself in to settle over him. The others were off doing what they needed to do. When he finished there, depending on what he found, he would have to decide…

Excerpt from Elements by Nia Markos

I put my head down to his chest, the tears falling from my eyes. From behind me I heard a sharp intake of breath. I knew who it was before turning. Anguish like I had never known washed over me. Rising from the bed,…

Excerpt from Elements by Nia Markos

  Asher’s attention had shifted to the bookcases, scanning them for any books within sight. I was trying to assimilate all that had been said. My focus went to the book that sat in my lap, its importance coalescing. I opened the book to…