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How wonderful to have an excerpt of my novel performed by Esther Thibault. Great job everyone at Novel Writing Festival. BUY on Amazon Performed by Esther Thibault ****** Producer: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Director: Kierston Drier Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editor: Kimberly Villarruel Camera Op: Mary Cox via Novel Transcript Reading of ELEMENTS: BOOK ONE By Nia Markos — Novel Writing Festival
In the year 1961, after 43 years of attempting reconciliation between the multitudes of known preternatural beings, Queen Eliana of the Sidhes, a race of faeries few were familiar with, hosted a lavish banquet where she received the delegates representing most of her invitees. Missing from the event, however, were the emissaries for the vampires and werewolves. Disappointed by their absence, she was heartened however to see the other races had accepted her invitation.
I was born the 24th of May in the year 270 A.D., into a world that was besieged and under constant threat by barbarians known to us as Goths. The city-state of Athens, the largest city nearest to our lands, had been sacked just three years before my birth.