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A legendary sword. A magical legacy. A fated destiny.
Ever since I pulled a legendary sword of power from its enchanted stone, I went from being a poor college freshman to the first mortal-born recruit to join the ranks of the Sword of Avalon Academy.
You’d think being the first dragon heir to come along in over a thousand years would automatically give me a top spot at the best classes and field assignments at the academy.
But I’m up against other students who have been wielding magic their whole life.
Not to mention, the knights and wardens who lord their elite status over me as much as they can.
The school motto is wisdom is power…and I’m determined to learn all I can, even when I’m just polishing armor or mucking out stables. Especially since Otherworld monsters have broken through the Avalon mists and threaten my new home.
The Lady of the Lake chose me for a reason, and it’s time for me to live up to my legacy. Bring on the students that mock me and the monsters ready to rip me to shreds. I’ll face them all to prove I belong here.
My name is Artura Drake and I will prevail and survive my first year here, there’s no doubt about it. Even if I must face an entire demon horde by myself.
Hi, I’m Elle Cross, and I live in NYC with my husband and the imaginary dog that we will one day adopt. I have a massive makeup collection and I’m grateful that, as a freelance makeup artist, I can justify buying even more.
When I’m not playing with color or characters, I can usually be found in the nearest diner or bubble tea shop trying to take the perfect picture of my drink while my husband rolls his eyes.