About the Book
“I just finished the book and am absolutely incredulous at how captivating the story is.”
-Larry Winget, New York Times bestselling author of Your Kids Are Your Own Fault
Elizabeth Hazel is desperate for a different life. Everything about her teenage existence – her imperfect body, her smoking, a lame summer job, and her annoying brother – makes each day more depressing than the last. But everything changes when a mysterious stranger reveals a link between her upcoming eighteenth birthday and an ancient legend known as The Day of Desires.
With the prophecy proven true, Elizabeth is thrust into a strange new world where dragons rule the skies, terrible monsters abound, and magic shimmers in dark places. Aided by a dashing admirer, she must face her biggest fears in order to return home. Will she find the courage to overcome these challenges, or will fear devour her whole?
While the book is full of mystery, monsters, fear, and vulnerability, it recognizes the common pressures of being a teenager and delivers valuable lessons about how to reclaim one’s inner confidence and joy. Writing the tale of Elizabeth Hazel is Katie’s way of sharing wisdom with an audience who is more likely to absorb fantasy and a good story over a self-help book.
She intends to use the book as a means to connect with and improve the lives of young adults. Parents will be pleased with the message of the novel and teen readers will love the fast-paced energy of the story.
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Meet Katie Humphrey
I’m excited you’re here. You know why? Because we’ve got some exciting adventures planned for you! One of which is my newly released, adventure-filled YA novel with a purpose-based message, Elizabeth Hazel and The Day of Desires (Aperture Press), coming soon to a bookshelf near you.
If you’re a teen, you are going to LOVE the book. I honestly can’t wait until you read it because you’ll be hearing about some fun giveaways and cool contests for readers. If that sounds good to you, I highly suggest signing up for Club Humphrey (above). You will instantly get the first 3 chapters of the book for FUH-REE, and it’s the best and easiest way to stay tuned in to book-related contests, local book readings and my school speaking tour. You can also follow me on instagram to stay connected.
If you’re a grown up, welcome! You’ll find that my current book and future resources (like camps, online programs, etc.) are designed to help young adults access their inner brilliance and the incredible value they hold. You can stay plugged into what’s going on with the book and other resources by joining Club Humphrey (above) or connecting on Facebook. And don’t think the book is just for teens. If you’re a fiction/fantasy lover like me, you’ll have a great time with the story. Pick up a copy today and let me know what you think. 😉
You rock, and I’m looking forward to sharing this amazing journey with you.
Author, Elizabeth Hazel and the Day of Desires
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