The Secrets of Shadowcrest, Lance Ian McColgan

As England teeters on the brink of civil war, a faithful knight is sent by his king on a secret mission to the Island of Cabalia: a secluded land of unknown origin and fantastic magic. But when his errand goes awry, Lord William Steele must embark on an unexpected journey across the island, brushing shoulders with cutthroat mercenaries, conspiring kings, and legendary monsters. Forgotten histories and timeless truths must be grappled with in his attempt to discover the Secrets of Shadowcrest and survive to tell the tale.

The Secrets of Shadowcrest is an incredible, thrilling, and unforgettable fantasy tale that will have its readers turning the pages with haste into the early hours of the morning! As I began to read The Secrets of Shadowcrest I immediately knew that this was going to be a captivating novel, and now that I have finished the novel, I can happily write that the book is just this! It is an intriguing, unique, and entertaining story that captivated me and hooked me with its phenomenal literature courtesy of the excellent author Lance Ian McColgan! If you are a reader who loves being taken on a journey that will thrill you, then you will love The Secrets of Shadowcrest, so do not miss out! If you need more convincing, then please continue to read my review to learn more about the stellar novel!

The Secrets of Shadowcrest is a sensational novel that will take its readers on an action-packed journey from start to finish. The Secrets of Shadowcrest is an incredible book that will introduce the reader to the protagonist of the novel, Lord William Steele, a loyal subject to the King of England who has been entrusted with a mission that will see the King acquire the items he needs to defend his throne. William will embark on a journey to the mysterious Island of Cabalia, a place full of magic and items the King needs and so our story begins. However what should be a simple mission turns into one full of danger, monsters, and mercenaries and so it is up to William, and his acquaintances Brinwin and Zala to evade danger and survive and this book lovers is the short premise of the incredible The Secrets of Shadowcrest!

The Secrets of Shadowcrest is a stellar story that had me intrigued from the very start. I love any story with a fantasy theme, so I knew from the beginning that The Secrets of Shadowcrest would deliver thanks to these themes, and wow did it! The Secrets of Shadowcrest captured my attention immediately thanks to the fast-paced story, enigmatic characters, and thrilling plot and as I read The Secrets of Shadowcrest, I was honestly in awe; it was like a present was being unwrapped before my eyes, and the more the pages turned, the more excited I got for the finale!

Lance Ian McColgan is a newly discovered author of mine, and I have to confess book lovers that I am kicking myself for not having found McColgan’s book sooner! I am frustrated that I have not before because it has been a long time since a fantasy book has captivated me this much! To write a good novel the reader needs to be fully immersed in the story and feel as if they are experiencing the same events as the protagonist and McColgan manages to accomplish this with his writing in The Secrets of Shadowcrest, so McColgan is most certainly worthy of an abundance of praise!

Not only is Lance Ian McColgan an outstanding writer for his ability to thrust his readers into the thick of the story, but he also is because he was able to describe all of the events that unravel perfectly! Every event and moment and even place is flawlessly described with a wealth of detail which in turn keeps the reader turning the pages!

To conclude my thoughts on this wonderful novel, The Secrets of Shadowcrest is a gripping novel that is guaranteed to keep readers entertained for hours on end so I, of course, have to award the story five stars! Be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers; you will not regret it! 

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