Dianne Gardner- Author

dianne gardner

I would like to introduce my friend and colleague, author Dianne Lynn Gardner. She is not only an author but an illustrator and fine artist. I wanted her to tell you a little about her book, Dragon Shield. I am always fascinated to learn from other writers and I thoroughly enjoy being supportive in their work. Our readers are very important to us and we appreciate the support you show them by buying their books and posting a review. So now again here is Dianne Gardner.

The Pacific Northwest is my home. After living in the dry desert of Arizona for over 23 years, I tired of always praying for rain, so I decided to come and get it on my own. Gray skies and deep forests give way to the most glorious summers you could ever imagine. Not to mention the abundance of berries, clams, oysters, salmon, fruits of all kinds, to me the Puget Sound area of Washington is the richest place in the world.
I have seven children, all grown. Sixteen grandchildren that need stories written, and so they are my inspiration.
People always find it fascinating that I lived in a mud house for over 13 years, hauling water from the well in a bucket, cooking on a wood stove, planting blue corn in desert washes, and generally living out of the box. Some of these experiences are tapped into my novels.

“Integrity isn’t something you do, it’s who you are,” Aren tells the confused Ian in  The Dragon Shield. 

Now a young man, Ian returns to the magical Realm to fight against the tyranny that has befallen his friends. But the Realm is a different place, the forest is dying, the Kaemperns have lost the shield that protected them from the dragon, and Ian has a hard time proving his allegiance when trouble follows him through the portal. His struggle to do right buries him in confusion, and he must fight his own will to prove his integrity. The Ian’s Realm Saga is filled with sorcery, wizards, magic, and fantasy adventure, great for young readers and the entire family.




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My website is http://gardnersart.com You’ll find books, audios, artwork and how our movie production is coming along on that site.


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Dragon Shield


Dianne at PDMI http://pdmipublishing.com/book-release-dragon-shield-re-edited-and-re-designed-version-complete-with-map-and-character-lists/

Other books by Dianne
Altered published by MKSP http://www.amazon.com/Altered-Dianne-Lynn-Gardner-ebook/dp/B00JLLZHNE/ref=la_B0090LIYEO_1_2?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1397282182&sr=1-2

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