An enchanted college may change your life, but what if destiny has even more otherworldly plans? Addy is forced to flee her home country’s war-torn past overnight, but her life derails further when she is sucked into a hidden society—made up of fantastical rune mages.
Addy makes new friends, but her self-preserving, snarky teen facade is torn down for good when she is transformed into the inconceivable, stared at even in a fantastical world. Worse, she is struck with a debilitating illness few would be ready to overcome. The “curse girl,” despised, feared, alien.
Another war threatens to break out, Addy becoming the involuntary focus of intrigues and politics. Will she be able to prevent another society from crumbling, with her own health deteriorating fast?
‘Haunting Corruption and the North Clan’ is a magical New Adult Dystopian/Contemporary Fantasy novel about a college girl in a secretive society ending up infamous outsider with infamous powers. It’s book #1 in the ‘Berylfire’ series.
Author: Ellie Kanning-Dawn
Length: approx. 320 Pages
Series: Berylfire, Entry #1
|Title:||Haunting Corruption and the North Clan (Book)|
|Genre:||New Adult Dystopian/Contemporary Fantasy|
|Subgenres:||Drama, Love Story, Medical Fiction, Portal Fantasy.|
The language the project was originally created in.
|Series:||Berylfire - Volume 1|
Subjective recommendation with no guarantees, use your own discretion.
|Aimed at: College age adults or older teens, “New Adult” age group (Recommended absolute minimum: 16+)|
|Notable Mature Themes:|
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These themes apply to the entire Berylfire book series, not just this single book.
|Drug Misuse, Intimacy and Mild Sex Scenes, Nudity, Profanity, Some Gore, Violence and Assault.|
These tags apply to the entire Berylfire book series, not just this single book.
|3rd Person Limited, Action, Alternate Timeline, Appearance Changes, Berylfire Arcane College Universe, Bisexual Protagonist, Bisexual Representation, Bookish Love Interest, Chronically Ill Protagonist, College, Coming Of Age, Contemporary, Curses, Dark, Disabilities, Dorm Life, Doting Parents, Drama, Dual POV, Dystopia, Epilepsy, Extroverted Protagonist, Family Drama, Fantasy, Female Lead, Health Scares, Health Themes, Hidden Society, LGBTQ+, Mage College, Mages, Magic, Magic Beasts, Medium-Paced, Memory Loss, Mental Health, Modern Day, Modern Fantasy, New Adult, Origin Story, Political Intrigue, Psychic Link, Romance, Roommates, Scar-Covered Protagonist, School Exploration, Siblings Not Related by Blood, Sickly Characters, Snarky Protagonist, Special Abilities, Speculative Fiction, Supernatural Creatures, Suspense, Tense, Tragic Past, Vocally-Injured Protagonist, War.|
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|Release:||To Be Announced (Unreleased)|
This is the date work on this project began.
|Psychological Trigger Warnings:|
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- Disasters: Cold War, Divided Society, Economic Downfall, Estranged Parents, Hazardous School Environment, Homelessness, Infamy, Low Life Expectancy, Other Disasters, Poverty and Medical Debt, Refugees, Resource Scarcity, Risk of Civil War.
- Medical: Chronic and Terminal Illness, Cosmetic Surgery, Disability, Forced Treatment, Malnutrition, Medical Events like Strokes and Seizures with Detailed Descriptions, Medical Tools like Syringes and Needles, Medication Side Effects, Speech Impairment, Vomiting with Graphic Detail, Wounds and Scarring with Graphic Detail.
- Mental: Anxiety, Codependency Risk, Death and Loss, Erosion of Free Will, Negative Coping, Self-Harm with Injuries, Trauma.
- Violence: Blackmail, Detailed Physical Altercations, Forced Permanent Separation of Families, Government Corruption, Hostile Public Scrutiny and Death Threats, Imprisonment, Kidnapping, Mention of Rape, Physical Abuse, School Bullying, Sexual Abuse and Violence, Some Gore and Body Horror, War, Weapons and Physical Violence.