Bio: JOANNA HOLLIER has traveled the world, from Louisiana to Idaho, from England to Taiwan, on to Washington State. Married twice and mother of five, she sings and paints..."for my own amazement," so she says. With work experience from office management to journalism to Realty, she has a BS degree from Eastern Oregon University and has been listed in three national and international biographies.
With two published children's picture books as well as two books of poetry and a cookbook, Mama Jo's Ca-jun Cooking, Jo has a four book Roary O'Rourke se-ries. Jo also has upcoming releases this year, of a contemporary romance, GYPSY LOVE and a historical romance, SILVER AND GOLD, both with this pub-lisher. The author lives in Louisiana with her husband, Malcolm.
After Queen Lacey Lovelyful and her Prince Consort, Roary O'Rourke, help Earl Dooley Do and Lady Chauncy regain Dark Clouds Peak and all its lands, they decide to fulfill their promise to Dooley Do and Chauncy to make a Royal Visit to Dark Clouds Peak Castle. They leave for the castle, going the back way over Milesaround Mountains. Halfway to the castle, they are attacked by the evil Baron Bramble, who has escaped from prison. During the fight, the Baron once again kidnaps Queen Lacey. Roary and... more info>>
After the marriage of Princess Lacey Lovelyful and Prince Roary O'Rourke, they began their rule of Elfdom. Prince Roary shares a secret with Dooley Do, his Mountain Man friend. Dooley-Do is the rightful heir to the throne of Dark Clouds Peak, of the Milesaround Mountains. Roary vows to help Dooley Do regain his kingdom. They train the Elfdom Army to assist in this venture. When the army is ready, and Queen Lacey is settled in to rule Elfdom, Roary declares it is time to get Dooley's kingdom back... more info>>
Roary O'Rourke lives in the village of Undertrees, in the country of Elfdom. King Leaningtree anxiously announces Princess Lacey Lovelyful has been kidnapped by the evil Baron Barnabuss Bramble and has taken off to Bramble Castle on Dark Clouds Peak in the Milesaround Mountains. Roary accepts the challenge to rescue Princess Lacey and makes ready for the dangerous journey. He is accompanied by his large, faithful dog, Shaggy Sam and his strong horse, Moonbeam. The dangers and challenges are thri... more info>>
This second book in the four book Young Adult Fantasy Roary O'Rourke series finds Roary and Queen Lacey trying to win back Dark Clouds Peak Castle for their friend, Dooley Do, the Mountain Man from Evil Baron Bramble.