5 Stars — The plot was the perfect combination of romance, fantasy, and action. The conclusion of the first book has heightened my anticipation for the upcoming sequel, leaving me eager for more. I look forward to more adventures and challenges in this fantastic series. Amazing work! — A Readers’ Favorite Review by Cloie Belle Daffon
“May the dance of blade and the wonders of magic inspire legends in your wake.” – Holden Gruelcraft (Heincraft Headmaster)
In the Kingdom of Ariandor, where wonder and fascination reign, an extraordinary institution awaits those fated for greatness. The Academy of Swordcraft, Heincraft, perched on the enchanting island of Aegis, unveils its marvels amidst a cluster of floating islands. It is at Heincraft that Arianna, a spirited sixteen-year-old girl, seeks to prove herself and uncover the truth behind her father’s disappearance.
As Arianna embarks on her journey, a mysterious legacy begins to unfurl, revealing her true purpose. Prophecies of an impending darkness loom, threatening to cast the realms into everlasting night. Fueled by her unyielding determination to find her father, Arianna must decipher the enigma left for her—the ancient prophecy and the secrets woven within the Swordmaster’s Legacy.
Join Arianna, along with her classmates and her mischievous flying mythical beast companion, Red, as they venture through exhilarating trials, treacherous landscapes, and confront mystical creatures within the depths of the Stonevent Cavern. They will navigate the perilous cliffs of Beast Canyon to explore a hidden dungeon before journeying into the dark depths of the Mystical Forest to seek the guardians of the elements.
The Crimson Maiden” weaves a captivating tale of mystery, adventure, and fantasy. Prepare to be enchanted by Arianna’s undaunted spirit as she battles to unravel the truth of her past and embraces the extraordinary destiny that awaits her.
“For fantasy readers who like to indulge in a touch of romance, spellbinding magic, fierce swordplay, heart-racing adventures, and a substantial amount of laughter – a literary escape like no other.” Red (Bathroom-Loving Furball)
Readers’ Favorite review. LOVE this action-packed adventure novel! See what they have to say about The Crimson Maiden:
5 Stars — The Crimson Maiden is a delightful escape into a realm of wonder and adventure and a must-read for fantasy enthusiasts who crave a blend of romance, magic, action, and humor. M.V. Grimm has crafted a world that beckons readers to get lost in its enchanting pages, and Arianna’s journey promises to leave a lasting impression. — Reviewed by K.C. Finn
5 Stars — As a mother, I am always looking for stories with capable, smart, and strong young women in their own right. Overall, this is a solid start to what will likely be a wonderful trilogy and I look forward to seeing where it goes next. — Reviewed by Jamie Michele
About the Author
M. V Grimm is an author with a love and passion for mystery and fantasy stories. He currently works doing odd jobs while concentrating most of his attention to a flourishing writing career.
The Immortals Chronicle – Thomas Blackwing and the Crystal Heart is M.V Grimm’s first fantasy series of a pair of fourteen-year-old orphans who compete with others for a throne left vacant after the murder of a royal dynasty.
The Swordmasters’ Legacy – The Crimson Maiden is M.V Grimm’s second fantasy series of a sixteen-year-old girl blessed with a remarkable destiny went on a mission to locate her missing father while demonstrates her value amidst her time at the Academy of Swordcraft, Heincraft.
His hopes for the future are to carry on writing fantasy novels full-time and to bring them to as wide an audience as possible and when he has some time to himself he enjoys fishing, which helps to clear his mind of troubles and all thoughts for a few hours, before dreaming up new stories and adventures.
You can contact M. V Grimm on his blog at http://immortalschronicle.blogspot.com/