The Six and the Crystals of Ialana (Book One of the Ialana Series)

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Katlynn Brooke

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When six teenage heroes embark on a quest to locate a magic crystal, they’ll have to battle a centuries-old foe for the second time around. Pursued by lethal enemies, and hunted by an old foe, the only keys to their goal lie in a shared dream, and a mysterious shape-shifter.


Fantasy,Action,Adventure,Family,Sci-fi,Young Adult

Short Summary

Six characters from various locations in Ialana discover, seemingly by accident, that they all share the same nightmare. Forced by adverse circumstances, they must flee their homes, only to meet up at various locations.


The Continent of Ialana

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain,Internal Journey/Rebirth,Quest,Voyage and Return

Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age,Happy Ending,Meaningful Message,Philosophical Questions,Twist

Mature Audience Themes

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Main Character Details

Name: Jarah

Age: 16

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Aspiring,Clumsy,Empathetic,Engaging,Gracious,Heroic,Insecure,Leader,Modest,Selfless,Visionary,Romantic,Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Adain

Age: 16

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Charming,Confident,Empathetic,Engaging,Heartthrob,Heroic,Honorable,Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Blaidd

Age: 17

Gender: Male

Role: antagonist

Key Traits: Aspiring,Aggressive,Complex,Desperate,Greedy,Blunt,Power Hungry,Outspoken,Sarcastic,Secretive,Unapologetic

Additional Character Details

Name: Tegan

Age: 16

Gender: Female

Role: protagonist

Key Traits: Empathetic,Gracious,Naive,Selfless,Skillful,Visionary,Romantic,Strong Moral Code

About The Author

Always an avid reader, Katlynn Brooke writes in her favorite genre, YA Fantasy. She has written four books in the Ialana Series and will release the fifth in 2019. Brooke spent her childhood in Zimbabwe without the modern conveniences of electricity, running water, or iPhones. She spent her days roaming free and barefoot in the bush, and at night, instead of TV, she read books and penned plays. Those experiences have been a perfect backdrop to fantasy, influencing her to create realistic worlds, both strange and familiar. She enjoys the freedom of writing and publishing as an Independent author and has no plans to quit anytime soon.

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34,13-17,35-54

Target Gender: Universal

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Publisher: Karen L. Brooke

Year Published: 2014

Hard Copy Available