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Series: The Broken Well Trilogy

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Prophecy's Ruin by Sam Bowring1
Destiny's Rift by Sam Bowring2
Soul's Reckoning by Sam Bowring3

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An uneasy stalemate has existed between the lands of Kainordas and Fenvarrow, the lands of light and shadow respectively, for a thousand years. A prophesy foretells the coming of a blue-haired man who will finally break the balance. Many years later, deep inside a forest, a blue haired child is born. Emissaries from each land race to find the child, and the resulting battle between powerful mages has an unexpected result: the boy’s soul is torn apart, creating two children. Each side claims one child - uncertain whether they now possess the child of prophesy who will lead them to victory.

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To create a series or add a work to it, go to a "work" page. The "Common Knowledge" section now includes a "Series" field. Enter the name of the series to add the book to it.

Works can belong to more than one series. In some cases, as with Chronicles of Narnia, disagreements about order necessitate the creation of more than one series.

Tip: If the series has an order, add a number or other descriptor in parenthesis after the series title (eg., "Chronicles of Prydain (book 1)"). By default, it sorts by the number, or alphabetically if there is no number. If you want to force a particular order, use the | character to divide the number and the descriptor. So, "(0|prequel)" sorts by 0 under the label "prequel."

What isn't a series?

Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such (see Wikipedia: Book series). Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid forcing the issue with mere "lists" of works possessing an arbitrary shared characteristic, such as relating to a particular place. Avoid series that cross authors, unless the authors were or became aware of the series identification (eg., avoid lumping Jane Austen with her continuators).

Also avoid publisher series, unless the publisher has a true monopoly over the "works" in question. So, the Dummies guides are a series of works. But the Loeb Classical Library is a series of editions, not of works.

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