Bryony: Harnessing the Power is a magical adventure romance for young adult readers taking them on a time-travelling adventure back to the American Civil War.
Devastated by the belief that her boyfriend has cheated on her, Bryony flees her trailer home with her trusted friend Pierre. However, her trust is shattered when he puts her into a trance from which she awakes, alone and in great peril, in 1863.
Once there, she must face the adventure of her lifetime to find her way home, undergoing a host of incredible and life-altering adventures along the way. Bryony is forced to grow up fast, using her courage and resourcefulness to get out of some tricky situations.
In a shattering climax, Bryony discovers just how much she still has to learn about herself, her magical powers and her destiny…
Bryony: Harnessing the Power is an easy-to-read, young adult title which allows readers to reflect on important themes such as liberty and racism while enjoying an exciting story full of magic and adventure.
Emma Hamilton was born in Aberdeen in 1977 and has enjoyed writing and creating her own stories for as long as she can remember. She now lives in Murcia, Spain where she teaches English in a secondary school, prepares prospective teachers for examinations and prepares the exams used to measure the level of English in teenagers. Emma is also the author of an online course for the Ministry of Education and the proud mother of two children.