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Kelley Heckart
Historical fantasy romance, Captivating...Sensual...Otherworldly

Kelley writes historical romances with fantasy/paranormal elements. Her stories reflect her passion for ancient and medieval time periods, storytelling and the supernatural. Inspired by the ancient Celts, her tales are filled with fierce warriors, bold women, otherworldly creatures, magic and romance.
Historical-Fantasy-Paranormal Romance
                                              The Crow Maiden                                            

      (The Crow Maiden is a standalone story in the Arcadia Series)

She betrayed her goddess for him…
He betrayed her.
Plotting her revenge is her only solace. Until now.

Nahla is the Crow Maiden, an Arcadian, and once a priestess of Artemis. Now she is a captive, a being who lives in the shadows until her vile master the sorcerer-king Aramon summons her. Another releases her from the Shadowlands, and while he might be the champion she has waited for, the gods must be playing a cruel joke. Her champion is crippled.

An Achaean lord who once ruled a great city, Balin is a broken man. He has lost everything-his kingdom and his family. Revenge consumes him. Although wary of the mysterious, cold-eyed female who appears and claims he summoned her, she may be his only hope to exact vengeance on the king who ruined him, the same man Nahla seeks to destroy.

They are bound by revenge, and soon, both learn they are bound by much more, but the secrets she hides might tear them apart and ruin their only opportunity for vengeance-and their chance to love again.

“Ms. Heckart draws the reader into the pages and enchants them with her words.” -- Karen McGill, Coffee Time Romance

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The Crow Maiden, the third standalone book in Kelley’s series set in Bronze Age Arcadia, the wild lands of Artemis, is available from in print and Kindle. The Crow Maiden has a revenge theme, but it’s also a story about the power of healing. To read an excerpt and/or to purchase The Crow Maiden, visit

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