Markelle Grabo

Young Adult Author


The Stolen Child won an award!

Posted by Markelle Grabo on June 13, 2015 at 5:15 PM Comments comments (24)

I am so pleased to announce that The Stolen Child was recently awarded for excellence in independent publishing by the New Apple Book Awards! I'm very excited because, for me, The Stolen Child is the best (and most challenging) novel I've written thus far. It's also great to see a shiny foil sticker on the cover - definitely a highlight of my writing career.

First Writing Competition Pays Off

Posted by Markelle Grabo on January 19, 2014 at 11:10 AM Comments comments (0)

Early this past summer Journey into the Realm: The Elf Girl was submitted to Shelf Unbound's Writing Competition sponsored by Half Priced Books. I was so pleased to learn that The Elf Girl was named as a notable read in the category of teen books for best independently published books.  You can see the listing on page 60 of the December/January issue

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The Spell Master - Special Preview

Posted by Markelle Grabo on November 16, 2011 at 3:40 PM Comments comments (2)

Journey into the Realm: The Spell Master, is currently in the editing process, but I wanted to post a blog with a few hints of what's to come. I'm extremely excited for this book's release because it's one of my favorites of the entire series - and I can't hold back any longer!

But before I begin, if you haven't read The Elf Girl and you decide to continue reading this, you'll either be a) super confused or b) angry with me because there are spoilers. So don'...

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