Leandra Martin was born in Southbridge, Massachusetts. From early on she was a book worm, reading anything she could get her hands on, but her biggest love was Fantasy/ Science Fiction, such as the works of Terry Brooks, David Eddings and Roger Zelazny. As a child she wrote a couple of children’s books, but knew that writing a novel was what she wanted to do. She received an AA degree in Broadcasting/ Communications, spent a few years in radio, and participated for many years in community theater. She currently lives in Oregon with her husband and two boys.
Dark One Rising- Book 1 in Tanith Prophecy Series
Within fantastic adventure and rousing action unfolds a truly human story of destiny and love and the power of spirit that will overcome impossible adversity. The Kingdom of Aelethia has been quiet for five hundred years, but the Dark One is rising from out of the depths. All of Aelethia will perish unless the Chosen One comes forward to save them. Unfortunately, the Chosen One doesn’t know her destiny in the world; she only knows she is odd and confused about where her destiny lies. Melenthia wants to find love, but she cannot have the men in her life that actually love her, and the only other one that wants her is as evil as they come. The Elves know of her destiny and must tell her and train her in time in order to fulfill the prophecy that has been laid out before her. Can she become the person they have waited for? Can she, in time, destroy the evil that is threatening to overtake her kingdom? With friends to guide her and the man she loves beside her, she may be able to save Aelethia from doom.
Aelethia's Hope- Book 2- Tanith Prophecy series
With the completion of Melenthia's training by the elves, she is ready to return to the love of her life. With her knowledge and training, and the revelation that she has Elvin blood, she hopes her relationship with Dain won't fail, or the destiny she must face in defeating the darkness. Fallon has grown strong and is preparing for war.
Kevaan and his knights plan to take back Lachlan Castle from Fallon's grip, and Alek must reach the Chancellor in the west before war breaks out. With faith that the Isamarians will join them in the fight to save the world, Melenthia will prepare herself for the ultimate battle, one against Fallon and the Dark One.
Join Melenthia and her friends on this perilous battle between good and evil. Will this be the end for her and Dain? With Tanith's power, will she be able to withstand the strength of Fallon and the Dark One? Or will she fail and watch as all of Aelethia falls into darkness? This is the exciting finale of the journey of the Chosen One and her powerful sword Tanith.
L'Landra's Tale: A New Day for the Dauntless (Book 1)
A planet destroyed. A race of people looking for a new home. A woman struggling to find her place in the universe is thrown into the responsibility of being the savior of her race. She had run away once, feeling the weight of too much responsibility drowning her, but now she had to return to finish what she started, before the nightmares overtook her.
As the youngest woman to ever be assigned as a Captain of a battleship, the Dauntless is now in L'Landra's care and finding a new planet to start over is her only goal. Time is running out. Her people are hungry, and she must face the odds of losing more souls to starvation and sickness before she can find a stable home. The enemy is always lurking. Not knowing when they will strike, she must continue to move forward and be ready for anything that comes their way.
Along the way, she finds comfort from family and friends and understands her purpose for being thrown back into the very thing that caused her to run away so many years before. A handsome rogue finds his way into her heart. Can she get him to admit his love, or will she forever be wondering whether love will be part of her life?
L'Landra's Tale: Ghosts, Past and Future (Book 2)
It is two and a half years since the last battle with the Krall. The Dauntless is put to rest and the remaining civilians rebuild using the deserted Krall outpost. A new era has arrived and L'Landra struggles to keep up with it all. Dalton is in her life. She wishes for a life forever with him, but a new man makes her unsure that he really is the one. Will she choose this new rogue or pick Dalton too late and lose him forever? Will she be able to find the answer to her uncertain romantic future?
Meanwhile, a ghost ship brings confusion, and Colicos and the Krall are back stronger than ever, with new secrets yet to reveal. When L'Landra's ship goes down during battle and she disappears, the base is sent into a tail spin of uncertainty and chaos. Will they find L'Landra alive? Will they be able to fight off the Krall and their new technology? Or will they surrender themselves over to the enemy for good this time?
An exciting sequel and finale to the debut novel: L'Landra's Tale: A New Day for the Dauntless, with strong and passionate L'Landra at the helm. Join her and the courageous crew on a race for survival and freedom.
L'Landra's Tale: Riding The Storm Out (Book 3)
The storm is coming and they must ride it out. It has been three years since the last devastating battle with the Krall. The base is complete and thriving, and the civilians have begun building new homes around the base. All is quiet and, as far as they know, there is finally peace. But an arriving stranger throws the base into upheaval. Along with a derelict ship, an unknown disease, and the threat of a zealot general who could possibly be a greater threat than the Krall ever were, L’Landra must fight her way out of imprisonment and race against the clock to prepare her base for yet another war. One that could be their last. Together with the help of friends and family, she fights for her people and freedom from tyranny, in a raucous ride over one obstacle then another. What will they find on the ship? What ills will they suffer at the hands of yet another group who want to dominate them? And will they survive another war without losses too great to come back from? Join L’Landra and her people as they battle the storm that’s coming and fight their way to true freedom.