Dianne Lynn Gardner
With a passion for life, nature and all things beautiful, Dianne Lynn Gardner takes her readers through portals, into the future and under the sea with her fantasy novels. She is both a best selling author and an award winning illustrator and oil painter who lives in the Pacific Northwest, USA. Mother of seven and grandmother of 16, Dianne believes books should be wholesome and healthy and ignite imaginations, strengthen friendships, spur courage and applaud honor.
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Pouraka: Series of the Sea Book 1 (Fantasy/Young Adult)
Pouraka is a magical sea cavern tucked under the rocky cliffs near Barnacle Bay. Cora, a Pouraka mermaid, is torn between her friends in the seaside town, and her true love Tas, a foreign merman whose clan fled when men invaded their waters.
Life becomes perilous for Cora and Tas when an unscrupulous oil rigger’s son discovers the rich aquatic life Barnacle Bay harbors. With his intrusion, the merfolk must fight for their lives, and the lives of the dolphins that protect them.