Local Teen Author Releases First Novel


Erin Forbes is a seventeen-year-old author from the Hudson Valley. She recently released her first YA novel, “Fire & Ice: The Elementals.”fire-and-ice-roses-photo_1

The novel tells the story of twin sisters, Alice and Emery Hanley, who discover that they are a part of a secret society of people known as the “Gifted.” They are sent away to the enchanted realm of Aisling, where each individual is born with a unique and magical power. However, the moment that Alice and Emery step into the Academy for Gifted Youth, their lives are forever changed. Amidst the disappearance of a fellow student, the twin sisters discover a prophecy that could save the realm of Aisling from a terrible fate.

Fire & Ice: The Elementals is available for purchase from Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

For additional details and events, visit www.fireandicebookseries.com.

Author Events:

A book signing will be held on December 3rd between 1:00-4:30pm in front of the village firehouse at the Sinterklaas Festival in Rhinebeck, NY.

Barnes & Noble in Poughkeepsie, NY will be hosting an author event/book signing for Fire & Ice: The Elementals on December 21st between 3:00-6:00pm.