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Author J. Steven Young shares adventurous and imaginative observations on life across multiple genres, including children’s activity books, young adult and fantasy. His Hashtag Magic collection is quickly moving up the fantasy charts on Amazon and the third book in the series is currently in development.
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Epic Fantasy

The World of Ersetu is falling apart due to an imbalance in the magic called Essence. Three children are born to bring about a balance of the Essence and return the world to peace by destroying the influences of Chaos, but Chaos is not so easily destroyed.
A world of elemental magic and sorcery sees the return of the seven races of man, to the service of the boy child, Shuran. He must bring the world of magic and man together to defeat the darkness that has taken his twin sister.
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Hashtag Magic the Series

Available online in eBook at Hardcover and paperback available at most on-line retailers.

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Hashtag Magic

Magic and Social Media Merge.

Colby had magic, lost his magic, and regained his magic without knowing how to use it. But for a teenager in modern times, shortcuts are a way of life, and magic is difficult. As the story unfolds, Colby has taken a quick path to mastering his shortcomings with magic by combining it with histechnological smarts.

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Hashtag Magic

Book 3 in the series “Web of Trolls” coming November 2016

Featured Books

Blue Screen of Death

Blue Screen of Death (Hashtag Magic Book 1) provides readers with a healthy balance of fantasy and reality in a well paced and light-hearted adventure. In the end, Blue Screen of Death is a good introduction to Colby’s world while leaving plenty to explore in the sequel.” – Mia Faller (

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“If you liked the first book, you are going to enjoy this one.” – Brent Lee Markee

Web of Trolls

Release date: November 3, 2016

Printing Practice for Pre-Kindergarten

Teaching young children to write print is one way of encouraging their literacy levels. Print writing is used as a reliable exercise in developing your child’s handwriting too!

My First Crossword

When youngsters first begin learning to read and write words, they first comprehend simple words such as it, play, and up.

Cursive for Kids

Handwriting is a dwindling art-form, and worse is that most schools in over 40 states no longer require teaching longhand or cursive.

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