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Acclaimed Author Jim Melvin Unveils “Do You Believe in Magic?” – A New Spellbinding Adventure in the “Dark Circles” Trilogy

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Jim Melvin, acclaimed author of “The Death Wizard Chronicles,” has crafted a new adventure suitable for readers 13 and older. “Do You Believe in Magic?” is the first installment in Melvin’s teen fantasy adventure titled "Dark Circles," a coming-of-age trilogy filled with magic, monsters, and heroism. Fans of J.K. Rowling, Neil Gaiman, and Brandon Sanderson will love this epic saga.

Best known for “The Death Wizard Chronicles,” Melvin now offers a captivating new series that has already enchanted readers and critics alike, earning the highest honors in the prestigious Literary Titan Gold Book Award, the International Impact Book Awards, and the Bookfest Awards.

“Do You Believe in Magic?” chronicles the adventures of 13-year-old Charlie Magus and his beloved dog Blue, whose explorations lead to a magical waterfall deep in the forest. The miraculous discovery propels them into a fantastical world where Charlie transforms from a bullied nerd into a powerful wizard.

Melvin’s narrative creates an exceptionally immersive experience for both tween and adult readers. Literary Titan described Melvin's work this way: “His rich, descriptive language paints vivid scenes, making it easy for readers to immerse themselves in the story.” Lauded for its meticulous world-building, “Do You Believe in Magic?” features colorful characters in an enchanted realm, setting the stage for a fast-paced adventure that readers won’t soon forget.

The “Dark Circles” trilogy promises to be a remarkable addition to the teen fantasy genre.


Book 1: Do You Believe in Magic? (May 25, 2023)

Book 2: Do You Believe in Monsters? (Oct. 30, 2023)

Book 3: Do You Believe in Miracles? (April 21, 2024)

Praise for "Do You Believe in Magic?":

"Transcends fiction and fantasy by exploring the struggles of those coming of age." - Chris Worthy, Upstate Parent magazine

"A full-blown launch into a fantasy realm loaded with magic, monsters, courageous acts, and a dash of sweet romance." - Chris Harold Stevenson, award-winning author

"Indicates a big treat and wild fantasy ride ahead in this new series." - Dave Scheiber, nationally renowned journalist and author

"Shows literary mastery as it weaves elements of potential and transformation." - Ann Allen, The Charlotte Observer

Jim Melvin's "Do You Believe in Magic?" - Magic is just a page away!

About the Book

A magical waterfall hidden deep in the forest leads to a realm where fantasy and reality intertwine. Here, courage faces fear, friendships are tested, and a battle against a formidable monster looms. Amid this enchanting chaos, a young teen discovers his destiny as a powerful wizard. But will he discover the strength to defeat the vile monster and save both the fantasy world and the real world from destruction?

About the Author

Jim Melvin, an acclaimed author, award-winning journalist, and communicator, brings to life fantastical worlds drawn from a childhood steeped in adventure and imagination. Growing up on the shores of western Florida, Jim’s early years were filled with both real-life excitement, swimming in shark-infested waters, and imaginative play that involved magic, monsters, and superheroes. His rich storytelling, honed through years of experience as a communications director at Clemson University and an illustrious career in Journalism, is evident in his captivating narratives. Jim is a significant voice in fantasy literature. His previous work includes “The Death Wizard Chronicles,” a six-book epic fantasy for mature audiences. From his home in the majestic Southern Appalachians near Upstate South Carolina, Jim continues to weave tales that capture the essence of adventure and the power of transformation.

Media Contact
Company Name: Literary Titan
Contact Person: Jim Melvin
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Country: United States

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