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Read L.D. Burr

     I am a graduate of the University of Michigan, mother of three boys, and enthusiast of myths, legends, and folklore. Fairy tales are the root of fiction writing. If Rip Van Winkle were to wake up in our time, he would still find his story prominently displayed at Barnes and Noble. As a labor and delivery nurse, I write the stories of sick people, their disease, their pain, and the promising beginnings of new life. In Disenchanted, I have incorporated my hopeful babies, miracle medicines, fatal diseases, persevering characters, and the chance for a happily ever after. Pardon me Rip Van Winkle, is this spot on the shelf taken, or might I sit beside you?

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Sneak Peak L.D's other works. Author detours from her novels to target the children's market with picture books featuring comical plots, clever rhyme schemes, and a cast of lovable characters.

Debut Author L.D.Burr alludes to a lost civilization hidden in the forest.

Glimmer Train Press dubs Disenchanted "A good read."


Even the dirt of the forest floor is not without its secrets.


Burr's favorite novels in no particular order


- Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austin

- Outlander by Diana Gabaldon

- Harry Potter series by J. K. Rowling

- The Princess Bride by William


- Gone With the Wind by Margaret


- The Virgin's Lover by Philippa


- The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa


- Morning Glory by LaVyrle Spencer

- Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by

   Robert C. O'Brien

- Danny, the Champion of the World by

   Roald Dahl

- Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson


- Twilight by Stephenie Meyer

- Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine


Author cleverly manipulates readers with magical flowers, an enchanted necklace, friend or foe characters, rebel archetypes, and a shifting timeline that will have you second guessing yourself.

Author already hard at work on two follow up novels that continue the series.


If you've ever loved any of these books or movies Burr highly recommends 


- The Harry Potter series by

   J.K. Rowling

- Grimms' Fairy Tales

- The Princess Bride movie or book

- Once Upon A Time TV series

- Into the Woods movie

- Ella Enchanted by Gail Levine

- Ever After starring Drew Barrymore

- Any and all Disney Princess

   animated movies

- The Last Unicorn movie

- Willow movie

- The Narnia series by C.S. Lewis

- Fairy tale retellings

- The Neverending Story movie

Watercolors by Alice Van Overstraeten

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