Simplified Contest Rules

To minimize confusion, here’s a simplified version of the rules in 6 easy steps. Don’t rely on these alone. You should still review the full “Terms and Conditions” since the details will make a difference in your chances of winning. Remember, this is a publicity contest for The Legends of Karac Tor, so not any…

Christmas 2011 Fantasy Prize Pack Official Rules

THE BASICS There are three types of entries: Photo Entries, Bonus Points, and Wild Cards. There are two main prizes: Grand Prize and Second Place. See below: THE DETAILS 1. Photo Entries To participate, you must upload at least one photo of yourself reading a Legends of Karac Tor book between Nov. 1-30 to the…

The Magical Imagination, pt. 2

As mentioned in my last blog, parents must be discerning about what their kids read, now more than ever. My approach? I try to be 1) as cautious as necessary for wisdom’s sake, and 2) as liberal as possible for imagination’s sake. Each mom and dad must be led by the Holy Spirit. The seductions…

The Magical Imagination

As a genre, fantasy has made great strides in recent years, especially within Christian fiction. Yet some are still inclined to ask, “How can this be okay?” For me, the main point of fantasy is about feeding the imagination. A healthy, daring imagination is a holy thing, and vital to raising strong, well-balanced children. While…