Author Archives: Dianne Gardner

About Dianne Gardner

With a passion for wholesome and entertaining stories, Dianne Lynn Gardner dives into fantasy novels both adult and young adult. She is both a best selling author and an award winning illustrator who lives in the Pacific Northwest, USA. Mother of seven and grandmother of 16, Dianne wants to make sure that books which ignite imaginations, strengthen friendships, spur courage and applaud honor are available to every reader in the world.

Ian’s Realm

Don’t forget to give Ian’s Realm on Indie Short Fest a thumbs up! The film is making the circuit, gathering fans like a snowman so we can film the feature film titled Deception Peak…and then go on to do Dragon … Continue reading

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In Defense of Dylan

We, as a passionate people, would like to think that the entire world is sympathetic to autistic children. Continue reading

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OWSCyCon Fantasy Blog Tour on Worlds

About The OWSCyCon Fantasy Blog Tour As part of the OWS CyCon 2019, we asked our fantasy authors to write about what makes their world, or the world of another author unique. Each of them has come up with very … Continue reading

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Tolkien 5 Star Review

I just came back from watching the movie Tolkien. On the way to the theater my husband and I were listening to the radio. Someone came on air with a review that pretty much knocked the movie out of the … Continue reading

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Why Fantasy?

Those who know me know I am an advocate for the creative, for the far fetched. For lands and times beyond. I do not disguise my eagerness to day dream any more. Continue reading

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Official Trailer for Ian’s Realm

Filming was such fun and we have such a dynamite team. Four days in the mountains with actors Robert Miano, Jeff Stillwell, Manny Colin, Bruce Weech, John Henry Whitaker, Kandace Caine. Our fantastic director Chris Love and our camera crew … Continue reading

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Abbi’s Turn

October 27, 2018 D.L. Gardner I’ve been listening to you, my fans, concerning Ian’s Realm. you’ve read the trilogy and many of you have commented on wanting to know more about Ian’s adventures in the Realm. Sadly, Diary of a … Continue reading

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