BlogOverstreet's BooksThe Auralia Thread

An Excerpt from Raven's Ladder, Chapter 1: Cal-raven in Four Kinds of Trouble

Auralia reached out to Cal-raven. As he approached, the flame of the candle he carried flapped like a flag in a hard wind. …

That’s how Chapter One of Raven’s Ladder begins. And now… you can read the whole chapter.

Of course, you’ll have to order a copy of the book to learn what happened in the Prologue. Here’s a hint: It involves the ale boy in a cave far below ground.

Previous post

Readers Like the View From the Top of Raven's Ladder

Next post

About Raven's Ladder

No Comment

Leave a Reply

Jeffrey Overstreet

Jeffrey Overstreet

Novelist and critic Jeffrey Overstreet teaches writing (Seattle Pacific University) and film studies (Northwest University and Houston Baptist University). He's written a memoir of moviegoing and faith (Through a Screen Darkly, Baker, 2007) and a fantasy series that begins with Auralia's Colors (The Auralia Thread, Random House, 2007-11). He's worked since 2001 as a film critic and columnist at Christianity Today, and he's been a regular contributor to Image, Paste, and Christ & Pop Culture. His writing has been recognized by The New Yorker and The Seattle Times. He regularly speaks at universities, conferences, and churches in the U.S. and abroad. Want to invite him to teach or speak? Email