About the Author
Mavis Sybil is an author of books for children and young adults. Her work spans many genres from fantasy to horror, mystery to adventure and is uniquely in tune with the emotional worlds of her characters and readers. Her books include Return to Atlantis, The Magic Unicorn, Madame Katlalina’s Love Spell, and most recently, the chilling, suspense-filled, The Attic: Are you sure you want to enter? series. In it, Sybil tells the story of ten-year-old, Richard, who moves from New York City to Salem, Massachusetts to live with his father and new stepmother, only to discover that the house is haunted by a terrifying, evil spirit. A witch, with psychic abilities, Sybil brings a deep sense of the natural and supernatural to her storytelling. Her book, Spirit Guide is the tale of Jessie, a thirteen-year-old orphan in Fairbanks, Alaska, and his unexpected friendship with a soulful wolf named Buddy. Together they embark on the journey of a lifetime, to find Jessie’s birth parents.
Readers ages 9-15 will be swept up into the twists and turns of her plots while finding themselves reflected in the challenges of her heroes and heroines. She lives in New York City, with her husband, three children, and their poodle, Harry.