The Brilliant Dark: The Realms Of Ancient, Book 3

September 24, 2019|
The Brilliant Dark: The Realms Of Ancient, Book 3 by S.M. Beiko
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Sales and Market Bullets

  • The previous books in the series have received positive reviews from Publishers Weekly, Quill & Quire, Kirkus, and School Library Journal.
  • The Brilliant Dark, like the first two books in the series, continues to answer the demand for diversity in young adult literature, including Indigenous representation, LGBTQ+ relationships, and multi-spirited characters.
  • “The rewardingly complex mythology is deepened through parallel humanizing themes in the protagonists’ storylines, while game-changing action sequences unleash real consequences in the highly diverse world. A densely packed, well-crafted sequel that will leave readers eager for the trilogy’s finale.” — Kirkus Reviews on Children of the Bloodlands.


  • 13+ fantasy readers, and crossover into general fantasy readers.
  • Readers of Kelley Armstrong, Leigh Bardugo, Veronica Roth, Lesley Livingston, Philip Pullman, Maggie Stiefvater, and Marissa Meyer.
  • High school teachers for curriculum, librarians.

Promotional Plans

  • Pitch to kid-focused trade review publications (CM: Canadian Review of Materials, School Library Journal, Kirkus, VOYA, Teacher Librarian, The Horn Book).
  • Pitch for review and features in fantasy publications (Locus,, Fantasy & Science Fiction)
  • Pitch author for literary festivals, and continue to support author's ongoing events with libraries, schools, and fan expos.
  • Organize a targeted blog tour to drive pre-pub reviews.
  • Pitch to local newspapers, magazines, and radio shows (Winnipeg Free Press, CJOB’s The Start, CBC’s Up to Speed).
S.M. Beiko is an eclectic writer and artist based in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She also works as a freelance editor, illustrator, and graphic designer. Her first novel, The Lake and the Library, was nominated for the Manitoba Book Award for Best First Book as well as the 2014 Aurora Award. The first novel in this series, Scion of the Fox, wo...
Title:The Brilliant Dark: The Realms Of Ancient, Book 3
Product dimensions:552 pages, 7.75 X 5 X 1.61 in
Shipping dimensions:552 pages, 7.75 X 5 X 1.61 in
Published:September 24, 2019
Publisher:ECW Press
ISBN - 13:9781770413597

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