Series: Complete Fantasy Witchcraft contemporary Shape-shifter magic young adult teen urban fantasy Paris

Something Familiar - Chapters 1-7

By S. N. Arly
May 22, 2019 · 9,498 words · 35 minutes

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From the author: Follow a runaway shape-shifter’s quest for a safe home and a teen witch’s search for a familiar. These are the first few chapters of a novella that came out in late May 2019. If you enjoy these chapters and want to read the rest, you can find it here: , free to subscribers and $3.00 for everyone else.

7 Chapters

Chapter 1

Updated May 22, 2019 · 632 words (3 minutes) · 535 views

Chapter 2

Updated May 29, 2019 · 1,312 words (5 minutes) · 777 views

Introducing Brigitte, sixteen-year old Parisian witch out on the prowl for a familiar. The is the second chapter of a newly released novella.

Chapter 3

Updated Jun 14, 2019 · 1,872 words (7 minutes) · 709 views

Jacque finally comes out of hiding to meet Brigitte.

Park in the 3rd Arrondissement of Paris

Chapter 4

Updated Jul 6, 2019 · 1,232 words (5 minutes) · 603 views

Brigitte makes an initial decision about the black cat.

Montmartre streets at dusk

Chapter 5

Updated Aug 18, 2019 · 1,232 words (5 minutes) · 429 views

Hēi Māo starts settling in to his new home, and he has a plan. - Apologies for the inaccurate pinyin on much of this. The Curious Fictions text editor does not tolerate fourth tone (ie: ǒ, ǎ, or ǐ).


Chapter 6

Updated Aug 26, 2019 · 1,229 words (5 minutes) · 502 views

Hēi Māo works to convince Brigitte that he's her cat.

Chapter 7

Updated Sep 14, 2019 · 1,989 words (8 minutes) · 422 views

Brigitte introduces Hēi Māo to her best friends. This is the final free teaser. To find out what happens next, you'll need to buy the book.

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S. N. Arly

Speculative fiction author, weaving fantastic and magical tales, some with a bit of darkness, for adults and young adults.