The Crystal Heart

by Bill Brier



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 4/4/2005

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 52
ISBN : 9781420899528

About the Book

The Crystal Heart is a short story about a young girl having nightmares. The story starts with her grandfather meeting Leopold and seeing the Crystal Heart. Leopold tells the story of his granddaughter Olivia. She is a Princess that suffers a curse from a distraught woman. The curse affects her and the entire land, only the pure of heart can set them free.  The Crystal Heart is written in a manner that is positive and uplifting. The words used are not watered down and the concepts will transfer to many situations faced by children and adults today.

The Crystal Heart is a simple story written with the understanding that our children and grandchildren are our mot prized gifts. 

About the Author

A Kansas native Bill Brier graduated from Kansas Newman College and received a masters degree from Emporia State University. The past 25 years he has been involved with property and liability claims in the insurance industry .


He is married with a son, two daughters and three grandchildren. The Crystal Heart was written when his first grandchild, Olivia, started  having nightmares about werewolves. Just as in the story, a crystal heart on pale pink ribbon was given to her to guard against werewolves and monsters.