Book 1: The Avant Champion ~Rising~
An EVVY award-winning epic fantasy adventure. When Marrington Castle is overtaken by a dark and ancient evil, Abigail Cross finds herself in the precarious situation of protecting Queen Rebekah. Charged with a quest to summon the Avant Champion, can she save the kingdom or doom everyone to everlasting devastation?
" ... a solid fantasy from Samet." Four Stars. --Lit Amri for Readers' Favorite
"With active scenes, sympathetic characters, and hooks throughout the story, you can count on being rooted to one spot until the last word is read." --Judge, 25th Annual Writer’s Digest Self-Published Book Awards
Book 2: The Avant Champion ~Honor~
Civil war rages to the south, threatening the stability of the continent. Abigail Cross is plucked from the peaceful life she built as a university teacher after her role as the Avant Champion at the Battle of Marrin Beach five years ago. Queen Rebekah recruits Abigail to help the southern giants with their internal strife and return a captured leader to his people. Abigail enlists the help of her husband and healer Joshua Colt, lieutenant Coco DeFay of the Queen’s guard, and close friend Baird Fox. As the team travels through the southern marsh, a simple rescue plan transforms into a harrowing adventure. Danger and betrayal lurk in the darkness. Abigail discovers that more than her honor as the Avant Champion is at stake as she tries to cut through the web of destruction and deceit threatening to bring her to ruin.
Book 3: The Avant Champion ~Ashes~
This wasn’t a fight against evil or a bloody civil war; it was a plague. The worst plague in the history of the world. This was a healer’s domain, not mine. Joshua’s war. So why did I feel the same angst as I did before battle?
Abigail Cross--The Avant Champion--embarks on her most time-sensitive quest as the Omega Plague claims lives across the world. With her friend, Baird Fox, and the Captain of Guard, Coco DeFay, she will travel to Kovia in search of components for a magical cure.
Book 4: The Avant Champion ~Conquest~
Peace talks turn deadly and continents wage war.
WhenAbigail suspects the king of Bellos is plotting to attack Crithos, she offers her services to accompany the Queen on a diplomatic mission. Yet with evil poisoning the minds of man, peace cannot be achieved. Abigail is deceived and held captive by Bellosian forces. She must rely on the apparition of her once enemy--Malakai--for help in a time of crisis.
When Malakai returns to Abigail's home, he's swept into the currents taking her, and the country she's sworn allegiance to, toward war. He's barely explored new magical abilities before he's enlisted to help Abigail. He may be in spirit form, but he discovers he possess the power to help her and she may even augment his abilities.
Can the Avant Champion join forces with the prince of darkness to escape the clutches of a power-hungry king and rescue her country from the clutches of his destruction?
Book 5: The Avant Champion ~Redeem~
A dark wizard.
And the final quest.
Abigail must repair the fractured stone within Malos’s scepter to restore peace. To do so, she'll have to travel across the globe to collect the magical Che stones. With the help of an ancient apparition and a headstrong thief, she embarks on her quest.
But the world is in chaos and peril lurks at every passage.
Malakai must help repair the magical stone and restore peace—for the sake of this generation and those to come. But every step of the journey brings Abigail closer to danger and the two of them closer to their inevitable separation.
As a dark wizard plots against them, danger closes around them.
“It is a wonderfully well-defined fantasy book in which magical creatures and Che stones lead the way. I found Abigail to have a warm and honest character that readers have to love.” —Booksprout Reviewer
“The Avant Champion ~Redeem~ by CB Samet is an amazing story to read. This is book number five in this amazing series that I loved reading very much and I can not wait to read what the author will write next. I highly recommend this story to everyone who loves reading about fantasy in their stories.” —Booksprout Reviewer
“This is full of magic, suspense, and a story that will you have unable to put the book down. I was sucked in and fell in love with the characters and the story!” —Bookbub Reviewer