About The Book Title: The Portal & The Panther Author: R.A. Marshall Genre: YA Fantasy / Science-Fiction The only thing seventeen year-old Jon Parker wants is to escape his sleepy hometown of Mecksville, Arkansas. But everything changes when Jon stumbles into the boys’ bathroom and transforms into a black panther.  Without choice, Jon is thrust into a world where parallel universes are real, shapeshifters exist, and dangerous “intruders” can control the elements with a mere thought. Jon learns he’s inherited his shapeshifting ability from his long-dead mother, and now, like it or not, his mission is to protect our world from invaders from other worlds.  But is it a mission Jon will accept? His decision will determine the fate of the people he loves — and our whole world.   Author Bio   My first attempt at novel writing was when I was ten years old.  At the time, I… View Post