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Stockholm, Sweden – September 8, 2020 – The Soul Rider adventures gallop on! Star Stable Entertainment, creator of online digital games and original music for millions of girls around the world, releases Soul Riders: The Legend Awakens, the highly anticipated sequel to its fantasy series, based on the massively popular online horse adventure game, Star Stable. In the second installment of the trilogy by best-selling author Helena Dahlgren, readers reunite with the Soul Riders to be a part of the unforgettable journey, learning alongside each heroine that courage, compassion, and sisterhood can light any darkness.


“Together with our music and animation offerings, our books allow us to create a transmedia experience that let millions of fans around the world enter and experience the magical world of Jorvik in more ways than one,” said Tabitha Hayes, Chief Marketing Officer of Star Stable Entertainment.


The release of Soul Riders: The Legend Awakens comes on the heels of the successful launch in March of the first book in the series, Soul Riders: Jorvik Calling. Currently in its second printing, Soul Riders: Jorvik Calling follows four friends who discover their magical powers with the help of their equine companions and learn that every girl can be a hero. The first book was enthusiastically embraced by Star Stable fans and newcomers alike who rewarded the book with 4.8 stars out of 5 on


“We were incredibly gratified by how well fans embraced Soul Riders,” said Hayes. “We’ve received thousands of messages from readers all over the world sending us fan art and even fan translations. Many have also taken part in the creative writing courses conducted just for Soul Rider fans.”


Star Stable is also launching a Virtual Book Club as yet another path for fans to engage with the series and one another. Star Stable’s new virtual book comes complete with a host kit, along with a six-week discussion guide, fun activities and music picks to bring friends together.


Soul Riders: The Legend Awakens is available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble, as are the first book in the series, Soul Riders: Jorvik Calling (Amazon and Barnes & Noble).


Soul Riders: Jorvik Calling and Soul Riders: The Legend Awakens are recommended for ages 9-14 and is perfect for any young reader who enjoys magical adventure books even if they’ve never played Star Stable Online. The books each retail for $8.99.


About Star Stable Entertainment

Star Stable Entertainment is a global entertainment company that creates the magical world of Jorvik, which is discovered by millions of girls around the world via digital games, a book series and original music. The flagship product is the online horse adventure game Star Stable, where players care for horses, face challenges and build friendships. Star Stable Online is available in 180 countries and 15 languages; and it sees half a million active players each month. Star Stable Entertainment was founded in 2011 in Stockholm.

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