Shepherd’s Moon


Stacy Mantle is most well known as the founder of the popular website,, but she is also the author of several books, including her first novel, Shepherd's Moon . This is the first in the Shepherds series within the thriller and urban fantasy genres.

Her collected works are vast and many of her stories and articles have been translated into several languages, and now reach an international audience.

Stacy has a B.A. in English, a post-baccalaureate in Secondary Education, and an MBA with an emphasis on Marketing, as well as a lot of hands-on experience with animals of all species.

As a pet product advisor and animal lifestyle consultant, Stacy Mantle is a leading pet industry authority. The founder of, she has built a solid reputation writing product reviews and providing informative articles to animal lovers worldwide. She has since taken this knowledge into the business world where she acts as a consultant to corporations who are seeking out ways to develop the best new products, and works closely with corporations to help bring awareness to high-quality, cost-effective and "pet-approved" products and services.

She is an avid campaigner for no-kill animal shelters and legislation that protects wildlife both nationally and internationally, as well as being a strong advocate of Trap, Neuter and Release (TNR) programs.

Stacy is a product review board member of the National Canine Cancer Foundation and is often the final approval for companies seeking their Seal of Approval and Seal of Excellence.

She currently resides in the deserts of the Southwest with several cats, a few dogs, and a very understanding husband. A dedicated animal activist and rescuer, she regularly participates in Trap/Neuter/Release (TNR) projects and often fosters abandoned animals.


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musical inspiration

  1. 1.Gimme Shelter by Rolling Stones

  2. 2.Letters from the Sky by Civil Twilight

  3. 3.Human by Civil Twilight

  4. 4.Wilderness by Clannad

  5. 5.Ghost in the Trees by Corner Stone Cues

  6. 6.Sunday Morning by Creed

  7. 7.Oceans AWay by The Fray

  8. 8.Some Trust by The Fray

  9. 9.Something in the Way by Nirvana

  10. 10. Big Empty by Stone Temple Pilots

  11. 11. Cry Wolf by Stevie Nicks


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