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A writer of YA romance and fantasy. Book lover. Wife. Mother. NFL fanatic. Controlled by dogs. Occasionally hilarious. But above all—a follower of Jesus.


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ABOUT LAST SUMMER, Book 1 in the Second Chances series, is the 2018 winner of The Beverley award from the Colorado Romance Writers group in the YA category.

December 6, 2018

Hi everyone! I’ve had a busy couple of months, and I imagine December will be even busier. I managed to read eight books during October and November in spite of everything. Woot! So here they are in order from first to last.

1. Truth in Lies (The Generators, #2) by Jennifer DiGiovanni, YA superhero

2. Daughter of the Siren Queen (Daughter of the Pirate King, #2) by Tricia Levenseller,...

October 19, 2018

Hey there! Since we're more than halfway through October, I figured I'd better post about September. :D So here's my list, from first read to last.

  1. Summer Constellations by Alisha Sevigny, YA romance

  2. The Traitor’s Kiss (The Traitor’s Circle #1) by Erin Beaty, YA fantasy

  3. Bargaining With the Boss (Accidentally Yours #1) by Jennifer Shirk, Adult contemporary sweet rom...

October 9, 2017

Happy October! Hope everyone is having a fabulous Autumn. The past few months have been super busy as I was writing a book and traveling. Sometimes the two don't go very well together. Especially when you're under a deadline.

Anyway ... Because of the writing deadline, I didn't read as many books as I normally do. But here's the list of books I read during the summer in the order tha...

January 12, 2017

Hi there! Hope everyone had a lovely time over the holidays. I'm a little overdue—but not by too much—for my fall reading analysis. So let's get started. Here are the books in the order I read them.

1. Jackaby (Jackaby #1) by William Ritter—YA historical mystery/paranormal

2. The Duchess War (Brothers Sinister #1) by Courtney Milan—historical romance

3. P.S. I Like You by Kasie West—YA...

September 22, 2016

Happy Autumn to you all! I confess that with the temps still in the 90s I'm just not feeling it. But hey, I will by November! :D

Anyway, it's time to give a rundown of the books I read this summer. Here's the list in chronological order.

  1. Diary of an Accidental Wallflower (Seduction Diaries, #1) by Jennifer McQuiston—Historical romance

  2. Ignite (Defy, #2) by Sara B. Larson—YA fa...

August 18, 2016

Hi everybody! Just checking in with my reading and writing update. As busy as I've been with my current work in progress, I've been reading a lot this month. One reason is because we've been traveling and I listen to audiobooks while I drive. Another is that to recover from my trips, I sit around and read for hours. 

Anyway, here are two of the audiobooks I listened to recently. THE...

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