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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.

September 5, 2018

Hey, everyone! It’s time for a reading update. Wow, these are way shorter if I do them monthly. (Ha.) Anyway, here’s the list of books I read during August from first to last.

1. Renegades (Renegades #1) by Marissa Meyer, YA superhero/futuristic

2. Competence (Custard Protocol #3) by Gail Carriger, steampunk

3. My Sophomore Year of Rules (School Dayz #3) by Jennifer DiGiovanni, YA roma...

September 1, 2018

Okay, guys. Here it is. The cover for the third book in my Second Chances series, AMANDA VS. THE UNIVERSE. 

Are you ready?







The book releases Sept. 26 and is available for preorder on Amazon. There should be paperbacks coming out as well, but I'm not sure when that will be. I'll keep you posted.

Here we go!

Isn't it cute? I really love it. And, as I promised last week, here's the s...

August 24, 2018

Hey guys, just a quick note. Be sure to check back here next Friday, Aug. 31, for the cover reveal of my newest book, AMANDA VS THE UNIVERSE! (The photo above is just to hold you over...)

It's super cute and I think you'll love it. I'm really looking forward to you meeting Amanda again after her trouble-filled time in ABOUT LAST SUMMER. It's two years later and, let's just say, she m...

August 9, 2018

Hey there, book lovers! Hope your summer has been going well. I’ve been busy

traveling and reviewing final proofs of my last book in the Second Chances series, which is due out around the end of September. I also have a cover reveal coming up and I’m so excited for you to see how cute it is! More on that soon.

Here’s the list of books that I read in June and July from first to last. 


June 15, 2018

Heeeyyyy! Remember when I said I was going to do these wrap-ups one month at a time? Ah, hahahaha! Well, it didn't exactly work out that way. So here we have April and May for your viewing pleasure.

Picking a favorite from these two months is really hard because I read a lot of good books! But check out the list for yourself to see what you think.

1. The Empress Game (The Empress Game...

May 25, 2018

Hi there! As usual I'm behind in the posting of my quarterly reading update, so I've made a decision. After this post, I'm going to post about the books I've read a month at a time. Maybe then I'll be more on schedule. Or not. :D So anyway, next week I'll post about April, and as soon as May is done, I'll post again to get myself on a monthly schedule.

Enough about that. Here is the...

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