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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.

April 11, 2017

A sparkling cupcake to all the people who participated in the Young Adult Scavenger Hunt last week. It was a lot of fun with some great books to be had! (I entered several giveaways too!)

I'm happy to announce the winners of my giveaway of three copies of LIFE IN THE DANGER ZONE:

—Cassy Klisch

—Cassandra Tennison

—Paige O.

Congrats to you all! Hope you enjoy reading it as much as I enjoy...

April 4, 2017

Welcome to the YA Scavenger Hunt! This bi-annual event was first organized by author Colleen Houck as a way to give readers a chance to gain access to exclusive bonus material from their favorite authors... and a chance to win some awesome prizes! At this hunt, you not only get access to exclusive content from each author, you also get a clue for the hunt. Add up the clues, and you...

October 28, 2016

With the release of LIFE IN THE DANGER ZONE next Tuesday, I thought it would be fun to introduce you to its cast of characters and tell you a little about the book. The map below shows the Adriatic Sea where my characters are aboard a small cruise ship that starts from Venice and makes stops along the coast of Croatia (where it says Dalmatia). 

Here is my main character, Ro...

October 14, 2016

Hi everyone! Author Cheyanne Young is featuring me on her blog today. There's a

Halloween-themed interview—quite insightful, if I do say so myself—and a giveaway of my new book, LIFE IN THE DANGER ZONE.

The giveaway is only open until Oct. 31, so don't wait. If you're like me, you'll think about doing it, get involved in something else, remember it the next day, figure you still hav...

October 6, 2016

Hi guys! If you're here for YASH, just scroll down to the next post. :D Or, you might want to check this out:

Today I'm celebrating the cover reveal of the third book in The Zone series, LIFE IN THE DANGER ZONE! So, what do you think? Cute, right?

Release date is Nov. 1. I'll have the book blurb up on my blog in the next couple of days. In the meantime, the ebook is currently availabl...

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