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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 24, 2018

It's release day, so I'll be partying all day long. Well, not ALL day. I'll mostly be busy thanking all the wonderful readers, writers, and bloggers who are helping to get the word out about Kenzie and Dylan's story.

So, thanks, everyone! You're the best!

Here's the Amazon link for the book if you're interested in checking it out.

June 1, 2017

Hi everyone! ABOUT LAST SUMMER was let loose on the world a couple of days ago. Woot! I'm excited about sharing Gabby and Noah's story with you.

There's an awesome giveaway going on throughout the book tour. You have a chance to win a signed paperback copy of LIFE IN THE NO-DATING ZONE, ebooks of the entire Zone series, and an ebook of ABOUT LAST SUMMER. Just click on one of the link...

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 12, 2016

Hey guys! Hope everyone is doing well. Congratulations to Delia C. of Colorado for winning a paperback copy of LIFE IN THE LUCKY ZONE in my Rafflecopter giveaway during YASH. Hope you enjoy the book, Delia!

Thanks to everyone who participated in the YA Scavenger Hunt. I hope you found new books and authors that you're excited about reading. I know I did! 

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