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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.

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...

September 24, 2018

Hi everybody! Hope you're having a great day. Just thought I'd share a tidbit from AMANDA VS. THE UNIVERSE. Don't forget, it releases in two days—Wednesday, Sept. 26. Can't wait for you to read about Amanda and Kyle. 

And there are paperbacks! Woot!


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...

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...

April 12, 2018

A couple of weeks ago I had a cover reveal of my newest book for Swoon Romance, but I was so busy in my writing cave that I didn't have time to post here.

So, are you ready?









Here it is! THE DYLAN DILEMMA releases on April 24, but is up for preorder now on Amazon. What do you think? I love it! The couple on the cover seems to perfectly reflect the mood of the book. Read on for...

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...

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