Christmas in Silverwood
Rosewind Books, Fall 2021

Holly St. Ives is in a rut. Once a celebrated artist making waves in New York City, she finds herself uninspired and unmotivated. Her recent break-up is the last push she needs to spend Christmas alone in the small mountain cabin her father left her in his will—a family getaway she hasn’t visited in years.

After a near accident in Silverwood, she meets Nick, whom she learns is responsible for everything in the small town running like clockwork—including the upcoming Christmas festival and the town’s entry in the state-wide tree decorating contest. Holly doesn’t have time for Nick’s beguiling charm or mouth-watering holiday cupcakes, but after meeting his father, she discovers there’s more to the town’s obsession with the contest than meets the eye.

Touched by the prospect that the whole town is willing to pitch in for a good cause, Holly can feel her Christmas spirit making a comeback as Nick—and his team of Alaskan Malamutes—works his way into her heart to show her the meaning of Christmas again.

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Black Mariah: Hanau, Germany
Black Mariah Series, Season One Book Four
Black Spot Books, August 20, 2021

When low-flying planes shower Lina Schuster’s hometown of Hanau, Germany, with a strange, white mist, she has no choice but to believe her conspiracy-minded friend Sofie’s theories of a Great Reset.

It’s been a year since Lina Schuster lost her mother—just another in the long line of casualties of the ongoing pandemic. After helping her father cope, as well as battling her own depression and bouts of panic attacks, Lina is finally ready to get back on her feet. When she starts a new job at a small electronics store, Lina meets Sofie, a conspiracy-driven coworker, who seems convinced a secret global government is out to control the population by striking down the poor, the weak, and anyone who resists their ways.
Lina thinks Sofie is simply delusional… until low-flying planes appear and shower her town with a strange, white mist. When the aftermath of the event reveals Sofie’s theory could be right, Lina finds herself leading a group of survivors to a supposed sanctuary in hopes to keep them from being culled into nonexistence.

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Diamond Mage
Book Seven in the Empire of the Lotus Series
Snowy Wings Publishing, March 30, 2021

Everything has changed. And it could mean the end of the world.

The comet has arrived. The elite mages, once primed to hold their ground, now find themselves in a panic. They’ve been separated, and the upper hand they once called their own has been stolen from right under their noses.

The Pishacha are ready to release Kashmeru from his tomb, to destroy the Lotus empress, and follow their dark god into the new era. To stop them, the elite mages must give up the very thing they’ve been fighting for—and hope it’s enough to win the war.

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Amethyst Mage
Book Six in the Empire of the Lotus Series
Snowy Wings Publishing, January 19, 2021

As the Akutake comet nears, the disruption of magic has come at the most inopportune time.

The sanctuary of the mages has been compromised. Not only is their safety at risk, but the location of the arcane daggers is a heartbeat away from being discovered by the Pishacha.

With the war’s showdown on the horizon, the elite mages are grasping at straws in their attempt to stop the enemy from unleashing their evil god and his plan to end the world.

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Sapphire Mage
Book Five in the Empire of the Lotus Series
Snowy Wings Publishing, November 10, 2020

In the battle to save the world, things have taken a fatal turn.

The elite mages have succeeded in getting ahead of Kashmeru’s shadow army, but now the power has shifted, and the good guys have taken a hit. It’s up to Jae and the rest of the crew to outwit the Pishacha and take back what they’ve lost.

Loyalties are tested and resilience pushed to the limits, as the war continues between the divine and evil.

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Emerald Mage
Book Four in the Empire of the Lotus Series
Snowy Wings Publishing, July 28, 2020

A foreboding prophecy. A lost empress. And a battle to determine the fate of the world.

In the arduous war against the dark god Kashmeru, the elite mages have managed to track down half of the magical daggers. But the enemy isn’t far behind.

Leading the shadow army, the dark mages have won battles of their own, and the Lotus empress is still under Kashmeru’s control. But mysteries are unraveling that could help the elite mages gain an advantage—if they can survive long enough to fulfill their legacies.

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Golden Mage
Book Three in the Empire of the Lotus Series
Snowy Wings Publishing, May 26, 2020

Haunted by evil. Bound by prophecy. Driven by faith.

Consumed by his doomed love for the empress Lakshmi, Kashmeru will stop at nothing to break the spell that has kept him locked in a hidden tomb. With the comet Akutake fast approaching, the clock is ticking for the elite mages to gather and fight Kashmeru’s shadow army and the mysterious and powerful dark mages.

As Mayhara, Jae, and Shiro race to acquire the arcane daggers before they fall into the wrong hands, Huojin and Salina must face their destinies as golden mages and learn to harness their power to destroy the enemy—before the enemy destroys them first. 

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Copper Mage
Book Two in the Empire of the Lotus Series
Snowy Wings Publishing, March 31, 2020

Arcane daggers. Mysterious Scrolls. A vengeful dark god determined to end the world.

The soldiers of the shadow army are on the rise. The ancient deity Kashmeru has the Lotus empress under his control. It’s up to the elite mages of the Empire of the Lotus to put an end to the dark god’s course of death and destruction.

But mage powers have been outlawed, and not all mages are free. As Mayhara evades the Imperial Police on her quest to gather the elite mages, Shiro must do what is necessary to escape the prison camp he’s been trapped in for years.

The collapse of the universe is at hand, and the pieces of the puzzle must be put together before it’s too late.

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Crimson Mage
Book One in the Empire of the Lotus Series
Snowy Wings Publishing, January 28, 2020

Upon the one hundredth reincarnation of the Lotus empress, the dark god Kashmeru would send out his shadow army--Pishacha--to destroy the reborn empress, which in turn would bring about the collapse of the universe.

The world changed at the time of the Eradication. The New Asian Administration outlawed mages, forbidding any use of their powers. To protect her imprisoned family, Mayhara Guatama made a deal to surrender her mage status and pledge her life to the New Order.

Years have passed, the chaos from the upheaval long since settled. Or so Mayhara believed... until she receives a mysterious message pleading for her help.

Stunned by the claim that the empress has been reincarnated, Mayhara must choose between fealty to the Lotus empire, or honoring the decree that assured her family's safety.


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Cauldon of Ash
A Dark Cauldron Novel written with author Jenna Lee
Shadows and Sorcery boxed set (Carter & Bradley Publishing), May 28, 2019
Individually published August 20, 2019

The night Reagan Dakana discovered her new mysterious powers was a night that forever changed her life. Not only did she accidentally kill her cousin, turning her into a pile of ash, but it also got her landed in a secluded correctional school for delinquent magical beings.

Meeting the mysterious Killian doesn’t make things any better. Sure, he is nice to look at and gives her feelings she never felt before, but Killian’s connection with a dark force could literally be Reagan’s undoing.

When Killian’s dark master learns of Reagan’s special powers, she becomes a target. And soon she must decide: kill or be killed.


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Paragon Rising
Book Two in The Curse of the Phoenix Duology
Snowy Wings Publishing, October 2, 2018

On the brink of war, the fate of the nine realms lies in Tori Kagari's hands. After her arduous efforts to infiltrate the queendom of Avarell, Tori must now escape from it in an unforeseen alliance with a runaway princess and the soldier who saved Tori's life.

When the savage forces of Nostidour take hold of Avarell, Tori must seek out the rulers of the other realms and convince them to join the fight. But when the other realms discover that Tori has been lying about who she is, they are hesitant to trust her. Now Tori must find a way to prove herself, even if it means leading the battle herself and risking everything in the name of peace.


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Phoenix Descending
Book One in The Curse of the Phoenix Duology
Snowy Wings Publishing, November 28, 2017


Since the outbreak of the phoenix fever in Drothidia, Tori Kagari has already lost one family member to the fatal disease. Now, with the fever threatening to wipe out her entire family, she must go against everything she believes in order to save them—even if that means making a deal with the enemy.

When Tori agrees to join forces with the unscrupulous Khadulians, she must take on a false identity in order to infiltrate the queendom of Avarell and fulfill her part of the bargain, all while under the watchful eye of the unforgiving Queen’s Guard. But time is running out, and every lie, theft, and abduction she is forced to carry out may not be enough to free her family from death.

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Magic at Midnight
Morsel (Hansel & Gretel meets vampires retelling)
Snowy Wings Publishing, May 29, 2018

Once upon a time is eternal… Turn the pages and fall into the enchanting worlds of beloved, age-old fairy tales made new again in this fifteen-story collection from Snowy Wings Publishing. A girl with long, long hair is trapped in an attic, ensnared by promises of immortality, the radio her only companion. An android wants to believe in her life, that the feelings she has are real—and that she might be just as beautiful as her famous stepsister. A gamer must save her true love from the mysterious, dark entity that has ensnared him in their MMORPG. A modern teen is lured to the fantastical Land of the Dolls, and only her own cunning can help her escape. These are just a few of the bewitching tales found within Magic at Midnight. From sci-fi to fantasy, contemporary to historical, paranormal and more, there’s a fairy tale retelling in this collection for every reader. Featuring stories from bestselling and award-winning YA authors as well as emerging voices, this anthology will take you to distant worlds and back again—all just familiar enough to make you feel at home.

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Entangled Souls
A Runes Universe novella
Kindle Worlds, April 18, 2017
Due to the closing of Kindle Worlds, this book is no longer available, but will be independently re-released in the near future

Her whole life, Lexi has known that the voices she hears in her head—omens and harbingers of important things to come—are part of being a witch. But what she doesn’t know is that a soul has escaped its reaping while on her family’s property.

When handsome stranger Caden shows up on his motorcycle to tour the vineyard she grew up on, she isn’t aware that he is a Valkyrie searching for the lost soul. All she knows is that the deep attraction she feels for him is undeniable. When Caden finds out Lexi is a witch and asks her to help him track down the soul, Lexi must come to terms with the fact that Caden is immortal and decide if her feelings for a soul reaper are worth the risks.


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Ball Gowns and Blood Stains
Instafreebie, August 2, 2017

It isn’t easy being Lucifer’s daughter, especially when you’ve got a twin brother who’s constantly stealing your thunder. Building an army for their father, Jessie and Jordan move to a new school to collect the damned. Jessie knew her brother would do whatever he could to usurp her efforts, but what she didn’t count on was running into Eli. Jessie’s had her share of human boys and usually tossed them aside when her job was done, but something about Eli haunts her. Something about him makes her want to be good.

When her father demands to have Eli’s soul—an act that Jordan would be more than happy to execute—Jessie must decide between killing Eli and saving him. But no matter what she decides, she’s damned either way.



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Fragments of Darkness
Under the Surface (anthology short story)
September 13, 2017

From between the cracks of imagination, among the splinters of the unknown, and upon the winds of mystery, lurk the Fragments of Darkness.

With legends of killer mermaids to tales of Civil War era ghosts, ten passionate story-tellers come together to bring you yarns of fantasy, paranormal, and chills and thrills that will entertain, intrigue, and enchant young adult and new adult readers alike.

Under the Surface: A group of college kids gets trapped on campus during a storm, but high winds and torrential rain is the least of their worries as one by one they start turning up dead. Suddenly, the rumors of a mysterious, scaled creature lurking on campus don’t seem so improbable.

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The First Mourning
Scare Me To Sleep Anthology
October 3, 2016
No longer available

Brothers Cain and Abel come to life once more in Dorothy Dreyer’s The First Mourning – a haunting tale of sibling rivalry bound by insecurities, the need for parental approval and affection, and the precarious line between love and hate. Some sins can’t be erased.

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Grim Resurrection
The Vila Chronicles Book One
(Formerly Reaper's Rite: My Sister's Reaper)

Sixteen-year-old Zadie’s first mistake was telling the boy she liked she could bring her dead sister back to life. Her second mistake was actually doing it.

When Zadie accidentally messes with the Reaper’s Rite that should have claimed her sister Mara, things go horribly wrong. Mara isn’t the same anymore—Zadie isn’t even sure she’s completely human. To top it off, a Reaper is determined to collect Mara's soul. Now Zadie must figure out how to defeat her sister’s Reaper or let Mara die … this time for good.

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Grim Possession
The Vila Chronicles Book Two

It’s been months since Zadie faced her sister’s Reaper, months during which she’s been under her mentor’s magical protection. But now that she’s turning seventeen, that protection is about to run out.

When dark forces lure Zadie to wander at night, she’s manipulated into committing unspeakable acts. With her friends and family at risk, Zadie must try to use her powers to break free from the Reaper’s grasp, or surrender to the Reaper’s Rite, which can only lead to death.

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Grim Redemption
The Vila Chronicles Book Three

Just when Zadie thought life was returning to normal, one of the most important people in her life turns up missing. When Zadie finds out this disappearance has something to do with Reapers, her worst fears are realized.

Not only have the Reapers returned, but a plan to up the stakes and bring the Reaper’s Rite to the next level is discovered. Using their Vila powers, Zadie and her sister Mara must set out to rescue their friend and do what they can to put an end to the pact between witches, faeries, and Reapers, before all is lost for eternity.

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