Empire of Talents, fantasy, The Spy in the Silver Palace, Young Adult

Summer Sale: The Spy in the Silver Palace

If you're looking for the perfect book to kick off your summer reading, The Spy in the Silver Palace is currently on sale for $0.99. This series starter is about a shapeshifting spy who works for a princess who's not what she seems. You'll like it if you enjoy YA fantasy adventures by Kristin Cashore,… Continue reading Summer Sale: The Spy in the Silver Palace

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Read THE SPY IN THE SILVER PALACE for free this week!

The first book in the Empire of Talents trilogy is free for the first time ever! Download The Spy in the Silver Palace to get caught up in a world of court intrigue and treacherous secrets. You'll meet a talented shapeshifter who dreams of being a spy and a princess who's not what she seems.… Continue reading Read THE SPY IN THE SILVER PALACE for free this week!

A Traitor at the Stone Court, Empire of Talents, fantasy, The Spy in the Silver Palace, Young Adult

New: Empire of Talents Complete Box Set

Hey everyone! I wanted to let you know that I've compiled all the Empire of Talents books into a digital box set. This YA fantasy trilogy features a shapeshifting spy who goes to work for a princess in a decadent fantasy empire. There's court intrigue, sweet romance, mystery, adventure, and masquerade balls where the characters… Continue reading New: Empire of Talents Complete Box Set

A Traitor at the Stone Court, Empire of Talents, fantasy, The Spy in the Silver Palace, Young Adult

A Traitor at the Stone Court + stats!

The final book in the Empire of Talents trilogy is out this week! A Traitor at the Stone Court takes us to the mysterious land of Obsidian, where Mica must pull off a dangerous impersonation with the help of an unexpected ally. This book was a lot of fun to write, and I hope you'll… Continue reading A Traitor at the Stone Court + stats!

A Traitor at the Stone Court, Empire of Talents, fantasy, The Spy in the Silver Palace, Young Adult

Cover Reveal: A Traitor at the Stone Court

I'm so excited to share the cover art for Empire of Talents Book 3. This is the eighth cover Deranged Doctor Design has created for my books, and I couldn't be happier with how it turned out. They took the challenge of a character who can change her appearance at will and ran with it!… Continue reading Cover Reveal: A Traitor at the Stone Court

Empire of Talents, fantasy, The Spy in the Silver Palace, Young Adult

Launch Week: An Imposter with a Crown

It's Launch Week, everyone! The second book in the Empire of Talents series is officially out on Kindle, paperback, and Kindle Unlimited. Mica's adventures in Jewel Harbor continue as she struggles in her role as the full-time imposter for Princess Jessamyn. We get to see a lot more of the Windfast Empire in this book, and… Continue reading Launch Week: An Imposter with a Crown

Empire of Talents, fantasy, The Spy in the Silver Palace, Young Adult

Cover Reveal: An Imposter with a Crown

Today I'm very excited to share the cover art for the second book in the Empire of Talents YA fantasy series. Deranged Doctor Design have done a wonderful job yet again! An Imposter with a Crown will launch at the end of January. If you haven't read the first book yet, you can find  The Spy in the Silver Palace on… Continue reading Cover Reveal: An Imposter with a Crown

Empire of Talents, fantasy, The Spy in the Silver Palace, writing, Young Adult

On naming and renaming

It has been nearly two weeks since the launch of The Spy in the Silver Palace, my new YA fantasy adventure about a girl who can change her appearance. Today I want to tell the story of how I almost gave the main character the wrong name. I don't have a particularly scientific method for coming… Continue reading On naming and renaming

Empire of Talents, fantasy, The Spy in the Silver Palace, Young Adult

The Spy in the Silver Palace

The first book in my new YA fantasy series is out now! The Spy in the Silver Palace is a tale of mystery, romance, and courtly intrigue. My goal with this book was to write a story that anyone who loved the Steel & Fire series would enjoy, while also trying new things in a new world.… Continue reading The Spy in the Silver Palace

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The EMPIRE OF TALENTS Map Reveal

I have something fun to share with you fantasy readers! This is the map for my new Empire of Talents series. The first book set in the Windfast Empire launches one week from today. I drew this map by hand, working on it intermittently while writing the book. I went with a slightly different style than… Continue reading The EMPIRE OF TALENTS Map Reveal