postapocalyptic, science fiction, writing, Young Adult

Wake Me After the Apocalypse

I'm very excited to announce the launch of my 13th novel! Wake Me After the Apocalypse is a young adult science fiction adventure. Think Passengers meets Deep Impact with a little bit of The Martian thrown in. It's a little different from my recent books. Looking forward to hearing what you think! Get the ebook and paperback on Amazon or read it for… Continue reading Wake Me After the Apocalypse

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

Dance of Steel, Duel of Fire, fantasy, King of Mist, Steel and Fire

Dance of Steel is live!

I'm happy to announce that Book 3 in the Steel and Fire series is out on Kindle this week! Dance of Steel features sword AND knife fighting, plenty of magic, dangerous new enemies, and an epic journey through the Lands Below. I can't wait for you to read Dara and Siv's next adventure! Get it on Kindle here.… Continue reading Dance of Steel is live!

Duel of Fire, fantasy, King of Mist, Steel and Fire


The second book in the Steel and Fire series is out now! Dara and Siv's adventures continue in King of Mist, an action-packed fantasy adventure set in the mountaintop kingdom of Vertigon. If you haven't read Book 1 yet, find it in ebook and paperback, or read it for FREE on Kindle Unlimited. Here's the blurb for… Continue reading KING OF MIST!

Burnt Sea

BURNT SEA (and a sale!)

The prequel to Seabound is officially out on Kindle and as a beautiful 374-page paperback. Read Burnt Sea now to experience the beginning of the apocalypse and the Catalina's journey to sea. You'll recognize many of the characters, but you're also in for a few surprises! Buy Burnt Sea for $2.99 before September 7th, when the price goes up a… Continue reading BURNT SEA (and a sale!)

seabound, seaswept, writing

Kindle Countdown Deal + 5 books I’d take to a desert island

Seabound is currently on a Kindle Countdown Deal sale for $0.99. So far it has been doing well, hanging out in the top 16,000 on Amazon. This will only last until the 11th. If you want a bargain on a post-apocalyptic adventure at sea buy it today! Elsewhere on the internet: I was recently interviewed… Continue reading Kindle Countdown Deal + 5 books I’d take to a desert island