I am a new writer and I am starting a series of YA mystery books. I love coffee, and all types of music and I'm normally reading at least three books at one time. I very much appreciate all help and suggestions. Thanks so much!!
Trish McDee was born in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria (it was Lancashire then) and lived there until she left to get married. She now lives in Scotland
Joel R. Dennstedt, born and raised in San Diego, California, lived 15 years in Alaska. In 2012, he and his brother Stephen embarked on a lifetime journey to travel the world. The author is currently (2015) traveling through the countries of Central and South America. He is working on his latest novel - a work of literary fiction.
Keith Gillison is a UK writer of flash fiction, short stories and novels in many genres including humour, crime and horror. His stories have been published in magazines, anthologies and online. His first novel, The Boss Killers – a dark humour crime novel - was published in 2015.
Imagine Dick Francis listing toward adventure races instead of horse racing, or Diane Mott Davidson writing about triathlons in lieu of catering. With a background in adventure races including competing in the Army Best Ranger Competition Dick Hannah provides a fresh voice and real world glimpse into the world of adventure racing and fitness in his thriller novels.
Prior to starting his writing career he spent four years as a Ranger team leader and continues to stay sharp by working as a fitness consultant at a fitness bootcamp. When not racing or writing, Dick works full-time as...
Chantelle Atkins was born and raised in Dorset, England and still resides there now with her husband, four children and multiple pets. She is addicted to both reading and music, and is on a mission to become as self-sufficient as possible. She writes for both the young adult and adult genres. Her fiction is described as gritty, edgy and compelling. Her debut Young Adult novel The Mess Of Me deals with eating disorders, self-harm, fractured families and first love. Her second novel, The Boy With The Thorn In His Side follows the musical journey of a young boy attempting to escape his brutal...
Kim Kash is the author of the Jamie August novel series: Ocean City Cover-up (2015) and Ocean City Lowdown (2013), and the bestselling Ocean City: A Guide to Maryland's Seaside Resort (Channel Lake, 2009). She is a Maryland native and a founder of the Greenbelt Farmers Market near Washington, D.C. A few years ago, Kim and her husband sold everything and moved to the Middle East. Since then, she has traveled extensively and has taken up sailing, diving, and rock climbing. Living overseas has given Kim a deep appreciation for the weathered charm of the mid-Atlantic states.
Sandra C. López is one of today's influential Latina authors in Young Adult literature. Her first novel, "Esperanza: A Latina Story", was published in March 2008 WHILE she was still in college. Shortly after that, she wrote the follow up to "Esperanza" called "Beyond the Gardens", published in October 2009. Now, this young writer is a full graduate of Cal State University Fullerton with a BFA in the arts. She was named as one of "2011 Top Ten New Latino Authors to Watch" by Latino Stories.
Bestselling author Vicki Lesage proves daily that raising two French kids isn't as easy as the hype lets on. In her three minutes of spare time per week, she writes, sips bubbly, and prepares for the impending zombie apocalypse. She lives in Paris with her French husband, rambunctious son, and charming daughter, all of whom mercifully don't laugh when she says "au revoir."
She penned the Paris Confessions series in between diaper changes and wine refills. She writes about the ups and downs of life in the City of Light at VickiLesage.com.
Kari is a romance, historical fiction, and fantasy author. She was inspired to write after moving from Arkansas to the colorful and energetic city of New York. She and her husband now life in France and spend as much time as possible traveling across Europe. Kari's passion for creating art was developed from the time she was a child. Her artistic endeavors have ranged from music composition to photography to fashion design, but writing novels is far and away her favorite artistic outlet. She can often be found wrapped up in her favorite blanket, writing her next novel with a cup of...