Hi all! As I'm rewriting Nocturna, I realized I never really introduced the concubines and their children in the Second Palace (the harem/seraglio) like I did Valon, Alexei, Di, and Julian. Of course, this won't be as in-depth since there are so many, but I wanted to give a brief overview of their names, birthplaces, … Continue reading Character Profiles: Concubines and their Children
Okay, so I recently found this extra scene I wrote for Nocturna way back in 2015 for Father's Day, a year before the book was even published. I had posted this on my website already, but it was hidden away and no one saw it. Including me, since I forgot I posted it. So I'm … Continue reading Short Story: Nocturna – Father’s Day
There’s exactly 1 week left until my 23rd birthday, and if you’ve been following any of my social media, you’ll know that’s also the day I plan to start my week-long Kindle sale for NOCTURNA, my very first book. On May 3, 2019 at 12:00 PM, the book sale starts at $0.99. Over the … Continue reading Book Sale for NOCTURNA
Finally! Finally, Beastly Deception has been published. Nearly a year later than I first planned but, hey, that's life. You can preorder the ebook now on Amazon.com for $3.99 or you can wait until October 31, 2018 to buy the monstrous tale in paperback format for $6.99 and ebook format for $4.99. It's definitely a … Continue reading BEASTLY DECEPTION NOW AVAILABLE
Chapter One “Mother? Father?” Iliana questioned, confused, hovering over her bedridden twin as she watched her parents carefully. They stood in the doorway, faces pinched. Her father’s chestnut hair was mussed, looking strange compared to the neat, slicked-back style he usually wore. Her mother’s green eyes were puffy, as though she had been crying. It … Continue reading Book Preview: Beastly Deception
I'm hosting a giveaway on Goodreads for NOCTURNA as a celebration of my debut novel's 5th month of publication. (...though as of yesterday it's really the 6th month now...) The giveaway only lasts a week so make sure you enter to have a chance to win 1 of 2 signed copies! Here's the summary for … Continue reading NOCTURNA Giveaway
Hey everyone! Guess what? Tomorrow (December 18, 2016, 8:00 AM PST) the Kindle edition of Nocturna goes on sale for only $1.99! It ends Christmas Day so get my book 60% off while you can! SUMMARY A kingdom inhabited by creatures of myth, Nocturna has existed since before the dawn of history. Valon Wess is … Continue reading NOCTURNA SALE
Check out this amazing review for my new book, Nocturna, that just came out today. Thank you so much and I’m very glad you liked it!
Original Title: Nocturna
Year Published: Today, 1/12-2016. If you are interested it is available on Amazon.
Published by: Self-published (an arc was kindly provided by the author in exchange for an honest review)
Number of Pages: 394
First Sentence: “Terror spiked in my veins as arms wrapped around me, caging me, stopping me from escaping.”
Goodreads Rating: 4/5
A kingdom inhabited by creatures of myth, Nocturna has existed since before the dawn of history.
Valon Wess is unaware of this world like the rest of the humans on Earth. At least, he was until he’s kidnapped, joining Di and other humans on their unwilling way to Nocturna.
Valon becomes the Dragon King Alexei’s first male concubine in a nation where humans are slaves. With his arrival bringing many changes to this monstrous society, Valon must learn to accept his position in this strange, ancient…
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I just wanted to give a description of the capital city where my main character Valon spends most of his time in my debut YA fantasy romance novel NOCTURNA, which is named after the country the city Udea is located in and hidden within modern-day Turkey. After the death of King Gideon in 127 (CE), the … Continue reading Udea, Capital of Nocturna
Whoo! Finally! NOCTURNA is finally available (well, for preorder at least). You can check out the landing page here. Or you can just go straight on to buying it at Amazon: Paperback: $14.99 Kindle: $4.99 But if you're still hesitant, you can get the first 10 chapters of NOCTURNA absolutely free by signing up for … Continue reading PREORDER IS NOW OPEN!