These books are finished, edited, and in various stages of pursuing publication. Click a title for the books' individual pages, which include excerpts, art, and credits.
- Bad Fairy: Genre: Fantasy (fairy tale retelling). * Length: 40 chapters/~390 pages/~115,000 words. * Status: Acquired representation with a literary agent. * Begun 4/2009 - Completed 6/2011 - Extensive edit 6/2012.
Notes: This is book 1 of a trilogy. The book was originally one large book that was 255,000 words long. The second and third volumes are planned. My agent is currently querying editors to try to establish a publishing deal.
Tag line: What happened before Sleeping Beauty slept?
- Finding Mulligan: Genre: Young adult crossover (magical realism/college/romance). * Length: 26 Chapters/420 pages/~120,000 words. * Status: On hold in the submission process until I (hopefully) get a publishing deal for the above series. * Begun 9/10/06 - Completed 3/31/08.
Notes: Was a quarter-finalist in the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award competition in 2011 and 2012.
Tag line: What if you fell in love with someone who might not exist?
- Stupid Questions: Genre: Science fiction/romance. * Length: 29 chapters/~380 pages/~100,000 words. * Status: Completed, but shelved for now while trying to get a publishing deal. * Begun 2/2011 - Completed 6/3/2012.
Notes: Based on a novella of the same name, but rewritten and fleshed out.
Tag line: How do you have a down-to-earth romance with a girl who can fly?
These books are underway but incomplete. Click a title for the books' individual pages.
- Joint Custody: Genre: Kids' fiction (middle reader/realistic fiction). * Length: 5 chapters/62 pages/~18,500 words. * Status: In progress/on hold/back burner. * Begun 11/5/02.
Notes: Has been on hold since 2006, but not abandoned.
Tag line: "Mom's house" or "Dad's house." Where's "my house"?