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Jeni Chappelle

Jeni Chappelle - Editor

Charlotte, NC

I'm a freelance editor and writing coach. I blog about writing stuff. My passion is helping writers bring their books to life.

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The Caretaker of Imagination

Z.R. Southcombe

Bored with his normal life, John Carroll runs away with his faithful cat in search of adventure. When he meets a real-life pirate, John realizes there is much more to the world than he’d ever thought possible – that magic is real, and in desperate need of a hero. John must convince the (once fearsome) Captain Simon Peabody to join him on a fantastic and perilous quest to find the only person w... read more

Bored with his normal life, John Carroll runs away with his faithful cat in search of adventure. When he meets a real-life pirate, John realizes there is much more to the world than he’d ever thought possible – that magic is real, and in desperate need of a hero. John must convince the (once fearsome) Captain Simon Peabody to join him on a fantastic and perilous quest to find the only person w... read more

Playing by the Rules (Secrets and Lies Book 1)

D'Ann Burrow

Piney Bluff, Texas. The absolute last place seventeen-year-old Kennedy Thatcher wanted to spend the last few weeks of summer vacation. But when her father's work means he has to disappear, she ends up living with her aunt in the middle of nowhere. Some secrets are good. Kennedy wants to go home, especially before she breaks Rule #1 - Never tell. Some secrets are bad. Kennedy has a gift, even t... read more

Piney Bluff, Texas. The absolute last place seventeen-year-old Kennedy Thatcher wanted to spend the last few weeks of summer vacation. But when her father's work means he has to disappear, she ends up living with her aunt in the middle of nowhere. Some secrets are good. Kennedy wants to go home, especially before she breaks Rule #1 - Never tell. Some secrets are bad. Kennedy has a gift, even t... read more

Dead Girl Blues (Taxi for the Dead Book 2)

Joyce Lavene, Jim Lavene

A Taxi for the Dead Novel By Joyce and Jim Lavene National Bestselling Authors of Broken Hearted Ghoul and Dae’s Christmas Past When Nashville cop Skye Mertz and her husband, Jacob, are killed in a wreck, Skye is given the opportunity to come back for twenty years to raise her five-year-old daughter, Kate. With her ghostly mother-in-law’s help, Skye hopes to be there until Kate is old enough t... read more

A Taxi for the Dead Novel By Joyce and Jim Lavene National Bestselling Authors of Broken Hearted Ghoul and Dae’s Christmas Past When Nashville cop Skye Mertz and her husband, Jacob, are killed in a wreck, Skye is given the opportunity to come back for twenty years to raise her five-year-old daughter, Kate. With her ghostly mother-in-law’s help, Skye hopes to be there until Kate is old enough t... read more

No Denying Sin (N'awlins Exotica Book 3)

BLMorticia, Michael Mandrake

Living in the Big Easy is downright deadly especially if you’re a stripper. When another exotic dancer is found dead in her apartment, the heat mounts on Frankie and his fellow detectives to find the killer. Due to the magnitude of this unsolved mystery along with the LaBoy murders, tension runs high at nineteen making it hard for all to breathe around the police station and sending everyone i... read more

Living in the Big Easy is downright deadly especially if you’re a stripper. When another exotic dancer is found dead in her apartment, the heat mounts on Frankie and his fellow detectives to find the killer. Due to the magnitude of this unsolved mystery along with the LaBoy murders, tension runs high at nineteen making it hard for all to breathe around the police station and sending everyone i... read more

Covering Her Assets: A Dix Dodd Mystery (Dix Dodd Mysteries Book 4)

Norah Wilson, Heather Doherty

Dix Dodd is going undercover again, this time at the behest of Elizabeth Bee. No, make that Mrs. Hugh Drammen. Our favorite, ever-enterprising spa worker has snagged herself a wealthy octogenarian husband. But she believes someone is out to kill her darling “Hugh-Bear”. She’s not about to let that happen, at least not before their first anniversary when her inheritance entitlement kicks in. Ac... read more

Dix Dodd is going undercover again, this time at the behest of Elizabeth Bee. No, make that Mrs. Hugh Drammen. Our favorite, ever-enterprising spa worker has snagged herself a wealthy octogenarian husband. But she believes someone is out to kill her darling “Hugh-Bear”. She’s not about to let that happen, at least not before their first anniversary when her inheritance entitlement kicks in. Ac... read more

Lethal Lily (A Peggy Lee Garden Mystery Book 7)

joyce Lavene, Jim Lavene

Part-time garden shop owner/part-time forensic botanist, Peggy Lee is trying to discover if the death of Ann Fletcher 20 years ago was an accident - or foul play. In return, she hopes to receive more information about her late husband's death. She knows John Lee was murdered, but questions have arisen as to why he was killed. She is working with a private detective who stumbles across his own ... read more

Part-time garden shop owner/part-time forensic botanist, Peggy Lee is trying to discover if the death of Ann Fletcher 20 years ago was an accident - or foul play. In return, she hopes to receive more information about her late husband's death. She knows John Lee was murdered, but questions have arisen as to why he was killed. She is working with a private detective who stumbles across his own ... read more

The Riddle of Riddles: When is the riddle the answer?

Thomas McGann

“When is the riddle the answer?” is The Riddle of Riddles. Solving the riddle becomes the task of a boy, Will, who looks for the answer in this book, and is transported to the Realm of Reflection where his search begins. Clues to the answer to the riddle are hidden in the text for Will, and the reader, to find. However, powerful forces are allied against Will to delay and, ultimately, defeat h... read more

“When is the riddle the answer?” is The Riddle of Riddles. Solving the riddle becomes the task of a boy, Will, who looks for the answer in this book, and is transported to the Realm of Reflection where his search begins. Clues to the answer to the riddle are hidden in the text for Will, and the reader, to find. However, powerful forces are allied against Will to delay and, ultimately, defeat h... read more

Mum's gay and Dad's a lesbian

A G Chambers

Having gay parents didn’t screw me up. Fifty Shades did. And all those other bloody erotic novels and rom coms that made out like sex was this wonderful, magical thing. It’s not. It’s messy and awkward, there are limbs in strange places, and you pant — not because it’s hot, but because you’re out of breath. Some of those Kama Sutra positions are hard. For so long we’ve all just been left in th... read more

Having gay parents didn’t screw me up. Fifty Shades did. And all those other bloody erotic novels and rom coms that made out like sex was this wonderful, magical thing. It’s not. It’s messy and awkward, there are limbs in strange places, and you pant — not because it’s hot, but because you’re out of breath. Some of those Kama Sutra positions are hard. For so long we’ve all just been left in th... read more

Reflections: Prayers from the Heart of a 14 - Year Old Boy: A Small Victory in Prayer

Michael Alexander Beas

Reflections is an inspirational prayer book created for young adults looking to seek guidance in a world that is in constant change.It was written when I was only fourteen-years of age trying to surpass all of the temptations our world constantly presents us. Somehow, thanks to our Lord Jesus Christ, these prayers have managed to not only stand the test of time, which has lasted over twenty ye... read more

Reflections is an inspirational prayer book created for young adults looking to seek guidance in a world that is in constant change.It was written when I was only fourteen-years of age trying to surpass all of the temptations our world constantly presents us. Somehow, thanks to our Lord Jesus Christ, these prayers have managed to not only stand the test of time, which has lasted over twenty ye... read more

Seduction (Big, Beautiful Werewolf, Werewolves of Montana) (Werewolves of Montana Mating Mini Book 1)

Bonnie Vanak

Welcome to the sensual world of the Lupine, where the burning drive to mate claims all... Desperate to free her family from their evil alpha, curvy werewolf Alexa Grant sells her virginity in a private auction. Alexa has heard nothing good about Jeremiah Jackson Taylor, the ruthless and cold Lupine who purchased her innocence. She’d rather experience passion with J.J., the sexy and handsome co... read more

Welcome to the sensual world of the Lupine, where the burning drive to mate claims all... Desperate to free her family from their evil alpha, curvy werewolf Alexa Grant sells her virginity in a private auction. Alexa has heard nothing good about Jeremiah Jackson Taylor, the ruthless and cold Lupine who purchased her innocence. She’d rather experience passion with J.J., the sexy and handsome co... read more

Familiar

Electra Nanou

What would you do if you inherited a necklace that was as much trouble as it was worth? Ruby Thrade rather likes hers, passengers and all. It is her birthright, a gift from her grandmother. It is also a trophy coveted by another. A short story of dark deeds done to a cello's song.

What would you do if you inherited a necklace that was as much trouble as it was worth? Ruby Thrade rather likes hers, passengers and all. It is her birthright, a gift from her grandmother. It is also a trophy coveted by another. A short story of dark deeds done to a cello's song.

Bewitching Boots (Renaissance Faire Mystery Book 7)

Joyce Lavene, Jim Lavene

Jessie Morton is thrilled when she finds Bill Warren, an old fashioned shoemaker, and he agrees to come back to Renaissance Faire Village with her. She’s not so thrilled when claims to have elf magic, and he falls for Princess Isabelle. The dancing slippers Bill makes for Isabelle make him a suspect when the princess takes a leap from the castle terrace. Now, Jessie must find the lady or lord ... read more

Jessie Morton is thrilled when she finds Bill Warren, an old fashioned shoemaker, and he agrees to come back to Renaissance Faire Village with her. She’s not so thrilled when claims to have elf magic, and he falls for Princess Isabelle. The dancing slippers Bill makes for Isabelle make him a suspect when the princess takes a leap from the castle terrace. Now, Jessie must find the lady or lord ... read more

Broken Hearted Ghoul (Taxi for the Dead Paranormal Mysteries Book 1)

Joyce Lavene, Jim Lavene

The first novel in the Taxi for the Dead Series: Broken Hearted Ghoul It’s been two years since Skye Mertz agreed to drive Abe’s Taxi for the Dead, transporting his zombie workers back to the man who gave them an additional twenty years of life. She’s raising her daughter, with the help of her ghostly mother-in-law, and keeps looking for what killed her husband the night she died. Now she has ... read more

The first novel in the Taxi for the Dead Series: Broken Hearted Ghoul It’s been two years since Skye Mertz agreed to drive Abe’s Taxi for the Dead, transporting his zombie workers back to the man who gave them an additional twenty years of life. She’s raising her daughter, with the help of her ghostly mother-in-law, and keeps looking for what killed her husband the night she died. Now she has ... read more

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