Adriel Wiggins

Adriel Wiggins - Editor

Fayetteville, AR, USA

I specialize in series continuity especially for worlds created from scratch. I'll help you make your details stay consistent.

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Overview

Adriel Wiggins has lived her life in pursuit of learning new things. This insatiable curiosity has led to her being a virtual assistant and continuity editor for independent authors. Long before she was an adult, she had much practice in the art of being a right-hand-woman. Over the last twenty years, her career path has taken many interesting twists, all of which have added to her skills and passion for that art. She loves putting out fires and clearing mundane, routine tasks so that authors can focus on the important work.
Services
Languages
English (US)
Fiction
Fantasy
Mystery & Crime
Romance
Science Fiction

Work experience

Continuity Editor

Beast Press Ltd
October, 2018 – Present (almost 2 years)

Distribution Manager

WordFire Press
November, 2017 – Present (almost 3 years)

Continuity Editor

Tau Press Ltd
January, 2017 – Present (over 3 years)

Owner

Self-employed
August, 2014 – Present (about 6 years)

I began as a beta reader who gave feedback that had authors asking to pay for my continuity editing services. That has grown and expanded over time to include many other author services.

Portfolio (27 selected works)

Rouen Chronicles

Raven Steele, Ava Mason

From Book 1: "Karma takes too long. I'd rather beat the shit out of you right now." With a dagger in her boot and blades in her bra, Briar, a powerful shifter, arrives in Rouen with one goal: find and kill Dominic, the man responsible for the destruction of her entire family and wolf pack. When she discovers he is an Alpha surrounded by muscle-ripped shifters and equally as strong witches, she... read more

From Book 1: "Karma takes too long. I'd rather beat the shit out of you right now." With a dagger in her boot and blades in her bra, Briar, a powerful shifter, arrives in Rouen with one goal: find and kill Dominic, the man responsible for the destruction of her entire family and wolf pack. When she discovers he is an Alpha surrounded by muscle-ripped shifters and equally as strong witches, she... read more

KYMIERA Season 1

Steve Turnbull

From Book 1: KYMIERA Episode 1: PURITYThe story of a teenage girl who's turning into a monster - literally.Chloe Dark is an ordinary girl in an extraordinary world. But when her closest friend is kidnapped and the police seem powerless to help, she sets out to find her alone. But things are not what they seem and in this dystopian world anyone can be a target.And anyone can become a monster. E... read more

From Book 1: KYMIERA Episode 1: PURITYThe story of a teenage girl who's turning into a monster - literally.Chloe Dark is an ordinary girl in an extraordinary world. But when her closest friend is kidnapped and the police seem powerless to help, she sets out to find her alone. But things are not what they seem and in this dystopian world anyone can be a target.And anyone can become a monster. E... read more

The Dragons of Esternes

Steve Turnbull

From Book 1: What value is freedom when you can’t even ride a dragon?As the life of a slave goes, Kantees doesn't have it too bad. Being responsible for a racing dragon means her existence is more than just drudgery and fear, even if her life is at the whim of her masters and their rules.But when her dragon wakes her in the middle of the night Kantees is forced to make a life-or-death decision... read more

From Book 1: What value is freedom when you can’t even ride a dragon?As the life of a slave goes, Kantees doesn't have it too bad. Being responsible for a racing dragon means her existence is more than just drudgery and fear, even if her life is at the whim of her masters and their rules.But when her dragon wakes her in the middle of the night Kantees is forced to make a life-or-death decision... read more

Maliha Anderson

Steve Turnbull

From Book 1: A gruesome death. An airship full of suspects. Maliha Anderson, a brilliant and fiercely independent Anglo-Indian, is on her way home to make peace with her past and future. When the nurse of a wheelchair-bound General turns up dead, the accusations begin to fly as fast as the Sky Liner RMS Macedonia zips across the clouds. Unlike the baffled authorities, Maliha believes the Gener... read more

From Book 1: A gruesome death. An airship full of suspects. Maliha Anderson, a brilliant and fiercely independent Anglo-Indian, is on her way home to make peace with her past and future. When the nurse of a wheelchair-bound General turns up dead, the accusations begin to fly as fast as the Sky Liner RMS Macedonia zips across the clouds. Unlike the baffled authorities, Maliha believes the Gener... read more

Modern Girl's Guide

Gina Drayer

From Book 1: A chance encounter leads to an outrageous proposal. Two weeks. One little lie. Too busy with work, Matt didn’t have time for a girlfriend. But a girlfriend was exactly what he needed—at least for the duration of his family's trip. This vacation was supposed to help Beth relax, and she was looking for a little fun to spice things up. So when the charming stranger asked her to be hi... read more

From Book 1: A chance encounter leads to an outrageous proposal. Two weeks. One little lie. Too busy with work, Matt didn’t have time for a girlfriend. But a girlfriend was exactly what he needed—at least for the duration of his family's trip. This vacation was supposed to help Beth relax, and she was looking for a little fun to spice things up. So when the charming stranger asked her to be hi... read more

Lotus Petals: A Supernatural Mystery

Gina Drayer

The dead are easy. It's the living you need to worry about. Olivia Harmon isn’t much of a people person. But then again, most Empaths aren’t. It's not easy to deal with the constant assault of other people's emotions. That's why she prefers to work with the dead. As a funeral director, Olivia can keep her distance from the day to day drama of the living, and control her temperamental gift. But... read more

The dead are easy. It's the living you need to worry about. Olivia Harmon isn’t much of a people person. But then again, most Empaths aren’t. It's not easy to deal with the constant assault of other people's emotions. That's why she prefers to work with the dead. As a funeral director, Olivia can keep her distance from the day to day drama of the living, and control her temperamental gift. But... read more

A Shifter's Rage: A Gritty Urban Fantasy Novel (Rouen Chronicles Book 2)

Raven Steele, Ava Mason

"I never go to bed angry. I stay awake and plot my revenge." Imprisoned for killing Silas, Briar's only chance of surviving is to rely on her roommates and Luke, the sexy shifter she loves to hate. But getting free won't solve her problems. She still has to kill Dominic, the pack Alpha who murdered her entire family. To do that, she has to make Dominic believe she's still team bad guys so she ... read more

"I never go to bed angry. I stay awake and plot my revenge." Imprisoned for killing Silas, Briar's only chance of surviving is to rely on her roommates and Luke, the sexy shifter she loves to hate. But getting free won't solve her problems. She still has to kill Dominic, the pack Alpha who murdered her entire family. To do that, she has to make Dominic believe she's still team bad guys so she ... read more

A Shifter's Revenge: A Gritty Urban Fantasy Novel (Rouen Chronicles Book 3)

Raven Steele, Ava Mason

"Never kick me when I'm down, because when I get back up ... you're screwed." Briar should be living the easy life. She finally checked off the last name on her kill list. The new pack Alpha isn't an a-hole, and her smoking hot shifter boyfriend is finally ready to spelunk her bat-cave. But she should've remembered that life hates her. An unknown evil force is kidnapping people to create an ar... read more

"Never kick me when I'm down, because when I get back up ... you're screwed." Briar should be living the easy life. She finally checked off the last name on her kill list. The new pack Alpha isn't an a-hole, and her smoking hot shifter boyfriend is finally ready to spelunk her bat-cave. But she should've remembered that life hates her. An unknown evil force is kidnapping people to create an ar... read more

A Vampire's Bane: A Gritty Urban Fantasy Novel (Rouen Chronicles Book 4)

Raven Steele, Ava Mason

“The monster isn’t under my bed. It’s screaming inside my head.” Cursed by the Kiss of Eternal Night, Samira lives her life as an ancient and powerful vampire, guarding her emotions carefully. One slip up and the darkness inside her could send her on a rage-filled, bloodlust path of death and destruction. It’s happened once before, and it could easily happen again. For over a century, she’s ma... read more

“The monster isn’t under my bed. It’s screaming inside my head.” Cursed by the Kiss of Eternal Night, Samira lives her life as an ancient and powerful vampire, guarding her emotions carefully. One slip up and the darkness inside her could send her on a rage-filled, bloodlust path of death and destruction. It’s happened once before, and it could easily happen again. For over a century, she’s ma... read more

A Monster's Death: A Gritty Urban Fantasy Novel (Rouen Chronicles Book 5)

Raven Steele

The city doesn't need another hero. It needs a monster. Aris has lived beneath the streets all his life as a growing evil overtook the city he loved. He’s watched the people suffer, smelled their fear, and heard their cries for mercy. All while they lived under the control of the ruthless man who murdered his parents. But the time has come for Aris to rise from the darkness. He’s trained his w... read more

The city doesn't need another hero. It needs a monster. Aris has lived beneath the streets all his life as a growing evil overtook the city he loved. He’s watched the people suffer, smelled their fear, and heard their cries for mercy. All while they lived under the control of the ruthless man who murdered his parents. But the time has come for Aris to rise from the darkness. He’s trained his w... read more

A Monster's Birth: A Gritty Urban Fantasy Novel (Rouen Chronicles Book 6)

Raven Steele

“The only monster you need to be afraid of is the one inside of me.” Aris Crow returns to Coast City not as a hero, but as a powerful vampire determined to kill the dark creatures who destroyed all that mattered to him. But, as a monster himself, he'll have to conquer his own demons and also unite with old enemies if he has any chance of saving his city. Scroll up and download this novel today... read more

“The only monster you need to be afraid of is the one inside of me.” Aris Crow returns to Coast City not as a hero, but as a powerful vampire determined to kill the dark creatures who destroyed all that mattered to him. But, as a monster himself, he'll have to conquer his own demons and also unite with old enemies if he has any chance of saving his city. Scroll up and download this novel today... read more

A Monster's Fight: A Gritty Urban Fantasy Novel (Rouen Chronicles Book 7)

Raven Steele

“I stopped fighting my inner monster. We’re on the same side now.” Aris is back, but he's not alone. His once greatest enemy fights alongside him to take down Coast City's biggest villain. But the city isn't how they remembered. Vampires have taken over, and Aris isn't powerful enough to defeat them. His only hope is to tap into the ancient powers coursing through his blood but doing so may ha... read more

“I stopped fighting my inner monster. We’re on the same side now.” Aris is back, but he's not alone. His once greatest enemy fights alongside him to take down Coast City's biggest villain. But the city isn't how they remembered. Vampires have taken over, and Aris isn't powerful enough to defeat them. His only hope is to tap into the ancient powers coursing through his blood but doing so may ha... read more

A Vampire's Fury: A Gritty Urban Fantasy Novel (Rouen Chronicles Book 8)

Raven Steele, Ava Mason

“The beast inside me is awake, and it is hungry.” Her heart gutted by Korin's betrayal, Samira turns her focus on not just killing him but destroying everything he holds dear. Only tearing apart the ones he loves will give her the revenge she requires. To do so, she must reawaken the beast inside her, the Kiss off Eternal Night. It is both a gift and a curse. If she’s not careful, tapping into... read more

“The beast inside me is awake, and it is hungry.” Her heart gutted by Korin's betrayal, Samira turns her focus on not just killing him but destroying everything he holds dear. Only tearing apart the ones he loves will give her the revenge she requires. To do so, she must reawaken the beast inside her, the Kiss off Eternal Night. It is both a gift and a curse. If she’s not careful, tapping into... read more

A Vampire's Battle: A Gritty Urban Fantasy Novel (Rouen Chronicles Book 9)

Raven Steele, Ava Mason

“I will embrace my darkness if it means spilling your blood." Samira finally gave up the one thing she vowed to keep forever, the Kiss of Eternal Night, in hopes of saving her one true love. But fate had something else in store for her, and the Kiss was replaced by something far more dangerous. If she’s not careful, it will take her to a place she can’t come back from. But Samira won’t let thi... read more

“I will embrace my darkness if it means spilling your blood." Samira finally gave up the one thing she vowed to keep forever, the Kiss of Eternal Night, in hopes of saving her one true love. But fate had something else in store for her, and the Kiss was replaced by something far more dangerous. If she’s not careful, it will take her to a place she can’t come back from. But Samira won’t let thi... read more

A Shifter's Heart: A Gritty Urban Fantasy Novel (Rouen Chronicles Book 10)

Raven Steele, Ava Mason

“You set my heart and soul on fire.” Someone has taken Briar’s most valuable belonging: the Abydos, ancient blood that in the wrong hands can destroy the world. Briar and Angel race to get it back but a dangerous creature leads them on a hunt that nearly gets them killed. Through it all, Angel tries desperately to get Briar to feel what he’s always known to be true: they are soul mates. But Br... read more

“You set my heart and soul on fire.” Someone has taken Briar’s most valuable belonging: the Abydos, ancient blood that in the wrong hands can destroy the world. Briar and Angel race to get it back but a dangerous creature leads them on a hunt that nearly gets them killed. Through it all, Angel tries desperately to get Briar to feel what he’s always known to be true: they are soul mates. But Br... read more

A Witch's Oath: A Gritty Urban Fantasy Novel (Rouen Chronicles Book 11)

Raven Steele, Ava Mason

“It's time I show them the real me. I don't think they're going to like it.” A witch blessed by the sun and the moon, Lynx lives a double life. She loves her roommates and gladly fights by their side, but behind their backs, her loyalty remains with her mother who has asked her to do the unthinkable. When Lynx finally confesses her betrayal, Samira and Briar turn away from her, which pushes Ly... read more

“It's time I show them the real me. I don't think they're going to like it.” A witch blessed by the sun and the moon, Lynx lives a double life. She loves her roommates and gladly fights by their side, but behind their backs, her loyalty remains with her mother who has asked her to do the unthinkable. When Lynx finally confesses her betrayal, Samira and Briar turn away from her, which pushes Ly... read more

Murder out of the Blue (Maliha Anderson Book 1)

Steve Turnbull

A gruesome death. An airship full of suspects. Maliha Anderson, a brilliant and fiercely independent Anglo-Indian, is on her way home to make peace with her past and future. When the nurse of a wheelchair-bound General turns up dead, the accusations begin to fly as fast as the Sky Liner RMS Macedonia zips across the clouds. Unlike the baffled authorities, Maliha believes the General is innocen... read more

A gruesome death. An airship full of suspects. Maliha Anderson, a brilliant and fiercely independent Anglo-Indian, is on her way home to make peace with her past and future. When the nurse of a wheelchair-bound General turns up dead, the accusations begin to fly as fast as the Sky Liner RMS Macedonia zips across the clouds. Unlike the baffled authorities, Maliha believes the General is innocen... read more

Blood Sky at Night (Maliha Anderson Book 2)

Steve Turnbull

1908. Ceylon. The British Empire tightens its grip on the world. Attempting to deal with questions of race and identity Maliha Anderson is faced with a murder that brings her face to face with her past. And it's a murder that's interwoven with international politics, that even she may not be able to solve.The second book in the Maliha Anderson murder mysteries, this story follows directly from... read more

1908. Ceylon. The British Empire tightens its grip on the world. Attempting to deal with questions of race and identity Maliha Anderson is faced with a murder that brings her face to face with her past. And it's a murder that's interwoven with international politics, that even she may not be able to solve.The second book in the Maliha Anderson murder mysteries, this story follows directly from... read more

Halo Round the Moon (Maliha Anderson Book 3)

Steve Turnbull

Pneumatic trains, steampunk air-planes, karmic sex and bloody murder in 1908 India.When the heir to an industrial empire suffers a fatal accident, Maliha Anderson is called in to determine whether darker forces are at work.What she discovers goes deeper than any crime she's ever investigated. She is forced into intimate contact with the suppressed passions of post-Victorian society and goes fa... read more

Pneumatic trains, steampunk air-planes, karmic sex and bloody murder in 1908 India.When the heir to an industrial empire suffers a fatal accident, Maliha Anderson is called in to determine whether darker forces are at work.What she discovers goes deeper than any crime she's ever investigated. She is forced into intimate contact with the suppressed passions of post-Victorian society and goes fa... read more

Wind in the East (Maliha Anderson Book 4)

Steve Turnbull

What if home became a place of dread?Maliha Anderson returns to her family in French-owned Pondicherry, and it's worse than she expects. Her grandmother is trying to marry her off but that's nothing compared the suicide of an unknown woman in front of a family wedding party. Or that her rejected lover has returned unexpectedly.Maliha refuses to allow the woman's death to be brushed under the c... read more

What if home became a place of dread?Maliha Anderson returns to her family in French-owned Pondicherry, and it's worse than she expects. Her grandmother is trying to marry her off but that's nothing compared the suicide of an unknown woman in front of a family wedding party. Or that her rejected lover has returned unexpectedly.Maliha refuses to allow the woman's death to be brushed under the c... read more

Thunder Over the Grass (Maliha Anderson Book 5)

Steve Turnbull

Missing babies in Johannesburg, and nobody cares.Maliha Anderson and her entourage travel to South Africa to return Riette's baby to the father's family on what should be a simple mission of mercy. But they are soon embroiled in race politics and something even darker: Children are disappearing but no one cares because they are black.In a battle against a vast subversive power Maliha discovers... read more

Missing babies in Johannesburg, and nobody cares.Maliha Anderson and her entourage travel to South Africa to return Riette's baby to the father's family on what should be a simple mission of mercy. But they are soon embroiled in race politics and something even darker: Children are disappearing but no one cares because they are black.In a battle against a vast subversive power Maliha discovers... read more

Under the Burning Clouds (Maliha Anderson Book 6)

Steve Turnbull

Death is chasing Maliha Anderson and it's catching up.Time is running out and the man who has turned out to be her nemesis has created an impossible situation to kill everyone she knows one by one.How can she possibly defeat a man with so much power he can make an honest man kill. With deaths piling up around her Maliha can only rely on her wits and her diminishing friends to help her on an un... read more

Death is chasing Maliha Anderson and it's catching up.Time is running out and the man who has turned out to be her nemesis has created an impossible situation to kill everyone she knows one by one.How can she possibly defeat a man with so much power he can make an honest man kill. With deaths piling up around her Maliha can only rely on her wits and her diminishing friends to help her on an un... read more

Modern Girl's Guide To Vacation Flings

Gina Drayer

A chance encounter leads to an outrageous proposal. Two weeks. One little lie. Too busy with work, Matt didn’t have time for a girlfriend. But a girlfriend was exactly what he needed—at least for the duration of his family's trip. This vacation was supposed to help Beth relax, and she was looking for a little fun to spice things up. So when the charming stranger asked her to be his pretend gir... read more

A chance encounter leads to an outrageous proposal. Two weeks. One little lie. Too busy with work, Matt didn’t have time for a girlfriend. But a girlfriend was exactly what he needed—at least for the duration of his family's trip. This vacation was supposed to help Beth relax, and she was looking for a little fun to spice things up. So when the charming stranger asked her to be his pretend gir... read more

Modern Girl's Guide to One-Night Stands

Gina Drayer

One night of passion.After dumping her cheating fiancee, straight-laced Julia Hopkins decides to focus on herself for a change. A weekend getaway with a friend and one-night stand with a sexy stranger was exactly what she needed to kick off her new life. It was her chance to be someone else if only for a little while. But Julia's wild night comes back to haunt her when she discovers the identi... read more

One night of passion.After dumping her cheating fiancee, straight-laced Julia Hopkins decides to focus on herself for a change. A weekend getaway with a friend and one-night stand with a sexy stranger was exactly what she needed to kick off her new life. It was her chance to be someone else if only for a little while. But Julia's wild night comes back to haunt her when she discovers the identi... read more

Modern Girl's Guide to Friends With Benefits

Gina Drayer

Peter Bradley is Megan's best friend. He's dependable, gets her jokes, and most importantly, always has her back. They are partners in crime.But Megan is in love with him. And despite her hints through the years, he's always kept things platonic. Now she's thirty, and her love life's DOA, She's tired of waiting for him to make a move.Peter isn't willing to risk their friendship over a little l... read more

Peter Bradley is Megan's best friend. He's dependable, gets her jokes, and most importantly, always has her back. They are partners in crime.But Megan is in love with him. And despite her hints through the years, he's always kept things platonic. Now she's thirty, and her love life's DOA, She's tired of waiting for him to make a move.Peter isn't willing to risk their friendship over a little l... read more

Modern Girl's Guide to Kink

Gina Drayer

2017 Contemporary Romance Writers Stiletto WinnerWhen Kim moved to New York City after a bad breakup, love was the last thing on her mind. But after six months, she was ready to try again. The only thing she had to do was find a guy to fit her very singular tastes. When Cash bought his grandfather's old brownstone, the last thing he expected to find was the girl of his dreams next door. Kim wa... read more

2017 Contemporary Romance Writers Stiletto WinnerWhen Kim moved to New York City after a bad breakup, love was the last thing on her mind. But after six months, she was ready to try again. The only thing she had to do was find a guy to fit her very singular tastes. When Cash bought his grandfather's old brownstone, the last thing he expected to find was the girl of his dreams next door. Kim wa... read more

Modern Girl's Guide to Office Romance

Gina Drayer

Jason Carver thought he had life figured out, but after his divorce, he felt lost. When he accepted a job offer in New York, he had no idea that Kira Clark, his new office manager, was exactly what he’d been looking for. Now, he just has to convince her that even though he’s her boss, they’re perfect for each other.Kira hadn’t been looking for a fairytale love story because she learned early o... read more

Jason Carver thought he had life figured out, but after his divorce, he felt lost. When he accepted a job offer in New York, he had no idea that Kira Clark, his new office manager, was exactly what he’d been looking for. Now, he just has to convince her that even though he’s her boss, they’re perfect for each other.Kira hadn’t been looking for a fairytale love story because she learned early o... read more

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