Tell Me an Ending

Nepenthe is a company that specializes in memory removal. For people who have experienced trauma in their lives, they can elect to have that memory removed forever. But, Nepenthe is coming under increasing scrutiny as customers experience “traces” or fragments of their memory returning. In this novel the lives of five characters are deeply changed by theirContinue reading “Tell Me an Ending”

Daughter of the Moon Goddess

Xingyin’s mother is the moon goddess, imprisoned on the moon for stealing the elixir of immortality from Xingyin’s father. When Xingyin’s presence is felt by the Celestial Empress, Xingyin must flee her home and hide her identity. A chance encounter with Prince Liwei leads Xingyin to become his study companion and, after years of study with him, she joins the Celestial Army. As Xingyin embarks on daring quests,Continue reading “Daughter of the Moon Goddess”

Dead Silence

When they receive a distress signal on their last voyage in space, Claire Kovalik and her crew respond, finding the Aurora, a luxury space-liner that disappeared without a trace twenty years ago. Recognizing the wealth on board, Claire and her team board the ship to salvage materials but they find a gruesome scene that reveals that somethingContinue reading “Dead Silence”

Black Cake

Benny and Byron are reunited for the first time in years, gathered to listen to their mother’s will. But Eleanor Bennett didn’t just leave behind a black cake in the freezer with a request to share the cake when the time is right. She also left behind a lifetime of secrets that she is finally unraveling for her children. AsContinue reading “Black Cake”

Cold the Night, Fast the Wolves

Sena lives on a frozen planet with one rule, no racing. After losing her mothers to a sled race, she’s vowed that she will never be involved with the race or the wolves. But, when she gets on the wrong side of a crime boss, she’s thrown into the race with the wolf that she rescued from his fighting rings. As Sena andContinue reading “Cold the Night, Fast the Wolves”

Hell of a Book

A nameless Black author on a cross-country book tour is struggling under the weight of his notoriety and the expectations that society is placing on him. His book, which is never described, is simultaneously meant to capture the experience of being Black in America while also being criticized by people for not representing Black people enough. In alternating chapters, weContinue reading “Hell of a Book”

The School for Good Mothers

Frida is tired from caring for her sick toddler, Harriet, and running on little sleep for days. In a moment of exhaustion and bad judgment, she walks out of the house, leaving Harriet alone for two hours. A neighbor reports her to the police and Frida loses custody of Harriet. In order to get her back, Frida needs toContinue reading “The School for Good Mothers”

Olga Dies Dreaming

Brooklynite Olga Acevedo makes a living as a wedding planner for the ultra-wealthy, much to the disappointment of her revolutionary mother who abandoned their family to dedicate herself to liberating Puerto Rico. Her brother, Prieto, is a congressman representing the Sunset Park neighborhood but hiding secrets that could threaten his family and career. As Hurricane Maria heads for Puerto Rico, OlgaContinue reading “Olga Dies Dreaming”

Elder Race

Lynesse is the Fourth Daughter of the queen with dreams of saving her kingdom just like her great grandmother Astresse. When a demon begins ravaging the land, she invokes the pact between her family and the Elder sorcerer who has inhabited a tower for hundreds of years. The sorcerer, Nyr, however, is actually an anthropologist, the last ofContinue reading “Elder Race”