Shattered Receives a 5-Star Review

Shattered Receives a 5-Star Review

Shattered Receives a 5-Star Review For immediate release: Author's new book receives a warm literary welcome. Readers' Favorite announces the review of the Young Adult - Thriller book "Shattered" by Jody Calkins, currently available at http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07848XR3S. Readers' Favorite is one of the largest book review and award contest sites on the Internet. They have earned the respect of renowned publishers like Random House, Simon & Schuster, and Harper Collins, and have received the "Best Websites for Authors" and "Honoring Excellence" awards from the Association of Independent Authors. They are also fully accredited by the BBB (A+ rating), which is a rarity among Book Review and Book Award Contest companies. "Reviewed By Kim Anisi for Readers' Favorite Shattered by Jody Calkins is a different kind of story, because the main character is dead. Marris is 15 years old and an orphan. She’s been living in a late 21st century academy for unwanted children for a few years, and has three more years to go until she’s free. Unlike...
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New Book Release – PLATFORM 273 (YA Dystopian Thriller)

New Book Release – PLATFORM 273 (YA Dystopian Thriller)

Well, I did it again! And I cannot decide which of my story world boys I love more. They're all competing for that #1 spot! ❤️ Here's a little snippet from Platform 273... With a hand on my arm and his other hand at my back, Luke yelled something over his shoulder and then hurried me across the pavement away from the thundering noise and wind from the helicopter blades. I gritted my teeth against the pain in my feet from the high heels. When I stumbled, he wrapped his arm around my waist and steadied me. By the time we got to the edge of the pad, the helicopter was lifting away. I stared up at it and watched it leave. A large pit settled deep in my stomach. After a moment, the sound of the helicopter faded and was replaced by the sounds of the crashing waves. “Did you have a good ride over here?” he asked, setting me down on a bench. I turned my head...
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New Book Release – BOUGHT (YA Dystopian Thriller)

New Book Release – BOUGHT (YA Dystopian Thriller)

New Book Release - BOUGHT (YA Dystopian Thriller) I did it a third time! I'm so excited to release my third young adult novel, Bought. This story has a special place in my heart, and I can't wait for readers to experience it! I said this the last time I released a novel (Tainted, February 2018), but I can't help it - I'm so excited! I never thought I’d be publishing three novels in less than one year after setting aside the trilogy I was working on. But when that story started to fall flat and I realized it needed more intrigue for even me to stay interested, I set it aside and I haven’t looked back since. Maybe someday I'll go back to writing Emme and Gabe's story, but for now, I'm charging forward. Not even a year ago, I started writing Shattered after Marris Sheffield showed up as a dead girl in one of my dreams. About six and a half months of...
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