Excerpt for BOUGHT (Book 1)

Excerpt for BOUGHT (Book 1)

Excerpt for BOUGHT (Book 1) Hey Readers! I thought I'd share a brief excerpt for BOUGHT, the first book in my latest young adult dystopian thriller series featuring Fira and Devon. These two are my favorite characters so far and I can't wait to get Book 2 out to the world (it's almost complete!) because there are some BIG things that happen in the story. I hope you fall in love with them like I have! Here's a brief excerpt to give you a peek into the BOUGHT series! *** “Where can we go to talk in private?” I smirked. “Here will do just fine.” I wasn’t about to be lured away from a public place, even though no one else was around at this hour. He looked around and frowned. “Forget it then.” I pursed my lips and shrugged. If that’s how he wanted to play, who was I to convince him otherwise? “I’ll just have to try harder next time.” He shrugged, raising his hand in another...
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A Look Inside the Story Idea for BOUGHT

A Look Inside the Story Idea for BOUGHT

A Look Inside the Story Idea for BOUGHT - My YA Dystopian Thriller Series (Plus an Excerpt!) When the idea for BOUGHT, my latest young adult dystopian thriller, came to me last summer, I was torn. Did I really want to write a book about abortion? My what-if was, what if the government was raising an army of unwanted children whose mothers were imprisoned for attempting abortion? In Fira Moseley’s world, mothers who attempt an abortion are charged with attempted murder and serve a life sentence in federal prison. Fira, an “unwanted child,” is a ward of the state and her mother is serving a life sentence. From birth, she has lived in a fortified city created by the government and the Network for Recovered Children (the NRC) and she’s been taught to believe certain things about society. Everyone knows abortion is a controversial topic. So, when the idea came up, I had my qualms. But when a story idea strikes and it...
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