Paula Parker, author of “Sisters of Lazarus” series

The Sisters of Lazarus series is about the three famous siblings in the New Testament; Mary, Martha, and Lazarus. The first book, Beauty Unveiled, centers on Martha and Mary, the two sisters of Lazarus, couldn't be more different. Martha, the elder, is plain and self - conscious; Mary, the younger, is beautiful. One sees her value only in serving, while the other believes her outward appearance is her only asset.

L. H. Westerlund, author of “University Strange (or My Life Among Academics)”

University Strange is the story of Kiera, the heroine, and how she carves out a spot for herself. She grows up under the protection of two very powerful men — each in their own way — and in this story she learns to fight her own battles, entirely on her own terms. It pleases one of them, but not the other!

B.J. Hunter, author of “Return of the White Wolf”

Return of the White Wolf is a middle grade book and takes place several months after Jenna rescues a unicorn from some hunters. The hunters have returned, one looking for a dragon that he claims he saw as they left the forest. The hunters will stop at nothing to find their prey, whether it means harming Jenna’s family and friends, or even Jenna herself.

A.M. Bochnak, author of “Fortitude Rising”

Fortitude Rising is a post-apocalyptic/dystopian story about magic and betrayal. Ebony has spent her entire life isolated on an island institution run by her father. If she ever hopes to escape her father’s experimentation on her she must learn to trust strangers who may not have the best intentions for her. Trust is questioned, loyalty is tested, and the fate of magic is on the line.