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The new Lord of the Rings Coloring Book


Hi everyone, just wanted to pop in and let all of the Lord of the Rings fans know about the new coloring book that is coming out at the end of this month. It’s on pre-order right now. I will admit I have ordered one. 🙂

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Debt by Rachel Dunning




99c Pre-Order Sale
Over 400 Pages
Standalone Novel
New-Adult Romance / Sports Romance


By Rachel Dunning

Expected Release Date:

March 2016

What’s it about?

The Debt Collector

I pay my debts, and I expect others to.

I was raised in the slums of London, I knew nothing of privilege. My father was murdered when I was seventeen. Morty figured my father’s passing meant I would automatically take on dad’s debts. I refused.

And I paid for that refusal.

So did my sister.

So now I fight. All I know how to do is fight. The best cash is in the states, so that’s where I am now. A big fish called Vito came along offering me a “favor” when I arrived.

Another debt.

I paid for that one too.

I knew Kyla Hensley would be trouble when I met her. But I wanted her. I could see through the falsehood of her wannabe-slutty clothes and her sexy legs. So I chased her.

Besides, trouble is my middle name.

Kyla Hensley

I was brought up in privilege, but I lacked everything else. My father is a business tycoon who buys and sells and doesn’t care who gets rolled over in the process.

I never knew my mother, and all I have of her is a photo with a note scrawled on the back in French saying “I’m sorry.” The only Female Figure I had growing up is my dad’s wife who is a bleach blond with seven boob jobs. We never bonded.

I drink. I party. I meet guys.

But I wasn’t always like that.

I’ve had a string of lovers in the last few years, the worst and most recent of which was Vince Somerset. My best friend Vera was dating a guy called Rory Cansoom who is the opposite of Vince in so many ways, and yet so the same.

She and I hit the road for the summer, getting away from the two college psychos and just trying to have some fun.

But there’s a funny thing about trouble, the more you run from it, the more it finds you.

Which is when I met the Debt Collector.

It was only supposed to be sex. He made that clear. I made that clear.

That’s all it was supposed to be.

I never expected to fall in love. I never expected to fall so deeply, madly, uncomfortably in love with a man who is wrong, so wrong for me.

And yet…so unbelievably right.

Content Warning

Not intended for readers under the age of seventeen.

New-Adult Romance
Sports Romance


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About Rachel
Rachel Dunning hit the scene in August 2013 and is the author of the highly praised Naive Mistakes Series, Truthful Lies Trilogy, Johnny Series and the paranormal romance series, Mind Games.

A prolific writer, she sticks to stories where Alpha Males aren’t pricks and where women have guts.

She’s lived on two different continents, speaks three different languages, and met the love of her life on the internet. In other words, romance is in her blood.

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Posted by on 01/26/2016 in Books, Promos



My cast of characters

I love being a writer because I get to create all kinds of awesome characters and tell their stories. I thought I would introduce all of you to my characters today. Enjoy.

Blood and Water(Vampire Series):

  • Cody Lyons appears to be a 20 year old but he is 200 years old. He has blond hair, green eyes, and is 5 feet 11 inches tall. He has a scar on his left arm from a fight with a rogue vampire. 

  • Angelynn Lyons appears to be a 30 year old but she is 210 years old. She is Cody’s older sister. She has blond hair, green eyes, and is 5 feet 9 inches tall. 

  • Bryce Davis appears to be a 30 year old but is 210 years old. He is Angelynn’s mate. He has brown hair, blue eyes, and is 6 feet tall.

  • Erik Morse appears to be a 35 year old but is over 200 years old. He was at one time with Angelynn and she left him for Bryce. He has black hair, hazel eyes, and is 6 feet tall.

  • Elizabeth Morse appears to be a 20 year old but is over 200 years old. She has brown hair, hazel eyes, and is 5 feet 7 inches tall. She is Erik’s sister and is in love Cody. 


Fur and Fang(ShapeShifter Series):

  • Kaden-Scott Barnes is 20 years old. He is the oldest of the Barnes siblings. He has a twin brother. He has blond hair, blue eyes, and is 6 feet tall. He has a scar on his right arm and leg from a rogue wolf fight.

  • Konner Barnes is 20 years old. He is Kaden’s twin. He has blond hair, blue eyes, and is 6 feet tall. 

  • Kynzey Barnes is 18 years old. She has blond hair, blue eyes, and is 5 feet 9 inches tall. She is the oldest daughter and third child. 

  • Kendell Barnes is 16 years old. She has blond hair, blue eyes, and is 5 feet 5 inches tall. She is the youngest child. 

  • Jayson Barnes is 45 years old. He is their father and the alpha of their pack. He has blond hair, blue eyes, and is 6 feet 3 inches tall.

  • Hayleigh Barnes is 40 years old. She is their mother. She has blond hair, blue eyes, and is 5 feet 10 inches tall.

* The reason all the children have names starting with K is that it is their mother’s favorite letter. 

Forsaken Worlds (Fantasy Series):

  • Aleesia is an elf captain in the King’s guard. She is hundreds of years old. She has black hair, blue eyes, and is over 6 feet tall. She is the original main character of the poem I posted on here. I changed it back to her name and have published it. The poem can be considered a small look into her life. I’m going to tell her story through short stories and novels. 



New Release: The Loss

Hi everyone,

I decided to change the main character’s name in the poem I posted on here back to the original one and publish it. It went live today on Createspace. Amazon and Kindle to follow. Will update with those links when I get them. I plan to use the character in the upcoming Fantasy series/game I’m working on. So I guess you could call it a preview of her story. 🙂

The Loss





New Book: Anything Goes, Vol.2 (Volume 2)

AnythingGoes CoverReleased August 30th- Anything Goes, Vol. 2 (Volume 2) now available in Paperback & ebook on Amazon.

The ultimate grab bag of fiction returns again for its second volume.

Go on a journey into imagination. Be born. Die and rise again. Fall into the future. Find yourself. Find love. Stumble into hell and discover redemption. Know heartache and watch the world change before your eyes.

Twenty writers from around the globe invite you to join them.

Welcome to our worlds.

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Posted by on 08/31/2015 in Books, Promos


Six Days…..



I’m getting really excited and am nervous at the same time.  It’s six days until my short story Town Curse is published.  I’ve had an awesome time working with the other authors and editors. There are stories that will appeal to all types of readers.

If you would like to read and review a copy please let me know. 🙂

AnythingGoes Cover

Enjoy a multiple genre anthology written by talented authors across the world. Dark Fantasy, Historical, Historical Fantasy, Science Fiction, High Fantasy, Literary Fiction, And more! Anything Goes, Volume Two is suitable for YA and Adult audiences.

Here is the list of the cool authors that are included in the Anthology.

** Stella – by Marta Karnes – When Tommy Cole attempts to fulfill a dream nearly lost, a tragedy unfolds. He tries to rebuild his life, but in the end will he lose all that he loves?
** Tempest – by Rae Z. Ryans – In 1046, William de Hauteville died, but death is only his beginning. As he stumbles through the netherworld, a new face rises from the sands and unleashes his reverent bones.
** The Familiar – by S. E. Hudnall – They say a wizard must choose – love or magic. They also say the greatest creature of legend no longer exists. Both sayings are of long antiquity- both are wrong.
** Becoming Nonna – by S.E. Hundall – Sometimes, it takes a tragedy to open your heart.
** Disaffection – by Joseph Y. Roberts – What kind of man is born of a childhood with a father whose love is indistinguishable from hate?
** The Last Walkabout – by Joseph Y. Roberts – Old, lame, and half-blind, Targ is cast out of the tribe to find his way into the Underworld alone.
** Stasis by Jeroen van Baardwijk – Life can be scary. Especially when you wake up one day and have no idea where you are.
** The Bond – by Jeanne Felfe – Maggie and the people on the Gulf in Port Aransas are tough, but when a hurricane takes direct aim, can her family’s bond survive?
** The Price of News – Jeanne Felfe – What price will one man pay for news?
** Book Hunter – by Damien Lutz – When anti-tech activists cripple the city’s power, cyborg Zack Vella is forced to hunt down the only remaining source of information – rare printed books. But will Zack find the information he needs before his own power runs out?
** Sea of Ingenuity – by Damien Lutz – When a lunar eclipse occurs on second earth, humanity realizes their greatest achievement comes at a price.
** The Unrendering – by Paul Draper – A tour bus carries a university party to a food processing plant in the mountains high above Geneva. The personal networked interface seems a bit patchy for one student.
** The Wrong Harvest – by Paul Draper – An English farm in summer, a boy who can talk with nature, and a father with a secret. What hides beneath the soil?
** Home for the Holidays – by Kerry E.B. Black – Twin sisters risk a winter storm to celebrate the holidays at home, but a brush with the supernatural may alter their plans.
** Wave Dancer – by Michali Lerner – Some people hear the call of the sea. Will one lonely young girl listen?
** When It Rains – by Danise Janica C. Bautista – “The rain will remind me of you…” -Lawrence. Can a voiceless love end up with a happy ending? Or will the silence cut it off the forever?
** Town Curse – by Diane Riggins – It’s up to one person to break the town curse before anyone else disappears.
** Silver – by Dani Duck – Thanks to her teammates, superheroine Silver is fighting for her life as well as her sanity.
** The Guardians: When the War was Over – by R.L. Andrew – Archangel Gabriel is facing the most difficult situation since existence began. The future of mankind hangs in the balance as Gabriel battles with a former friend in a war he isn’t sure is worth it.
** Teacups and Tansy by R.L. Andrew – Murder and mayhem ensues when Sabrine takes her first detective case. What she doesn’t expect is the geriatric Jerry Springer Show.
** The Ride – by C.J. Galaway – Get to know the cop behind the lieutenant’s bars and take a sneak peek into his interesting past.
** In Shadows – by M.N.Morrow – Colette is tormented by a shadow and her mother’s lifestyle, she seeks help from a stranger who regrets her choices.
** The Harbor – by Elizabeth Ann Patterson – When love isn’t enough, how do you find the words?
** Sniffing for Clues – by Michael Steffens – When reluctant partners are thrown together; it’s not just about four legs good, two legs better. It’s about who is actually smarter…



Posted by on 08/26/2015 in Books, Promos

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