Aemi lives in a village carved from stones and
surrounded by sea. She wins spear-throwing competitions in disguise and earns
slaps from her spoiled mistress by talking back. She hates being a slave. She
survives by remembering her mother's tales of home, a paradise called Perilous.
Aemi intends to find it.
But then, black ships rise from the sea in the night. Aemi is captured and
taken to Itlantis, an underwater world of cities and gardens encased in glass,
dazzling technology. and a centuries-long war.
She is determined to escape, even if it means conspiring with fellow prisoner
Nol, who fills her with equal parts anger and desire. Even if it means
impersonating her mistress.Even if it means fleeing into the territory of the
Dron, the bloodthirsty barbarians of the deep.
But when Aemi witnesses firsthand an attack by the Dron, she realizes not all
is as it seems below the sea.
I'm the author of the Frost Chronicles, an Amazon bestselling
series and source material for the adventure app game Frost by Delight Games,
as well as numerous other fantasy and science fiction novels. I love putting a
dash of mystery in everything I write, an ode to a childhood spent reading
Nancy Drew, Agatha Christie, and Sherlock Holmes. I can’t resist adding a good
twist in the story wherever I can.
I wish I could live in a place where it’s always October, but until that’s
possible, I make my home in humid Atlanta with my husband, children, and two