Kelly Hashway / Ashelyn Drake

USA Today Bestselling Author of Speculative Fiction and Romance

Avery Weblow never thought he was anything special. So when he's approached by a strange figure who claims to be from a different world and needs Avery's help, Avery doesn't know what to believe.

He can't deny the magic this stranger possesses, especially when he creates a portal in Avery's bedroom. But the world of Stellaris is in worse shape than Avery could have ever guessed.

Avery's life is danger every second he's in Stellaris, but leaving could unleash monsters on Avery's world.

Read this prequel to Fading Into the Shadows for FREE and get a look at Avery's story before Ella's adventures in Stellaris.

If you're a fan of the Into the Fire trilogy or have been considering giving the books a try, check out this FREE ebook with bonus scenes. Click here for Among the Embers.

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House of Horrors: Horror short story

Not all carnivals are evil, but when they are, seeing really is believing-and a whole lot worse.

If you are a little freaked out by carnivals but love a good scare, read the story on Wattpad here.

Two Tales of Terror: Young Adult horror short stories

Not every story has a happy ending. Two Tales of Terror includes "The Monster of All Monsters" and "#Zombies", two short stories for horror loves ages twelve and up. From the monster in the closet to the monster under the bed to zombies...terror waits around every corner.

Download it FREE on Nook or Smashwords.

The Imaginary Friend: Lower Middle Grade Two-Part Short Story

Samantha and Tracy have been best friends since kindergarten, but now that Tracy has gotten over her shyness and made new friends, Samantha is feeling left out. This is nothing compared to how she feels when a strange girl named Jessica tells Samantha that she’s actually an imaginary friend. Tracy has outgrown Samantha, and it’s time for Samantha to help another child who needs her. But will Samantha be able to move on and fulfill her duty as an imaginary friend?

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Falling For You (Prequel novella to Perfect For You)

Seventeen-year-old Meg Flannigan is recovering from a broken heart. The last thing she wants or needs is another relationship. Or so she thought. Asher Davidson isn't like Meg's cheating ex-boyfriend. Ash is so sweet and patient with Meg. Maybe too patient. But he might be exactly what she needs to heal and discover herself again. 

Find out how it all began in this prequel novella to Perfect For You.

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Twelve-year-old J.B.’s visions leave him sweaty, lightheaded, and certain he’s turning into a freak—or worse, going insane.

The visions stem from a family curse. An ancestor stole the Granville fortune, and now J.B.’s entire family will suffer. To break the curse, J.B. must find and return the Granville’s stolen property.

But he’s not the only one searching for the treasure. His journey leads to a dark forest where he’ll battle his worst fears. And when he meets two others who share the missing pieces of his visions and suffer from the same curse, the three soon realize they need to work together to break the curse before it's too late.

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