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Free Fairy Tale Inspired YA Novel: The Princes of Tangleforest


What if the school’s misfits discovered a way to use mind control in order to become the popular group? Free  January 7-11 2016 The Princes of Tangleforest (Inspired by the classic fairy tale Rapunzel ) by Dorlana Vann  ages 12+ Skater and reformed geek, Tanner Dobbs, soon learns that his new school, Tangleforest High, is ruled …

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Birthday EBook Giveaway


Hi Friends, 4 of my 5 eBooks will be free on  July 9th. This will give you a chance to grab a book you missed or become a first time reader.  (I have five eBooks, however, only four are eligible for giveaways at this time. ) Jaclyn’s Ghost by Dorlana Vann Ghosts, Mystery, and Fashion. …

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Free Fairy Tale Inspired YA by Dorlana Vann


Inspired by the classic fairy tale Rapunzel and sprinkled with the question: What if the school’s misfits discovered a way to use mind control in order to become the popular group? The Princes of Tangleforest by Dorlana Vann (Fairy Tale inspired Young Adult ages 13+) Skater and reformed geek, Tanner Dobbs, soon learns that his …

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The Princes of Tangleforest Chapter 1


How do you change Frogs Nerds into Princes the popular kids ? The Princes of Tangleforest by Dorlana Vann (Fairy Tale inspired Young Adult) The Princes of Tangleforest by Dorlana Vann  Chapter 1 Although the girly-girl-filled lunch table buzzed with excitement over the cute new guy with the mess of blond waves, Julia Webster tried to ignore …

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No NaNoWriMo this time


Since I’m in the middle of writing a novel right now, I’m not going to be writing a draft for NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). And even if I didn’t have a work-in-progress, I don’t think I’d write another book the NaNo way. I participated in my first Nanowrimo back in 2007 — The Princes of Tangleforest. …

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What’s in a (Character) Name?


I’m trying to find a name to fit my romantic comedy’s female main character. Right now I have a placement name of Lexi Dylan, but it doesn’t fit her well, and I think it may be a little too cliché.  To me, the names of my characters are just as important as any other aspect …

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Free Ebook: Fairy Tale Inspired YA


Hi Friends, I just wanted to let you know that my Rapunzel inspired contemporary YA novel, The Princes of Tangleforest (Kindle eBook) will be Free Wednesday Sept. 5th. The Princes of Tangleforest was inspired by The Brother’s Grimm version of, “Rapunzel.” However, it is not a retelling of the classic. Instead, I’ve taken certain aspects …

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