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Shona Husk

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Shona Husk lives in Western Australia at the edge of the Indian Ocean. Blessed with a lively imagination she spent most of her childhood making up stories. As an adult she discovered romance novels and hasn’t looked back. Drawing on history and myth, she writes about heroes who are armed and dangerous but have a heart of gold—sometimes literally.

With stories ranging from sensual to scorching, she is published with Ellora’s Cave, Samhain Publishing, Carina Press and Sourcebooks. You can find out more at

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Shona Husk I keep writing. Sometimes I re-plot or step back and look at the overall story to see where I'm going. Or I switch projects, but I never just stop.
Shona Husk Read a lot and read widely. Don't be afraid to experiment with genre and voice. It can take a while to find your own style.
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They started loading the ships today. Is it possible to get claustrophobic on such a giant ship? I’ll be trapped in it for a year. 12 months without seeing the sky or feeling rain or having fresh food. What if we run out of food? The three of them are big blots in the sky. I never wanted to leave Earth and now it’s going to happen. I don’t know what is going to be worse: dying in space or arriv... Read more of this blog post »
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Melany Thank you for excepting the friend request Shona! I love the shadowlands series!

Sangria Thanks for your friendship, Shona! :)

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