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Shannon Mayer

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Reading and writing from a very young age I learned early on that stories built in a fantasy world were where the fun was at. Reading books by Robert Jordan spurred me on and it was the first real epic fantasy that I fell in love with. After that came Piers Anthony, Melanie Rawn and into my older teen years, Anne Rice.

It was in Rice’s novels that the idea of urban fantasy really bloomed for me and it was about that time that my grandmother was letting me read her Harlequin Historical novels. (Okay, actually she was slipping them to me when my mother wasn’t looking, but let’s not get picky.)

The combination of love stories and darker fantasy stuck with me and it’s now not only what I gravitate towards to read on my off time (Kelly Armstrong,...more


VEILED THREAT(A Rylee Adamson Novel, Book 7)

is now LIVE and available for purchase!



“My name is Rylee, and I am a Tracker.”

When children go missing, and the Humans have no leads, I’m the one they call. I am their last hope in bringing home the lost ones. I salvage what they cannot.

Demons are putting rips in the veil in o...

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Average rating: 4.02 · 16,306 ratings · 1,370 reviews · 25 distinct works · Similar authors
Priceless (Rylee Adamson, #1)
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 3,537 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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Raising Innocence (Rylee Ad...
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13 avg rating — 1,997 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
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Shadowed Threads (Rylee Ada...
4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 1,769 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Immune (Rylee Adamson, #2)
4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 2,362 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
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Blind Salvage (Rylee Adamso...
4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 1,303 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Tracker (Rylee Adamson, #6)
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 865 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Dark Waters (Celtic Legacy,...
3.52 of 5 stars 3.52 avg rating — 633 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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Sundered (The Nevermore Tri...
3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 861 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Alex (Rylee Adamson #5.5)
4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 418 ratings — published 2013
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Dark Isle (Celtic Legacy, #2)
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 327 ratings — published 2012
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Priceless Immune Raising Innocence Shadowed Threads Blind Salvage Tracker Veiled Threat
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Blood Magic by T.G. Ayer
" Ummm... This storyline looks just like Rylees story by Shannon Mayer. Plagiarize much? Wow "
Blood Magic by T.G. Ayer
" I am writing a review on this based on what I believe this to be... Which is a blatant thievery of previously published works by Shannon Mayer.
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Plagiarism comes in many forms. Sometimes someone steals your work word for word. Sometimes they steal your cover art. Sometimes they steal your book blurb. Sometimes they even go so far as to copy your ENTIRE SERIES plotline... " Read more of this review »
Shannon Mayer added a status update: I AM HOLDING A RELEASE EVENT:

TRACKER (A RYLEE ADAMSON NOVEL, BOOK 6) releases on Thursday March 6th.

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Shannon said: Please let me know how to add my name to the list as it's saying it's closed. Thank you!
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"Thanks Corey. My assistant, Lysa, actually is now a librarian so she can handle all of my changes for me. I appreciate the offer very much though!

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“This better be good,” he grumbled, sleep heavy in his words, the sound of static belying the fact he was a supernatural using a phone. I snorted. “Doran, I need ride.” The phone was so damn sensitive I heard the slide of sheets over his body as he moved around. Unreal. “Do you know how long I’ve waited to hear you say that?” Doran all but purred into the phone, all trace of sleepiness gone.”
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“bravery wasn’t being unafraid, it was doing what had to be done even if you were terrified.”
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“You sure?” “Nope.” “Excellent, I was worried you suddenly had a plan.”
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Anagha Thanks for the friend request! Have a great day (:

Natasha Thank you for connecting with me on goodreads, I look forward to sharing some good books and some not so good good books with you -♥-
Sincerely Natasha
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James Caterino Hi Shannon,
Thanks for adding me and looking forward to checking out your books. Have a great weekend!

Jennifer Thanks for the add!

message 2: by Lisa

Lisa Kessler HI Shannon -

Thanks for your interest in my new eBook release "Across the Veil"!!!

Across the Veil Release

As an indie author, I couldn't make any of this happen without you! :)

I really appreciate your support, and I hope you love the story!!!

Lisa :)

message 1: by Ellen

Ellen Maze Hi Shannon :-)
Thank you for the friend-vite! I also wish you incredible success with your writing. I don't know if you read vampire fiction, but here is my bestseller (a curiously spiritual vampire tale): Rabbit: Chasing Beth Rider
Have a super day and write any time!
Ellen C Maze

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