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From early childhood, Jamie has been immersed in books. Her mother, an avid reader, read to her, and her older sister filled her head with fairy tales. Taking into consideration her love for literature and the challenges of supporting herself as a writer, she pursued a Ph.D. in American literature, which she received in 1998. She started teaching writing and literature at Auburn University. But in doing so, she put her true passion on the backburner and neglected her muse. Then one day, in the midst of writing a piece of literary criticism, she realized that what she wanted to be doing was writing fantasy novels. Her muse thus revived, she began the book that was to become The Goddess’s Choice. The second volume in the series, The Soul Ston ...more

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Average rating: 4.24 · 89 ratings · 69 reviews · 5 distinct works · Similar authors
The Goddess's Choice
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 48 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Demons in the Big Easy
4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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Urban Fantasy
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2013
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Of Dragons & Magic: Tales o...
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This one kept me up all night. Set in Renaissance Bohemia, Werelord Thal has a host of fascinating characters and interesting historical detail. Thal Lesky chose to live his life as a wolf, but is called back for vengeance when his mother is burned a ...more
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