Alicia McCalla

Bill Th...
438 books | 736 friends

5,070 books | 898 friends

22 books | 2,425 friends

Lee Carlon
242 books | 4,035 friends

30 books | 1,507 friends

Justin ...
401 books | 2,203 friends

a.c. Mason
144 books | 390 friends

958 books | 409 friends

More friends…

Alicia is following 1 person

2013 Reading Challenge
Alicia McCalla
Alicia McCalla has completed her goal of reading 25 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
view books »

Alicia McCalla

Goodreads Author


Detroit, The United States


twitter username



member since
December 2011

About this author

It took thirty years for Alicia to accept her calling as a writer of "unusual stories." Always writing edgy tales that pushed the envelope. She learned to hide her violent, heart-pumping,and tragically romantic stories from family and friends.

It wasn't until she joined RWA that she began to share her stories openly and take the plunge. Alicia writes for both new adults and adults with her brand of multicultural urban fantasy, paranormal, romance, and horror. Her stories always include strong women heroines who fight back, sometimes to the death.

Alicia is an activist in the movement towards diversifying Science fiction and Fantasy (#diversityinSFF). She created the first "State of Black Science Fiction 2012" blog tour, is an active member in...more

Diverse booktoursWhether we all know it, diverse books are all around us. Many of us have been saying it for years. Some have only started to notice. There are authors and/or books who’ve beenpresentfor decades, and there are books and authors who make waves for themselves in our present.

Read more of this blog post »
 •  flag
like  • 
Published on August 29, 2014 21:18 • 1 view
Average rating: 3.71 · 51 ratings · 22 reviews · 5 distinct works · Similar authors
Flee: A Short Story
3.46 of 5 stars 3.46 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Breaking Free
4.06 of 5 stars 4.06 avg rating — 17 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Possibilities: A State of B...
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2012
Rate this book
Clear rating
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2012
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Alicia McCalla…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Caged View: A Col...
Rate this book
Clear rating


Alicia's Recent Updates

Alicia McCalla is now friends with t
"Thx! :) "
Ms. Marvel, #2 by G. Willow Wilson
Rate this book
Clear rating
Terror Train by A. Henry Keene
Rate this book
Clear rating
Alicia McCalla wants to read 42 books in the 2014 Reading Challenge
She has read 6 books toward her goal of 42 books.
Create your own 2014 Reading Challenge »
Kingdom Series Collection by Marie Hall
Kingdom Series Collection: Books 1-3 (Kingdom, #1-3)
by Marie Hall (Goodreads Author)
read in May, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
This is a great series starter for a really good price. I enjoyed all of these.
Practical Emotional Stucture by Jodi Henley
Rate this book
Clear rating
Outlining Your Novel by K.M. Weiland
Outlining Your Novel: Map Your Way to Success
by K.M. Weiland (Goodreads Author)
read in May, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Write Your Novel From The Middle by James Scott Bell
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Alicia's books…
“If you don't keep moving, you'll never get anywhere.”
Alicia McCalla

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
All things Dragoncon: 2013 Authors list 18 69 Aug 24, 2013 12:10PM  
“No man ever became great or good except through many and great mistakes.”
William Ewart Gladstone

“I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.”
Marilyn Monroe

“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching,
Love like you'll never be hurt,
Sing like there's nobody listening,
And live like it's heaven on earth.”
William W. Purkey

“Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”
Mahatma Gandhi

“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.”
Mae West

56898 Shut Up & Read — 7583 members — last activity 22 minutes ago
This group is for people who have a passion for reading & reviewing YA, dystopian, science fiction, urban fantasy, series reads, inspiration, historic...more
32641 Interracial and African American Paranormal — 502 members — last activity Sep 02, 2014 03:06PM
A group for those who enjoy interracial paranormal and fantasies. We will discuss the latest interracial OR African American book that falls in those...more
99862 Multiculturalism in YA,Fantasy, Sci FI,Paranormal and fun books ;p — 267 members — last activity 12 hours, 10 min ago
While most people define multiculturalism as just multiracial, I invite anyone who is interested in multiculturalism in many forms. Books or topic dis...more
35539 All things Dragoncon — 197 members — last activity Sep 07, 2014 09:28PM
Anything and everything about Dragoncon. Are you a guest? Have you been a guest in the past? Are you going this year? Have you been in the past? Or do...more
36506 Indie Book Collective — 2764 members — last activity 1 hour, 50 min ago
A group of indie authors, helping each other out and bringing new books to the world
72929 Lovers of Paranormal — 5653 members — last activity 2 hours, 14 min ago
If, like us, you enjoy anything paranormal, then this place is for you. This is a bookclub dedicated to Paranormal. (YA & Adult) Fantasy, dystopia, sc...more
88011 Read Indies - Discover the best in indie publishing — 647 members — last activity Sep 10, 2014 09:18PM
Discover indies. Discuss resources. Authors post about your books and projects. Readers discover great indie books. Robert Stanek, the host of Read In...more
83561 Bargain Basement — 7061 members — last activity 13 hours, 53 min ago
Join the Bargain Basement club for Freebies, bargains, reviews, and giveaways.
66130 Urban Fantasy series' — 1559 members — last activity 5 hours, 33 min ago
This is a group for everyone who absolutely loves finding a new Urban Fantasy series to keep them occupied for a while. For fans of Mercy Thompson, th...more
More of Alicia’s groups…
Comments (showing 1-3 of 3)    post a comment »
dateDown_arrow    newest »

Valjeanne Jeffers Hey lady :)! Thanks for the add! Have an awesome weekend :)

Steven Harbin Hi Alicia!
Thank you for the friend add,
Happy reading,
Steven Harbin

Savannah Alicia, thank you for the friendship.

back to top