Ronel Janse van Vuuren

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Ronel Janse van Vuuren is the author of New Adult, Young Adult and children’s fiction filled with mythology and folklore. In 2016 she won Fiction Writer of the Year for her Afrikaans stories on the writing platform "INK: Skryf in Afrikaans" -- an award she won again in 2018. In 2017 her stories were published in anthologies such as "Inkspraak", "Unbound" and "Cinderella Reimagined". A collection of her short stories were also chosen by INK and Groep 7 to be published as the winning entry of a competition launched in 2017 -- "Eens..." is full of magic, myth, and folklore of Faerie. Also available in English as "Once...".

Ronel can be found arguing with her characters, researching folklore for her newest story or playing with her Rottweilers w
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Ronel Janse van Vuuren I go for a long walk to clear my head (or just pace in my study if it's too cold and dark to venture outside). Usually asking "what if?" and thinking…moreI go for a long walk to clear my head (or just pace in my study if it's too cold and dark to venture outside). Usually asking "what if?" and thinking up unusual scenarios for my characters -- even ridiculous ones -- helps to get through whatever is making the story difficult to write. And if all else fails, I talk the plot through with my Rottweilers ;-)(less)
Ronel Janse van Vuuren I'm working on a New Adult (college Young Adult) fantasy novella with pegasi, princesses, murder, mystery, magic and a bi protagonist. It will be…moreI'm working on a New Adult (college Young Adult) fantasy novella with pegasi, princesses, murder, mystery, magic and a bi protagonist. It will be released in May :-)(less)
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P is for Placebo As I mentioned in my theme-reveal post, this month will be all about music and how it inspires my writing. I first heard of Placebo when their song “Running Up That Hill” featured in “Bones”, again in “Vampire Diaries” and again in “NCIS: Los Angeles”. Various artists/bands tried to sing this …
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" Name: Ronel Janse van Vuuren
Book Title: Once... Tales, Myths and Legends of Faerie
Genre: YA Dark Fantasy
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I have a short YA romance with lots of fantasy you might enjoy.

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I am happy to be a free reviewer! I read a lot of ya and ya contemporary. I am also a drama student so I enjoy plays a
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