Tess Burton

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Hi, I’m Tess Burton, a YA Fantasy writer and author of the upcoming SORENSTORY series.

I have a really bad habit of juggling 4-5 current reads at the same time, and they're usually 500+ pp reads, so it feels like I almost never finish them. Can anyone else relate?

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“Months passed, winter easing gently into place, as southern winters do. The sun, warm as a blanket, wrapped Kya’s shoulders, coaxing her deeper into the marsh. Sometimes she heard night-sounds she didn’t know or jumped from lightning too close, but whenever she stumbled, it was the land that caught her. Until at last, at some unclaimed moment, the heart-pain seeped away like water into sand. S... Read more of this blog post »
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Martyn Stanley Thanks for accepting Tess! :)


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