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Heather Bowhay

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I am a Pacific Northwesterner who loves the mountains, evergreen trees, and the ocean. A perfect mix of rain and sunshine keeps me happy in my little corner of the world - never too hot and never too cold and only the occasional snowfall! I am married to my soulmate, have two awesome kids, and love teaching. Family time and sit-down dinners are a MUST in our crazy, busy schedule. Summers are the best, because that means more time for reading and writing!

Amethyst , my first novel, and the first in the Guardian Series, is a spell-binding, young adult, urban fantasy laced with paranormal elements and a love story. You can download the eBook for FREE at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, and iBooks.

Linked , is the second novel in the Guardian
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Whoo Hoo!! Book 3 in the Guardian series, Dentelle , is published and ready to download at Amazon and Smashwords right now. Today Monday, August 5th, 2013.

Should take a couple days before it goes live at Barnes & Noble, and then a week or two for Sony or iBooks - that's how long it takes to get transferred there from Smashwords.

Thanks for waiting! Enjoy! Let me know what you think.
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I actually laughed a lot and enjoyed this book. You just have to get past the stereotyping of gifted kids and normal kids, and you'll probably like it too.

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I'm sorry, I don't think I've ever given a book a one star. But this was so dumbed-down, ridiculous and so unoriginal, I'm flabbergasted.

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“don’t even like the word ‘normal.’ It’s overrated and shouldn’t be applied to people. We all have different strengths, weaknesses, faults, and of course problems.”
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message 3: by Kyra

Kyra Halland Hi Heather! thank you for accepting my friend request :) nice to meet you!


Heather Bowhay Absolutely, thanks for asking! So glad you're enjoying the books. In between the last few days of teaching, I am working diligently on book 3 Dentelle! Having fun and can't wait to finish it and get it released this August! Happy reading!


message 1: by Maria

Maria Thank you for accepting my friend request! I am really enjoying your books. I'm almost done with Linked ^.^


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