Jess Watkins

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Jess is an avid reader, writer and chocolate devourer. She runs a book blog called A Book Addict's Bookshelves. She has lived in three different countries and owns an unreasonable number of t-shirts. A Whovian, Browncoat and Sherlockian, Jess loves anything to do with superheroes, Game of Thrones and Joss Whedon.
She is the author of Girl Meets Underworld, As We Lie Dying and The Curse of the Sea. She has short stories featured in the After Tomorrow Anthology and the Mystical Bites Anthology.

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Jess Watkins Hi Nikki,
Girl Meets Underworld is currently not available to buy as I ended the contract with the publisher and I'm planning to re-write it.
I do have…more
Hi Nikki,
Girl Meets Underworld is currently not available to buy as I ended the contract with the publisher and I'm planning to re-write it.
I do have some works in progress on Wattpad if you'd like to read those (some are paranormal) :) My username is snowglobe10.
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Jess Watkins Hi, Tempest. I'm not currently planning a sequel as I'm working on other projects but I might consider it in the future :)
Thanks for the question!
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Title: Call It What You Want
Author: Brigid Kemmerer
Pages: 379
Publisher: Bloomsbury YA
Release Date: 27th June 2019


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Rob had it all – friends, a near-guaranteed lacrosse scholarship to college and an amazing family – but all that changed when his dad was caught embezzling funds from half the town. Now he's a social pariah.

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