Jan Sikes

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Jan Sikes is an award-winning Texas author who has been called a wordsmith by her peers. She openly admits that she never set out in life to be an author. But she had a story to tell. Not just any story, but a true story that rivals any fiction creation. You simply can’t make this stuff up. It all happened. She chose to create fictitious characters to tell the story through, and they bring the intricately woven tale to life in an entertaining way. She released a series of music CDs to accompany the four biographical fiction books and then published a book of poetry and art to complete the story circle.

And now that the story is told, this author can’t find a way to put down the pen. She continues to write fiction and has published numerous a
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Jan Sikes I absolutely love telling people I just met that I am an author. The best thing about being a writer is the joy of creativity as it flows.
Jan Sikes The one thing that inspires me the most to keep writing is when I get a message from a reader who just finished one of my books and they loved what th…moreThe one thing that inspires me the most to keep writing is when I get a message from a reader who just finished one of my books and they loved what they read.(less)
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This was a quick, entertaining read. It is a romance set in a small town with unrequited love between two adults that began as teenagers. But there are lots of obstacles in the way that prevent them from finding the courage to revisit the flame that ...more
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I received this novella as part of a contest entry. I struggled with the first part of the book. The author did a lot of "telling" in narrative form and there was no action and little dialogue. But as Gala's friendship with Hal and Bork developed and ...more
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I picked up this book because I've enjoyed others by Janet Dailey. But there is something different about this book. Janet Dailey passed away in 2013, so I am assuming Whiplash was written by a ghostwriter. I was never able to conjure up any empathy ...more
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This is the first book in the Wolves of the Clan Sutherland. Set in Scotland in 1206, this story combines history, magic, folklore, and myth with reality. Magnar is the powerful and undisputed leader of the Sutherland Wolf Clan. All members of the cl ...more
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