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Vanessa Garden

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A bookseller and Young Adult author, Vanessa loves nothing more than immersing herself in the exciting world of books. When she is not raving about her favourite reads with customers, or mentally casting actors to play the characters in her next novel, she enjoys hanging out with those she loves most.

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Thank you! I have a new book coming out on August 25th called Push Me, Pull Me :) And I'm writing a new YA fantasy series as we speak. It's…more
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Thank you! I have a new book coming out on August 25th called Push Me, Pull Me :) And I'm writing a new YA fantasy series as we speak. It's only in the first draft stages but I'm really excited to see how the story develops :)
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Vanessa Garden Hi Jacinda, you can purchase Impulse from the Harlequin Australia website or from www.booktopia.com.au. I hope this helps :)
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Captivate (Submerged Sun, #1)

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Impulse (Submerged Sun, #2)

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Release (Submerged Sun, #3)

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Carrier

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'Release' Submerged Sun #3 Coming soon!

Hi there lovely readers!

I've got some exciting news :)

'Release' Book 3 in the Submerged Sun series will be released into the wild on September 27th!!!
I cannot wait for you all to return to the glittering underwater city of Marin for more adventure, danger and romance...
Also, I hope readers will enjoy the addition of Robbie's point of view in several chapters :)

Here are some pre-order links (I'... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 18, 2016 21:58 Tags: captivate, dystopia, fantasy, release, teen-fiction, underwater, ya-fantasy, young-adult, young-adult-romance
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“You don’t like me, do you?’ he asked. ‘And yet, you liked it when I held your hand.’
I stood there, burning with humiliation.
He smiled. A spark of interest illuminated his eyes.
‘I find that so intriguing.’
‘I didn’t like it,’ I said, when I finally found my voice. ‘I hated it.’
Marko smiled.
‘Shall we try it again, then, just to be sure?”
Vanessa Garden, Captivate

“Have you ever read Hans Christian Andersen’s story of The Little Mermaid, Miranda? Have you ever wanted
something so badly that you were willing to suffer the sensation of a thousand blades cutting into your feet?”
Vanessa Garden, Captivate

“Marko pressed the creased paper flat against the note stand, rested the pads of his fingers lightly over the top of the keys and began to play. I watched him at first, my eyes drinking in the gorgeous sight that was Marko lost inside his head, but then the music—at first soft, like drops of dew, then rippling and rolling like a shower of rain—swept me away.”
Vanessa Garden, Captivate

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“A little girl robbed you?" Tessa said.
"Actually, she wasn’t a little girl at all, as it turns out, but a midget in a dress with a penchant for violence, who goes by the name of Six-Fingered Nigel."
"Easy mistake to make," Jem said.”
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“We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.”
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“You don’t like me, do you?’ he asked. ‘And yet, you liked it when I held your hand.’
I stood there, burning with humiliation.
He smiled. A spark of interest illuminated his eyes.
‘I find that so intriguing.’
‘I didn’t like it,’ I said, when I finally found my voice. ‘I hated it.’
Marko smiled.
‘Shall we try it again, then, just to be sure?”
Vanessa Garden, Captivate

“Have you ever read Hans Christian Andersen’s story of The Little Mermaid, Miranda? Have you ever wanted
something so badly that you were willing to suffer the sensation of a thousand blades cutting into your feet?”
Vanessa Garden, Captivate

“Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.”
Oscar Wilde




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Vanessa Garden Nicola wrote: "Where can I buy Carrier from? I can't find it anywhere...And I really would love to read your sequel. Love your writing :)"

Hi Nicola!
Thank you :)
Carrier is digital-only so is available via Amazon, itunes, Kobo, Nook, etc (hope this helps)
And I'll hopefully have some news about Captivate's sequel very soon :)
Vanessa <3


Nicola Where can I buy Carrier from? I can't find it anywhere...And I really would love to read your sequel. Love your writing :)


Vanessa Garden Rachypants wrote: "Man I can't wait for Carrier! Ozzie ozzie! Haha sorry guys xD. Love stories from everywhere :). Can't wait to read the sequel to Captivate most amazing book I've read in so long. :3"

Thanks so much, Rachypants! <3 :)


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Rach Man I can't wait for Carrier! Ozzie ozzie! Haha sorry guys xD. Love stories from everywhere :). Can't wait to read the sequel to Captivate most amazing book I've read in so long. :3


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