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Elysabeth & Shawn | The Most Special Chosen | Fate's Kiss | Ghostwriters

Elysabeth & Shawn, the Prequel Shorts

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Elysabeth & Shawn, the Prequel Shorts

Exalted Bloodlines Series, book .5

Released November 10, 2017

Elysabeth & Shawn, The Prequel Shorts is an set of short stories still in production. As such, it's currently a giveaway exclusive.

Elysabeth Vance and Shawn Dooley are best friends. They consider each other siblings. No matter what happens, or what's said, they're always secure in their friendship.

But things weren't always that way. There were bumps along the road. Glimpse flashes of their lives before The Most Special Chosen in these prequel shorts

Discover their first meeting, unwanted romantic feelings, and pivotal moments in their friendship that helped them become inseparable. This is the story before Fate happens.

 

The Most Special Chosen

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The Most Special Chosen

Exalted Bloodlines Series, book 1

Published March 3, 2018

Currently Unavailable

Elysabeth Vance is so determined not to be lost in her obsession that she refuses to see what's right in front of her.

Damien Delanciennes is so afraid of ruining his only chance at happiness that he's blind to Elysabeth's obsession.

Once they open their eyes to what they have, nearly incomprehensible secrets will be revealed. After all, Fate happens, even if you don't believe in it.

 

Fate's Kiss, Shawn + Selene

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Fate's Kiss, Shawn + Selene

Exalted Bloodlines Series, book 1.5

Currently Unavailable.

When our eyes met, I felt an instant connection, like a string was tying us together.

– – – –

Shawn

Selene is unlike any woman I've ever met, and it makes me want her so much that I can hardly control myself around her. But she's a vampire princess, so I don't see how we could have a future. After all...

– – – –

... royalty doesn't mate with humans.

– – – –

Selene

Those are my mother's words, so unless my father declares otherwise, they're law to me. Maybe if she knew about the connection Shawn and I share, she'd be more amenable to the match. But I don't know what the connection is, other than a gut feeling that Shawn is my fated mate. So I must trust that...

– – – –

... Fate happens, even if it seems impossible.

 

Ghostwriters

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Ghostwriters

Ghostwriters is part of the Crossroads in the Dark IV: Ghosts charity anthology published December 1, 2018

Anthony Whitecomb has enjoyed a successful career as a thriller and crime author. He's so prolific that his publisher, Tim Becker, starts asking questions Anthony isn't willing to answer.

But Tim isn't willing to leave well enough alone and starts an investigation that will reveal the secrets Anthyony has been trying to keep hidden, even from himself.

Crossroads in the Dark IV: Ghosts

Foreword by Lily Luchesi, author of the "Paranormal Detective" series, and stories from CC Adams, L. Bachman, Alice J. Black, Carol Browne, Nikki Collins-Mewha, James Crawford, Rachel de la Fuente, Kerry Alan Denney, SL Kerns, Mirren Hogan, Cindy Johnson, Frank Martin, James Master, Brian G. Murray, Michael Schutz, Kindra Sowder, WT Watson, Kevin Wimer, Peter Oliver Wonder, Erin Yoshikawa, and a bonus from Edd Sowder.

One night after a close friends' funeral, you feel a strange tickle on your neck. At first, you shrug it off as a figment of your imagination or a flying pest, but then you feel it again... and again... and again. Turning you do not see anything there. Nothing, not even a shadow. In the far reaches of your sight, you start to make out a somehow familiar figure, arising from the darkness of the corner of your room. You reach for the switch of the nightstand lamp only to knock it over to the floor. Your fear starts to rise along with the hairs on your neck. A familiar voice comes across the room..." Why didn't you hear me...?"

Welcome back to the Crossroads.

Crossroads in the Dark IV: GHOSTS is a collection of short stories developed in hopes of bringing awareness to suicide prevention around the world. While the stories do not tell of suicide, they do tell of GHOSTS. For whom are the ghosts that haunt us daily? What are the remains of an otherwise perfect life ended far too soon? Which are the people who we find hardest to move forward from when we lose them? The easy answer is the ones we failed to save.

 
Elysabeth & Shawn | The Most Special Chosen | Fate's Kiss | Ghostwriters

About...

Rachel de la Fuente | Her Helpers | Her Digital Visits | Privacy Policy

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Rachel de la Fuente (meaning of the fountain) lives with the love of her life and two furry children that meow. She's been writing since elementary school, and telling stories since she could speak. She is an avid fountain pen enthusiast with a bit of an ink problem, and often writes book notes and sections of stories by hand.

Rachel was born and raised in southern California, but spent many summers with family in Mexico. Her parents loved traveling, so she also spent her vacations in various locations, soaking up foreign cultures and sights. She still loves to travel, and is committed to crossing all of the locations off her bucket list.

Rachel is a proud Slytherin, and when not writing, spends much of her free time reading, playing video games, and watching documentaries.

Thanks!

No one does everything alone. Everyone needs some help sometimes.

A big "Thank you" to:

Kyle McGill for his perfect renderings of my characters.

Burning Willow Press for being an amazing publishing company. Really, you guys are awesome.

Terri Giesbrecht for being the best beta reader ever. She provided me with fabulous feedback that has really improved my story.

Samantha Rich for editing The Most Special Chosen in it's first iteration.

Visiting Around the Digital World

The internet is a fabulous thing. It lets us go anywhere and everywhere in the world without ever leaving the comfort of our chair.

Here you'll find links to guest blog posts I've written and interviews I've had on other blogs.

October 24, 2018: 31 Authors in 31 Days: Rachel de la Fuente

I was lucky enough to be included in TBK Magazine's 31 Authors in 31 Days series.


August 6, 2018: Interview with Rachel de la Fuente, Author of the Exalted Bloodlines series

I submitted an interview to Serious Reading.


March 15, 2018: Tips For Being An Organised Author

I wrote a guest post for Jo Linsdell as part of my blog tour through Lola's Blog Tours.


March 13, 2018: Author Interview

Shiela interviewed me as part of my blog tour through Lola's Blog Tours.


March 11, 2018: 10 Things I've Tried But Will Never Do Again

Rainne Atkins sent me the best "Top 10" topic I've ever come across as part of my blog tour through Lola's Blog Tours.


March 10, 2018: Author Interview

Stacking My Book Shelves interviewed me as part of my blog tour through Lola's Blog Tours.


March 8, 2018: About Writing

I wrote a guest post for Author Blaise Ramsay about my writing process as part of my blog tour through Lola's Blog Tours.


March 8, 2018: Author Interview

The Book Girl interviewed me as part of my blog tour through Lola's Blog Tours.


March 4, 2018: Author Interview

Author Ashley O'Melia was kind enough to interview me for her blog.


January 25, 2018: Author Interview

Author Andi Lawrencovna interviewed me about The Most Special Chosen and the Exalted Bloodlines universe.


October 18, 2017: Poltergeist Nightmares

Author Michael Schutz let me write about my first experience watching a horror movie. You only get one guess which one it was. If you enjoyed my last guest post, you'll love this one.


October 11, 2017: Reading My First Horror Book

Author L. Bachman was kind enough to let me share the story of the first time I read a horror book. I'm fairly certain you'll get a chuckle out of it.


August 24, 2017: La legado vivo! With Rachel de la Fuente!

Author Ryan Lieske interviewed me about the part books have played in my life. Read about the books that have shaped my life and stuck with me through the years.

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