True to its name, the sleepy town of Shy in Avon-Upon-Kynt is a place where nothing much happens. And for eighteen years, Emmaline Watkins has feared that her future held just that: nothing.

But when Madame Jolene, the head of the most prestigious fashion house in the country, throws open her design competition to girls from outside the stylish capitol city, Emmy’s dreams seem closer than they ever have before.

As Emmy navigates the twisted world of high fashion, she starts to wonder: will she be able to tailor herself to fit into this dark, corrupted race? And at what cost?

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Declan’s Birth Story

Declan’s Birth Story

I began August 1st, 2020 with one firm thought: Declan isn't going to be born anytime soon. This wasn't based on much. In fact, at my last appointment, the doctor said he could come anytime. But I hadn't been feeling any contractions whatsoever (not that I was...

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Book Tour for A DRESS FOR THE WICKED

Book Tour for A DRESS FOR THE WICKED

BOOK EVENTS! A Dress for the Wicked is going on a grand tour! 1. My book and I will be with Laura Taylor Namey Oct 12th at 1pm at the really cool indie Mysterious Galaxy to welcome The Library of Lost Things into the world and to discuss alllllll the bookish...

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Autumn Krause

Autumn Krause is a writer living in Orange County, California. She provides editorial content for a wedding website and interior design magazines and is most often found wearing a black lace dress and boots.

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