Elle Strauss writes fun, lower YA fiction (time-travel and merfolk). She is fond of Lindt’s sea salt dark chocolate and hiking in good weather. Elle is married with four children and divides her time between British Columbia, Canada, and Germany. She also writes upper/mature YA (historical and science fiction) as LEE STRAUSS. Visit her at www.ellestraussbooks.com
Belle gets the best Christmas present ever, a man in uniform! Ian is a soldier home on leave. Neither of them have any idea how good it will feel to fall in love or how hard it will be to say good-bye.
One fateful, cold and snowy night a chance encounter changes everything. Love is lost. Love is found. Life will never be the same.
Gabriele is a young widow seeking answers to the mysterious events that lead to her husband Lennon's death. A year later she discovers she's inherited a cottage on the south shore of England and a visit there introduces her to the dangerous man living next door. A man intent on scaring Gabriele into going back to Germany. A man who looks exactly like Lennon.
Sebastian Weiss, a rockstar with a guilty conscience falls for an unknown singer/songwriter. Eva's talent and beauty enamours him and he finds he doesn't even notice her physical disability any more. But when his secret is revealed it, it's shatters everything they built together.
She has a past. He has a secret.
Katja’s a risk-taking singer-songwriter hoping to make it in the indie music scene in Dresden, Germany. Micah’s a brooding uptown banker on a quest.
Katja knows she mustn’t fall in love with this handsome enigma. There’s something dark lurking beneath the surface. He could be dangerous.
And even if her life isn’t on the line, her heart most definitely is.
A novella - 33k.
Jars of Clay + Broken Vessels = Romeo and Juliette in Ancient Rome.
Jars of Clay (volume 1) and Broken Vessels (volume 2) contain strong religious themes and scenes of sensuality and violence. Recommended for ages 15 and up.
A novella - 23K.
JARS OF CLAY (volume 1) + BROKEN VESSELS (volume 2) = Romeo and Juliette in Ancient Rome
*Jars of Clay (volume 1) and Broken Vessels (volume 2) contain strong religious themes and scenes of sensuality and violence. Recommended for ages 15 and up.
Eternal Life is To Die For.
Zoe is a genetically altered person-a GAP. Her brother is missing. The only one who can help her is Noah, a natural who despises her, and the last guy on earth she should trust.
When Emil Radle's friends Moritz and Johann discover a shortwave radio, everything changes. Now they listen to BBC broadcasts of news reports that tell both sides. Now they know the truth. The boys, along with Johann’s sister Katarina, band together to write out the reports and covertly distribute flyers throughout their city. It's an act of high treason that could have them arrested—or worse.
Casey and Nate race against the clock to find her brother Tim who's lost in the past and fighting in the American civil war. But the strain wears on their relationship, and it doesn’t help that the intriguing new boy next door has his sights on Casey and isn’t shy to let her know it.
Written from Nate Mackenzie's point of view, this new companion novelette to the Clockwise series is a much expanded version of the short story found in the In His Eyes Anthology (from 3k to 15k). Ever wonder how Nate got talked into asking Casey to dance on a dare? And what it felt like for him to experience 1860? How he really felt about Casey Donovan? Now you can know!
Eight Bestselling Authors bring you 8 ALL NEW, CLEAN novels for the adventurous at heart...
THROUGH GLASS by Rebecca Ethington
THE DARK MOTH SOCIETY by RaShelle Workman
KATE UNMASKED by Cindy M. Hogan
COUNTER CLOCKWISE by Elle Strauss
WITNESS by Christine Kersey
PAXTON PRIVATE INVESTIGATIONS by Juli Alexander
SKETCHY LOVE by Lila Felix
OF ICE AND SNOW by Amber Argyle