Elle Strauss

Publisher info

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

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Sun & Moon
By Lee Strauss
Price: Free! Words: 66,550. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction
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.
East of Eden
By Lee Strauss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction
Eden Kelley is the primary caregiver for her mother who’s in the advanced stages of Alzheimer’s disease, and she’s only twenty-four. When trouble knocks, it’s her estranged husband Cade who arrives to help. It’s awkward and tense. And Eden comes to one sure conclusion: leaving her handsome, caring husband was a huge mistake.
The Perception Trilogy Boxed Set
By Lee Strauss
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 213,380. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction
The Perception Trilogy Boxed Set includes Ambition (short story prequel) Perception, Volition and Contrition.
Contrition
By Lee Strauss
Series: Perception. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,550. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction
Contrition is the dramatic conclusion to the Perception Trilogy. Can Zoe and Noah save their love before the world ends?
Volition ( #2 Perception Trilogy)
By Lee Strauss
Series: Perception. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,430. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction
The exciting continuation of the Perception series. Noah and Zoe fell in love. Zoe doesn't remember it. Someone is trying to kill them.
A Piece of Blue String
By Lee Strauss
Series: Playing with Matches. Price: Free! Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction
A companion short story to Playing with Matches. Katharina Ackermann's diary entries marking the turn of WW2, and her heart for the boy heading for battle.
Ambition
By Lee Strauss
Series: Perception. Price: Free! Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction
0.5 star(3.50)
AMBITION is a short story prequel to PERCEPTION, capturing the beginning of Noah and Zoe’s story from Noah’s POV. 5k = approximately 20 pages
Broken Vessels (volume 2 of Jars of Clay)
By Lee Strauss
Series: Jars of Clay, Volume 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction
(4.00)
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.
Jars of Clay
By Lee Strauss
Series: Jars of Clay, Volume 1. Price: Free! Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction
(5.00)
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.
Perception (Perception Trilogy #1)
By Lee Strauss
Series: Perception. Price: Free! Words: 65,520. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction
0.75 star(4.67)
Eternal Life is To Die For. Zoe is a genetically altered person-a GAP. Her brother is missing. To find him she needs the help of a natural who lives on the outside--someone she shouldn't trust, and someone she definitely shouldn't fall for.
Playing with Matches
By Lee Strauss
Series: Playing with Matches. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,710. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by Elle Strauss. Category: Fiction
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.

Books

Love, Tink (the complete series)
By Elle Strauss
Series: Love, Tink. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,780. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction
Originally published as six separate novella episodes, Love, Tink the complete series is all six stories together in one volume. Love, Tink is Enchanted meets Peter Pan. Tink is smitten with Peter, and when he confesses he wants to go back to New York, Tink not only breaks a fairy law to help him, she breaks her heart.
Love, Tink
By Elle Strauss
Series: Love, Tink, Episode 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Fiction
Love, Tink is Enchanted meets Peter Pan. Tink is smitten with Peter, and when he confesses he wants to go back to New York, Tink not only breaks a fairy law to help him, she breaks her heart.
Clockwise Series Boxed Set
By Elle Strauss
Series: Clockwise. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 187,160. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction
The Clockwise Series Boxed Set contains the complete set of all four Clockwise series books: Clockwise, Clockwiser, Clocked, and Like Clockwork.
Seaweed
By Elle Strauss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,340. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A teen swim athlete discovers a merfolk world that threatens to keep her out of the ocean forever.
Clocked
By Elle Strauss
Series: Clockwise. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,900. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
A Novelette. 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!
Like Clockwork
By Elle Strauss
Series: Clockwise. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Adeline doesn't feel like she belongs in her own time, but can bad boys from the past be trusted?
Clockwise
By Elle Strauss
Series: Clockwise. Price: Free! Words: 64,200. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction
0.75 star(4.67 from 9 reviews)
A teen time traveler accidentally takes her secret crush back in time. Awkward.
Clockwiser
By Elle Strauss
Series: Clockwise. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
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.

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