Tara West

Biography

A former Texas high school teacher, Tara enjoyed coaching her writing team and even the hectic deadlines that came with running the school publications. After taking a break to raise her baby girl, Tara now works from home as a novelist and cover artist.

In her spare time, Tara loves to read, exercise and spend time with her family and friends. She contributes the cover art for her Whispers Series and has designed covers for over 500 other books. She’d love for you to visit her at www.tarawest.com or her blog at http://tarawestauthor.wordpress.com/ where you can check out her paranormal and fantasy books and sample her artwork.

Expect to see more of the Whispers Series and Keepers of the Stone saga soon.

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Books

After Twilight: Six Tales of First Loves, Extraordinary Heroines, and Daring Adventures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 424,950. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Six of your favorite Bestselling authors come together to bring you After Twilight: Six Tales of First Loves, Extraordinary Heroines, and Daring Adventures! This special Limited-Edition boxed set includes not only six full-length novels, but also four brand new, never-before released companion stories.
Say When
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Price: Free! Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.57)
**Mature readers only** Andrés told me to say when, but it’s hard to say anything when his touch sends currents of lust rippling across my skin. He's not like any guy I’ve ever met, and he’s got me thinking that maybe we can have something more than just lust, degradation, and abuse. And now I’m scared, because I’ll have to trust him with more than just my body, but with my heart, too.
Sophie's Secret Crush
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Series: Whispers, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,690. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
(5.00)
Sophie Sinora’s life is centered around three things: her growing telepathic powers, a cute witch named Ethan and her starring role in the school play. Needless to say, she doesn’t have time for much else. But someone is bound to come along and screw up her little slice of happiness. That someone is her very first boyfriend, Frankie Salas.
Visions of the Witch
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Series: Whispers, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
(5.00)
VISIONS OF THE WITCH, WHISPERS BOOK FOUR BY HEATHER MARIE ADKINS AND TARA WEST While AJ and Krysta struggle to unravel the mystery behind AJ’s dreams, Sophie must learn how to control her anger before her power consumes her. With the help of three adorable kittens, a few new friends, and two really cute guys, all three girls must find strength within themselves before they can master their magic.
Witch Flame
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Series: Keepers of the Stones. Price: Free! Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00)
From the author of the bestselling Whispers Series, comes a new fantasy saga... Witch Flame (A Keepers of the Stones prelude novelette) Feira, a fledgling witch just discovering her own powers, must battle warriors and monsters before she and her true love can find a safe haven away from the vengeful eye of a jealous goddess. Bonus read origin myth, The Beginning of Time, included.
Curse of the Ice Dragon
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Series: Keepers of the Stones. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,830. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00)
Born with mark of the Mighty Hunter, Markus has the skill and strength to feed his people, but not to confront his own tyrannical father. Shamed by his cowardice, Markus releases his frustration on the forest creatures. When a vengeful goddess unleashes The Hunter's Curse and then her ice dragon, Markus must flee the dragon without killing it or his beloved brother will be the next to die.
Krysta's Curse
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Series: Whispers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,020. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.80)
Krysta Richard's ability to talk to spirits is getting in the way of her social life. Just as the chemistry between her and her lab partner, Bryon, is about to ignite, a homicide detective asks her to summon a murder victim, her drunk father suddenly takes an interest in her life and her dead friends enlist her in a crusade to save their decrepit cemetery.
Don't Tell Mother
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Series: Whispers, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,350. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(5.00)
AJ's mounting frustrations at home and school could turn her into a ticking time bomb. She knows the first step to solving her problems is to gain acceptance from her mother. Then AJ's green-haired boyfriend knocks on the door. AJ's ability to foretell the future is driving her and her mom further apart, and if she doesn't tell her mom about her horrible vision soon, her brother will die.
Sophie's Secret
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Series: Whispers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 39,260. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.90)
Sophie Sinora and her BFFs struggle to keep their strengthening paranormal powers secret while trying to fit in at school. Her teacher's suicidal thoughts, a threatening locker bully, a teasing school flirt, her hormonal pregnant sister, and the tension between Sophie and her friends, only add to her problems. Hopefully, she can fix them in time to save her teacher's life and her social life.

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