Tonya Thomas


Tonya Thomas writes stories about issues that affect women today. She lives in Newark, NY with her husband and two cats, Sasha and Simka.

Smashwords Interview

What are your five favorite books, and why?
I love many different genres; women's fiction, romance, fantasy, mystery, and I have so many favorite authors it would take hours to list them all.
What do you read for pleasure?
Everything! (Even cereal boxes and milk cartons.)
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Where to buy in print


Dangerous Curves
By Tonya Thomas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction
Kim Westfall spent the first 23 years of her life feeling inadequate. Her lifelong dream was to be a curvaceous woman, but after breast implant surgery she felt anything but glamorous as her dream turned into a living nightmare.
The Hoarder's Daughter
By Tonya Thomas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
After the death of her father, Dana Morrison noticed that her mother’s house was becoming cluttered. First she saved grocery bags, then newspapers, and empty boxes. In no time flat, her house was filled with junk, junk, and more junk! Dana made the mistake of cleaning house, but that just made matters worse when her mother decided that her trash was more valuable to her than her daughter.
By Tonya Thomas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
All her life, Carrie Burton longed for the house of her dreams. When her new real estate agent assures her that the dream is a real possibility, Carrie and her family are ecstatic to move into what seems to them like a palatial mansion. But money is tight, and all their resources go to keeping up with the Joneses.
Mom Can't Live Alone Anymore
By Tonya Thomas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kathy Wilson was a loving daughter and wanted to do the right thing when it became apparent that her mother wasn’t able to take care of herself any more. But getting her mom into assisted living became a nightmare--and that was just the beginning of her troubles.
Married With Stepchildren
By Tonya Thomas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Elise married the man of her dreams, she thought her life would be perfect.She hadn’t reckoned with her husband's three spoiled daughters and an ex-wife who continued to drain him dry--emotionally and financially.
The Edge and I
By Tonya Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,870. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Boxed set of five of Tonya Thomas's women's fiction short stories. Tonya Thomas writes stories about women in complicated relationships.
In Sickness & In Wealth
By Tonya Thomas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Category: Fiction
Erica came from a large family and always had to work hard for everything in life. Then she met Donovan Whitmore—the man of her dreams who could give her everything she ever wanted. Only … it turned out Donovan worked just as hard as Erica—-maybe harder. And then everything she always wanted wasn’t nearly enough.
Married In Haste
By Tonya Thomas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction
Wallflower Jennifer is on top of the world when handsome Mike Palmer asks her out. But Mike's a sports nut and soon Jennifer feels like she's playing second fiddle to every sport televised. Her ultimatum has Mike reconsidering their relationship. Soon their dates are fun and fulfilling. They elope, and then Jennifer discovers the man she thought she’d known is almost a complete stranger.
The Eyes That Haunt Me
By Tonya Thomas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Fiction
One hot September afternoon, Annie Henderson's life changed forever. That was the day she was raped. Nine months later, she gave up the daughter she'd conceived on that terrible day. Forging a new life was difficult, but Annie had a successful military career and then had a family. Life was good, until the daughter she gave up reenters her life, and threatens to ruin it forever.
Life On The Perpetual Diet
By Tonya Thomas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
Emily had always been a yo-yo dieter. But when an opportunity arrives to expand her horizons, she leaps at the chance. That brings her a new income source and a chance at love. But when her husband plots to keep her fat--and unattractive to other men--she objects. Then she meets someone new. Will she give up everything she thought she wanted or cling to the vows she made when she said "I do"?
TRAPPED In An Abusive Relationship
By Tonya Thomas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Amy Reynolds thought she had a great boyfriend, until one by one all her freedoms began to disappear. When her job is threatened, Amy decides it’s time to become more independent. But that’s not how her boyfriend Brad feels. He’s likes things the way they are and will go to any length to keep it that way.

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