Beth Barany

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Based in Oakland, California, Beth Barany writes magical tales of romance and adventure to transport readers to new worlds where anything is possible.

She's the award-winning author HENRIETTA THE DRAGON SLAYER, a young adult fantasy novel (Book 1 of the Five Kingdom series.)

When not writing, Beth helps authors create successful careers, via her coaching, consulting, speaking, and courses.

In her nonworking hours, Beth enjoys capoeira, traveling, and watching movies with her husband, bestselling author Ezra Barany, and playing with their two cats, Kitty and Leo.

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The Torah Codes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014 by Beth Barany. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Award-winner of the Hollywood Book Festival and of the Mensa Sharp Writ Book Award, bestselling thriller The Torah Codes has been called a Jewish version of The Da Vinci Code. When computer programmer Nathan Yirmorshy discovers he's being stalked by a secret society, he must abandon his home and open his heart to a tarot reader--just as the ancient scriptures have foretold.
36 Righteous, A Serial Killer's Hit List
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,470. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014 by Beth Barany. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
What if you discovered your beloved was on a hit list? Ezra Barany releases this sequel to his award-winning bestselling thriller, The Torah Codes. Included is an appendix of essays and interviews by Rabbi Harold Kushner, Reverend Amber Belldene, Rabbi Daniel Kohn, and others who tackle the question, "Why do bad things happen to good people?"
Goldie's Locks and the Three Men (An Erotic Fairy Tale Fantasy for Women)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013 by Beth Barany. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Erotica » Action/Adventure
From bestselling author Liz Adams comes this modern erotic retelling of the fairy tale Goldilocks. As a thief, Goldie is always on the run so she can never settle down with one lover. But when she tackles one final job, could the three bearish men inside the mansion she's staking out promise her more than she could ever dream possible? A modern erotic fairy tale for women.
Alice's Sexual Discovery in a Wonderful Land (Fairy Tale Erotica)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,200. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by Beth Barany. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Action/Adventure, Fiction » Erotica » Paranormal
Bestselling Author Liz Adams presents: Alice's Sexual Discovery in a Wonderful Land, an erotic version of Alice in Wonderland.


Touchstone Series: Romance Novella Books 1-4, plus a bonus short story
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,140. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Travel to worlds where anything is possible—time travel to Medieval France; a cute Santa’s elf hiding in plain sight in San Francisco; a mystery under the city of Paris that only love can unlock; and, love, destiny, and a labyrinth. Four romance novellas plus bonus short story in the TOUCHSTONE series by award-winning novelist, Beth Barany.
Autumn's Kiss: 10 Contemporary & Historical Sweet Romances
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,010. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014 by Open Book Romances. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Ten sweet, short stories. Ten ways to celebrate Autumn. From a medieval stonemason to a small town shopkeeper, Regency England to Napa Vineyards, these Historical, Contemporary, Paranormal and Time-Travel romances will capture your heart. Authors: Cindy Flores Martinez, Nicole Zoltack, Debby Lee, Beth Barany, Ruth Roberts, Kathy Bosman, Jo Grafford, LaVerne St. George, & Patricia Kiyon
Parisian Amour (A Novella in the Magical Tales of Romance & Adventure series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Sarah Redman, a bank project manager, wants adventure in her life. Trainer extraordinaire, Josh Kleine, needs to pull off a successful presentation at a Paris conference to land more clients and save his company. Together they may hold the key to the strange disasters striking the City of Lights. Can Sarah unravel the secrets of the city and of her heart in time to save them all?
A Christmas Fling: A Magical Tale of Romance and Adventure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,860. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
What if falling in love put the life you cherished in jeopardy? A new story of romance and adventure by award-winning author, Beth Barany. Romantic version of the movie, Elf. Dahlia, a Santa’s Elf, has 21 days left before Christmas to create the best toy in the world without using magic or revealing her true identity. Will her innocent Christmas fling help her or land her in trouble?
Henrietta and the Dragon Stone (The Five Kingdoms #2)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,480. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Henrietta the legendary dragon slayer wants to return to her village for a heroes’ welcome. But an unknown sorcerer rides after her and her Dragon Stone and aims to destroy everyone she cares about. Can she claim her newfound powers sparked by the Dragon Stone and keep her loved ones safe, or will the sorcerer destroy everyone and everything she loves?
Touchstone of Love (A Time Travel Romance)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,080. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
A time-travel romance by award-winning novelist, Beth Barany. When a thunderstorm transports software expert Rose Waldman to thirteenth century France, she meets hunky stonemason Julien, who is secretly creating a gargoyle in defiance of his master mason. Can independent gadget loving Rose trust her life and heart to Julien, and can she really never go home again?
Henrietta The Dragon Slayer (a young adult epic fantasy adventure): A Very Short Prequel
Price: Free! Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Meet Henrietta in the short adventure before the adventure, where she meets mysterious fighters, and tells her tale in a raucous tavern of how she killed the dragon. And how she meets Jaxter. And Franc. For fans of Book 1. And for those who want a taste before plunging into the adventure of Henrietta The Dragon Slayer, and coming soon, Book 2, Henrietta and The Dragon Stone.
Twitter for Authors: Social Media Book Marketing Strategies for Shy Writers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sales and Marketing
Social media book marketing is key to building your author platform and to selling more books. For many authors, the idea of sharing themselves with the world through Twitter and other social media platforms can be petrifying. But in Twitter for Authors: Social Media Book Marketing for Shy Writers, you will discover simple ways to connect with your audience and potential readers.
Henrietta The Dragon Slayer (a young adult epic fantasy adventure) (The Five Kingdoms #1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Grand Prize Winner California Fiction Contest-- Henrietta, the legendary Dragon Slayer of the Kingdom of Bleuve, can't stomach the thought of one more kill. Yet, in order to save her dying mentor, she must go on a last quest. But will misfit companions, seasickness, and an egomaniacal king derail the quest for the healing stone? And will she be able to cut past her conscience and kill the dragon?
Overcome Writer's Block: A Self-Guided Creative Writing Class to Get You Writing Again
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Written by a writer and teacher with over 20 years of experience. Do you wonder where all your good ideas went? Is sitting down to write a painful process? You can break through your writer's block and ignite your creativity today! This unique writing guide will show you how! This writing guide was written for writers and artists of all kinds, as well as business professionals and entrepreneurs.

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