Brooklyn James


Brooklyn James is an author/singer/songwriter inspired by life in the Live Music Capital of Austin, Texas. Her first novel, The Boots My Mother Gave Me, has an original music soundtrack and was chosen as a Quarter Finalist in the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Awards. This book has ranked in Kindle's Top 100 Coming of Age and Women's Fiction.

When she is not writing books, she can be found playing live music around Austin as part of an acoustic duo. Like most everyone, she treasures her time spent with family and friends. Brooklyn has been in a Weezer video, met Harry Connick Jr. as an extra on the set of When Angels Sing, and she was Mira Sorvino's stand-in on Jerry Bruckheimer's Trooper pilot for TNT. She enjoys reading, dancing, working out, fishing with her hubby, and a good glass of kombucha.

Brooklyn holds an M.A. in Communication, and a B.S. in both Nursing and Animal Science. Her nursing career has seen specialties in the areas of Intensive Care and Postpartum. She serves as a Guest Speaker with a focus on awareness and prevention of Domestic Violence and Suicide.

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Just Not Ready Yet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,840. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Charlize 'Charlie' McCloud, young widow and mother, is seemingly content with her secluded life on a sprawling Texas ranch. Her moonlit horseback rides provide the perfect dreamscape to obsessively reminisce about her college sweetheart—her first and final love—Cash McCloud. Enter hunky intern Hunter Bowie and her late husband's older brother, Cage McCloud, and one summer changes everything.
Jolie Blonde
Series: Vigilare, Book 3 - Prequel. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,460. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
This is book #3 in The Vigilare Series - A Prequel. A boy. A girl. A skull. A Vigilare in the making... Brianna Bentley (A.K.A. Jolie Blonde) lives a privileged life until she accompanies her childhood sweetheart, Lon Castille, on an excursion deep in the Louisiana bayou. The two find an out of this world artifact that changes their lives forever.
The Boots My Mother Gave Me (ANNIVERSARY Edition)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,080. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
AMAZON BREAKTHROUGH NOVEL AWARD QUARTER-FINALIST *Anniversary Edition includes a new cover and a new Epilogue, setting up Kat's story* Strong-willed tomboy Harley LeBeau puts you in the boots her mother gave her, as she takes you along her journey of escape from an abusive childhood and the desire to find herself as she comes of age.
Let It Go
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
"IN THE MOOD TO BE CHARMED? READ THIS!" Savannah Bondurant, a marriage and relationship columnist for the Savannah Sun Times, just signed her divorce papers. Brody McAlister, the elusive and smoking hot gym boy, has finally recovered from his divorce three years ago. Be it spurred by loneliness or sheer attraction, the two slip into the sheets for a memorable one-night stand.
Get This Body In A Barn: The Milkmaid's Guide To Fitness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
If you're looking for a no thrills, no frills, tried and tested laywoman's fitness routine for the average everyday woman, you may enjoy this book. Inspired by a makeshift gym in a barn, all exercises and principles are translatable across the continuum, be it a spare room, the garage, the gym or a barn. The author has an MA in Communications, a BS in Nursing and a minor in Athletic Training.
Vigilare: Hell Hound
Series: Vigilare, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,820. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Book #2 in The Vigilare Series. Now accepting of her position, Vigilare is propelled into a twist on Greek Mythology's Cerberus―Hell Hound―a rival Vigilare with fire capabilities. ETNA harbored her blood. Have they created a monster they cannot control? Vigilare comes face to face with her past in the form of the hellish one.
Series: Vigilare, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,000. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Book #1 The Vigilare Series. Detectives Gina DeLuca and Tony Gronkowski investigate a string of murders among Vanguard's most loathsome population, rapists and pedophiles. With fed up citizens, the city is on the verge of a vigilante uprising in support of their seemingly superhuman Vigilare with the sparkling emerald green eyes. Vigilare-the one who watches over-comes to light.
The Boots My Mother Gave Me
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
An Amazon Breakthrough Novel Q-Finalist. Determined to be more than her abusive father and enabler mother, Harley LeBeau refuses to play the victim. In this atypical Dysfiction, the strong-willed, quirky, coming of age heroine is a mass of contradictions. Armed with formidable pride and a deep desire to believe in something or someone, the nonconformist Harley incites readers to turn the page.

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