Joel T. McGrath
Joel T. McGrath is the author of the young adult series Shrouded Secrets Chronicles. He resides in New Hampshire with his wife, Jessica, their two cats, Cookie and Mittens, and their two gerbils, Flurry and Dash. He is the eighth of nine children and currently enjoys a career of nursing. He graduated from Virginia Western in 2003 and always looks forward to whatever life throws his way.
He began writing because he had stories to tell that were in contrast from the mainstream books that crowd the bookshelves. With his young adult novels, he dared to produce a series of work that would kindle the imagination, as well as entice and challenge the reader's intelligence.
Joel T. McGrath likes penning short stories that can be a little quirky, funny, or ironic. Whether short or long, he loves using his creativity to spin a tale that will allow the reader to escape from the real world, if only for a few moments.
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The Shadow Harvest: Shrouded Secrets Chronicles (Volume 2)
Teenagers believe they are immortal, but unlike fifteen-year-old Vincent, they are wrong. As he becomes ensnared with the forbidden love of Noemi, his heart falls prey to treachery, suspicion, and lust. Together the two will soon learn that immortality is an enchanted gift, and like all enchanted gifts, it has rules. The spell of life everlasting can be broken, and they, like anyone else, can die.
Shrouded Secrets: Shrouded Secrets Chronicles (Volume 1)
When a teenage brother and sister inherit secret metaphysical powers, they are unknowingly hunted by a group of clandestine immortals. While jealously, love, and anger unhinge their once typical lives, temptations to abuse their newfound gifts are manipulated by a shrouded and unyielding adversary who seeks to cast earth into a modern dark age.