Laura DeLuca

Biography

Laura “Luna” DeLuca lives at the beautiful Jersey shore with her husband and four children. She loves writing in the young adult genre because it keeps her young at heart.

In addition to writing fiction, Laura is also the sole author of a popular review blog called New Age Mama. She is an active member of her local pagan community, and has been studying Wicca for close to eight years.

Where to find Laura DeLuca online


Where to buy in print


Books

Falling Star
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 139,160. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Pagan Writers Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Drew DiPalma feels like he's living a lie. He's had it with his Hollywood persona, the high-maintenance women, and his sleazy agent. To escape the madness, he flees to a tourist town he'd often visited as a child. He never expected to find love on that little island. Then he stumbles upon Lainey alone on the swing set of a deserted beach.
Jessica
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Price: Free! Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by Pagan Writers Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.50)
Wilbur was used to going to his college formals alone. He thought the Halloween Ball would be no different. He’s amazed when a beautiful girl in a Victorian costume displays an interest in him and even more amazed to find himself alone with her on one of the campus nature trails.
Stag Hunt
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Price: Free! Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by Pagan Writers Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
With her brother, her dearest friend, and the country she loves all hanging in the balance, Eartha must do the unthinkable to ensure her brother’s victory in the stag hunt. Sometimes true love needs a helping hand...or some blood to be spilled.
The Forgotten Pharaoh
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,790. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by Pagan Writers Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal
Four thousand years ago, the Pharaoh Djedefre was cursed for murdering his brother. Centuries later, a team of archeologists sets out to prove his innocence. As the team digs deeper into the mystery, they unearth something they never expected. Animals and people are drained of blood and some simply vanish. Now the team must find both the ancient murderer and the monster that’s hunting them down.
Thunderstuck
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Series: For the Love of the Gods, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Pagan Writers Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Taranis, the Celtic god of Thunder, has spent an eternity longing for the touch of a single mortal woman. He has followed her through incarnations, but always his powers were too much for her to bear. Tara is a deaf woman, struggling to fit in the hearing world. She hides a gentle heart behind a tough exterior. Will she let down her defenses when a handsome mute tries to win her heart?
Hyde
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Series: Dark Musicals Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013 by Pagan Writers Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Rebecca Hope has looked death in the face twice and lived to tell her tale. When Justyn is accused of a crime that she knows he would never commit, Rebecca must decide if she wants to follow her head or her heart. While trying to prove his innocence, she makes a shocking discovery of her own.
Demon
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Series: Dark Musicals Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,940. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Pagan Writers Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
(5.00)
When Justyn and Rebecca set off for the New York School of Performing Arts, they think their dreams are about to come true. To their dismay, they aren’t in high school anymore, and the competition is steep. Rebecca must compete against accomplished singers for a role in the production of Demon Barber, including a stunning Gothic diva with her sights set on Justyn.
Morrigan
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,910. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 by Pagan Writers Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.67)
Shuffled from place to place in the foster system, Morrigan doesn't know the meaning of home. Plus, she is different. She has power over fire, the ability to move objects with her mind, and glimpse into the future. Just when she believes her life can’t get any stranger, she discovers her true identity.
Phantom
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Series: Dark Musicals Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,690. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012 by Pagan Writers Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
(4.94)
The “Phantom” was a musical phenomenon that Rebecca had always found enchanting. She had no idea that her life was about to mirror the play that was her obsession. When her high school drama club chooses “Phantom” as their annual production, Rebecca finds herself in the middle of an unlikely love triangle and the target of a sadistic stalker who uses the lines from the play as their calling card.

Laura DeLuca’s tag cloud

accident    beltane    celtic    contemporary    deaf heroine    death    demon    egyptian    fantasy    ghosts    gods    halloween    historical    horror    jekyll and hyde    jersey girls    laura deluca    love    love story    magic    mystery    mythology    pagan    paranormal    phantom    phantom of the opera    play    romance    short story    supernatural    suspense    sweeny todd    teen    thriller    werewolves    wiccan    witches    ya    young adult   

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Smashwords book reviews by Laura DeLuca

  • The Lightness of Dust on June 07, 2013

    The Lightness of Dust is a unique and beautifully written tale that weaves together three time periods seamlessly. Kere is a young healer who wants to marry the love of her life. But while he sails off to find his fortune, her father sells her to a shady priest who wants to profit from her gifts. Sam is a struggling artist working as a handyman at a music hall. His life is simple until he meets an exotic violist who awakens feelings in him he never knew existed and takes his art to a whole new level. But will their love affair survive the separation when he enlists to fight in World War II? In present day California a young professor takes on a brilliant grad-student who wants to take over his lab and maybe ruin his marriage. Even as stand alone tales, all three of these stories held my attention and kept me turning the pages. When you learn how their lives are all connected, its simply mind-blowing. The book combines powerfully written prose, well defined characters, and subtle paranormal/fantasy elements that explode in the last fifty or so pages. I love how each different time period was so well researched and how all the characters were so well developed. But most impressive was the completely original plot that was unlike any other novel I've read to date. This book has something for everyone--historical buffs, fantasy addicts, and even romance junkies will love it. It is definitely a five-star read all the way.