Tonya Kappes


Tonya Kappes is the Amazon Movers and Shakers, International bestselling author. All of her novels made it on Amazon's bestsellers list within the first eight hours of being published. She writes about quirky characters in quirky situations.

She has participated in three anthologies.

She is an elite blog member of The World's Literary Café where she talks about promotion and marketing strategies where she believes you can never market your career too early.

Tonya is the co-founder of The Naked Hero where authors strip down heroes/heroines/villains readers love, explaining the archetypes into why we love them.

When she's not writing, she's busy being the princess, queen and jester of her domain which includes her BFF husband, her four teenage boys and two dogs.

Tonya's literary agent is Barbara Scott with Wordserve Literary Agency.

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A Charming Magic
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,240. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Fiction
Magic is floating all around Whispering Falls. There is a new flower shop, Magical Moments, and an upcoming wedding that has the town on cloud nine. Arabella Paxton has her eyes on Oscar Park. June Heal is on a mission to figure out why things in the village are dying, including her relationship with Oscar. When a resident is poisoned by a June Heal potion, June has to clear her name.
A Charming Spell
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,900. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Category: Fiction
A CHARMING SPELL is book four of the top-rated A Magical Cures Mystery Series. Get lost in Whispering Falls, a place full of magic, romance, and humor.
A Charming Wish
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,350. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Fiction
It seems shop owner and newly appointed Whispering Falls Village President June Heal has it all: Beauty, wits, bewitching powers...Sheriff Oscar Park. Life is good, life in Whispering Falls is magical. When a member of the community is found dead on the steps of June's homeopathic cure shop, all the evidence points to her. June has to figure out who is framing her or she will be banned for life.
The Dare Me Date
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Fiction
Jozy doesn't want to be alone on Valentine's Day. . .again! Especially since she lives in Floral, Wisconsin, one of the most romantic small town in the United States. Maddie, Jozy's long time best friend, dares Jozy to be someone she's not in order to catch the eye of a very handsome stranger. Will Jozy take the dare so she doesn't have to be alone on Valentine's Day or is the joke on her?
Strung Out To Die
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction
Holly Harper's life is finally getting back on the right track after her divorce from "what's his name." When Doug ends up dead on the floor of The Beaded Dragonfly with a string of cat eye beads around his neck, it’s up to Holly to figure out who is framing her.
A New Tradition (Small Town Romance Short Story Series Book 1)
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Holly's biggest client insists on having a meeting on Christmas day, which is fine with her, because this year she's going to make a new tradition. ; Celebrating Christmas alone with her cat at her snowy family cabin. When things everything start starts to go array, Holly has to call on her hunky neighbor for help.Will it all work out or will Holly pull the quilt over her head until tomorrow?
Color Me A Crime
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,290. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Fiction
Olivia Davis is breaking hearts with her online breakup service,, and matching hearts using her gift of aura reading. When client shows up dead with Olivia's prints all over the evidence, it's up to Olivia to figure out who is framing her.
A Charming Cure
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Fiction
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Bubble. . .Bubble. . . Psychic June Heal's homeopathic cure shop, A Charming Cure, is the most popular shop in the unusual little town of Whispering Falls, Kentucky. Cures and Trouble. . . June is about to learn she has more than psychic abilities when she attends Hidden Hall A Spiritualist University, leaving her shop in the hands of handsome sheriff Oscar Park. Hidden Hall has an internal w
A Superstitious Christmas (A Grandberry Falls short story)
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction
Maggie Greenlee can’t wait for the Greenlee traditions to start, especially the annual ornament exchange and her announcement she is getting married to Grady Cohen. Only things don’t go as planned. With Grady deliberately breaking every superstitious tradition, and Granny Hazel pushing Maggie in the arms of Mitch Dozier. Maggie isn’t sure she’s going to survive Christmas in Grandberry Falls.
A Charming Crime
By Tonya Kappes
Price: Free! Words: 53,390. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction
June Heal has nothing to lose when she relocates her homeopathic cure shop, A Dose of Darla, from the flea market booth in her home town, to a quaint shop in the cozy but unusual little town of Whispering Falls, Kentucky. Or so it seems. Unusual things happen after she discovers her magical gift and someone ends up dead. There aren't cauldrons in jail.
Never Tell Your Dreams
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,640. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction
Superstition: Noun 1. An irrational belief arising from ignorance or fear. 2. Circumstances under which Maggie Greenlee lives her life. Maggie’s life revolves around superstition. Mitch Dozier is done revolving his life around Maggie Greenlee. Will they realize saving Grandberry Falls is in their hands?
Color Me Love
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Fiction
Olivia Davis is back and still breaking hearts with her online breakup service SPLITSVILLE.COM. When Olivia's best friend, Erin opens a matchmaking business, Color Me Happy, Olivia is more than happy to help match couples up by their auras. Things go horribly wrong when everyone Olivia loves begins to act strange, and she begins to fall for one of Color Me Happy's clients.
Bead Of Doubt (A Divorced Diva Mini-Mystery)
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
(3.00 from 1 review)
Holly Harper's life is getting back on the right track after her divorce from "what's his name." She and a group of divorcees have formed a strong bond plotting creative ways to get back at their exes by created a self-help group known as The Divorced Divas. There's more than just beading going on when Diva Marlene's rare diamond goes missing and Holly was the last one to see it. Or was she?
Happy New Life
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,470. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Fiction
There is nothing cozier than winters in Grandberry Falls. Interior decorator and divorced mom, Liz Day, is living her dream by opening up The Mole Hole Interiors. Life couldn't be better with best friend Jenna Greenlee and boyfriend, Cole Michaels by her side. Until she discovers a deep secret between Jenna and Cole that will change the lives in Grandberry Falls.
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,470. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction, Olivia Davis's online break-up service is more than she ever dreamed of. Of course she can'ge have a real job due to her "gift" of reading auras. When two of clients turn up dead, Olivia has to use her "gift" to find out who is blackmailing her. You never know who is behind the monitor.
The Ladybug Jinx
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,950. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Category: Fiction
Celia Briggs has always lived her life for everyone but herself. Opening The Ladybug Florist in the cozy town of Grandberry Falls is the first step to discovering herself. Sam Barber, running from his past, discovers Grandberry Falls and begins to create a new life. With family secrets revealed and Sam's true identity discovered, Celia will find out if ladybugs really are lucky.
Carpe Bead'em
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,260. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
Hallie finds some sanity at a local jewelry-making class, after being transfered back to the hometown she's always tried to escape, where she uncovers a hidden talent for beading. When her talent is discovered by a major department store jewelry buyer, Hallie realizes that what she had in Chicago might not have been her dream life after all.

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