Natalie Buske Thomas

Biography

Natalie Buske Thomas is the author of the Serena Wilcox Mysteries, the Dramatic Mom comic stories, Savannah's Inky Imagination and the Thriving in a Hateful World series. She is also an oil painter and entertainer. Her paintings have been in exhibits, galleries and on tour. Please view her website to see her list of titles, pictures of her paintings, life stuff on her blog, and more!

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Books

Dramatic Mom: Funny and True Family Stories Illustrated by Comics and Written in Verse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Is this you? Do you know a little boy who pretends to be a superhero? Or a mom who attracts awkward and ridiculous situations? Dramatic Mom could have been written about YOUR family! Dramatic Mom is a short and sweet book about the love of family, the joy of laughter, and what’s really important in life, in the form of funny poems and comics.
Downward Spiral
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
Can Serena Wilcox, former private detective and happily married mother of three, reverse the horrifying downward spiral of humanity? Imagine a world without war, without poverty, and without pain. Imagine a world with no mortality, no morality, and no miracles. This is the future, where everyone is the same and independent thinking is eradicated.
Fender
Series: 10 Chapters. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Fender is one of the 2% of the population whose spirit has been transferred to the body of another person (Fender #2) in an alternate reality. Scientists call this phenomenon “spirit transference”, while politicians hide the disastrous truth from the public. As the afflicted 2% are revealed, they are whisked away to a secret facility. Can Fender escape imprisonment? Is he a hero in the making?
Nana Plays
Series: Natalie's Art in Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Painting, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art / Painting
"Nana Plays" is a picture book illustrated by original oil paintings. The illustrations are sweet and joyful, while also tender and sad. The story is based on Natalie's own experiences when she was her mother's caregiver and she brought her youngest child to see Nana. "Nana Plays" delivers a powerful message about kindness and love. Watch Natalie paint the art for "Nana Plays", link included.
Faith According to You
Series: Thriving in a Hateful World. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
"Faith According to You" is a devotional and inspirational book for individual or Christian small group use that combines personal stories, analogies, and hard-hitting homework assignments to give you an in-depth study about faith. Learn how to think differently about faith, how to practice faith, and how to live a peaceful happy life.
Project Willow
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,700. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Serena Wilcox investigates high tech and psychological crimes. Her new case is Project Willow: Humans are genetically modified to be of optimal age, unified race and one gender. There is no more poverty or disease. The world is at peace. But they want more. They want to live forever. Not everyone wants immortality. Some only want to be human. Can Serena reverse genetic research? Is it too late?
Grandpa Smiles
Series: Natalie's Art in Stories. Price: Free! Words: 110. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Family
Original oil paintings tell the story of how Grandpa watches over a little boy over the course of his life, even though Grandpa can be with him only in spirit. Gentle emotions, passionate colors, and simple words communicate an inspirational message that love lives on and family is forever. Watch the artist paint the pictures from Grandpa Smiles by clicking on the link inside the book.
The Serena Six: 6 Serena Wilcox Mysteries; Angels Mark, Covert Coffee, Bluebird Flown, Project Scarecrow, Ruby Red, and Future Beyond
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 297,770. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
The future of the nation depends on former private detective Serena Wilcox and her unlikely crew. The Serena Wilcox books are quirky, suspenseful and unpredictable thrillers featuring creative plot twists about corrupt government and political nastiness. The Serena Six contains six complete novels: Angels Mark, Covert Coffee, Bluebird Flown, Project Scarecrow, Ruby Red and Future Beyond.
Future Beyond
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,700. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
Time travel detective Serena Wilcox investigates corrupt governments of the past, present and future with her heroic crew. Geek candy, dry humor, and plot-twisting suspense await those who join Serena on her latest adventure. What began in Project Scarecrow continues in Ruby Red and comes to a thrilling conclusion in Future Beyond. Historical references.
Thriving in a Hateful World
Series: Thriving in a Hateful World, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,570. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Learn how to respond to your worst critics. Live your dreams even when people don't support you. Love and laugh when it seems that all hope is gone. Topics include: coping with grief, identifying barriers to personal success, self-esteem, dealing with critics, self forgiveness, behavior modification for a happier life, managing daily tasks with more energy, and creating joy in everyday living.
Ruby Red
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,260. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
RUBY RED is a fast-paced mystery thriller with surprising plot twists, dry wit and disturbing ideas. Meet Albert Einstein, travel to Ellis Island, and add the MOTF to your list of things that give you nightmares! Book 5 in The Serena Wilcox Mysteries
Project Scarecrow
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,430. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Serena is a quirky, brilliant, and flippant detective who solves crimes by following her whims. Is she the best choice for the world’s first time travel investigator? Agent Estep doesn’t think so, and he never misses a chance to remind everyone of his objections. Meanwhile, Estep is saddled with “managing” Serena with the help of techie-gypsy eccentric burned agent Beav and crew.
Bluebird Flown
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,220. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Bluebird Flown goes even deeper into the madness of futuristic America; corrupt, heavy with conspiracies-- chillingly close to tomorrow's headlines. President Ann Kinji trusts no one, except for government outsider, former private detective mother-of-three Serena Wilcox and her motley crew. As the United States continues to spiral out of control will anyone remain standing?
Covert Coffee
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,730. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
As the case draws her ever closer to the conspiracy to kill the president, Serena Wilcox reaches out to the criminally insane for help, sinking deeper and deeper into a rabbit hole where the bodies are piling up and nothing is as it seems. Dystopian, eerie, oddly humorous, and intense, COVERT COFFEE is a fast-paced thriller, book two in the Serena Wilcox Mysteries.
Angels Mark
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,410. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
Futuristic America is geographically divided, with two governing presidents: John Williams and Japanese-American Ann Kinji. Conspiracy, greed and a lust for power are at the root of this plot-twisting thriller about corrupt government; when the future of the nation depends on former private detective Serena Wilcox and her unlikely crew.
The Magic Camera
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,410. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Fantasy
Annabel got what she wished for. The popular kids wanted her, the cutest boy in school wanted her, her teachers were fun and her family was normal. But she discovered that this wasn't what she wanted after all. Now she must find a way to undo what the Magic Camera had done. The Magic Camera is a suspenseful and mysterious page-turner for middle grade through adult readers.

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