E.L. Tenenbaum is fairly certain a bookstore is really the happiest place on earth. In addition to being an author, her love for stories in different shapes and sizes has led to a degree in journalism, a stint as a script reader, and a few runs as writer/director for community musical theater. When she's not reading, or writing, she enjoys speaking at middle/high schools as a visiting author.
For more information about previous/current/upcoming work follow her on social media or visit her website.
You think you know their stories, but think again. Find out what really happened to Cinderella, The Miller's Daughter, The Little Mermaid, Beauty and The Beast, and Snow White in this five part companion series that retell Happily Ever After.
Cal and Quirin have a choice; wait to find out what the palace guards want or flee. So they race from the danger at their backs toward a deadly mountain pass. On the other side is a chance at safety in the court of Cal’s longtime ally, and maybe even an army to take back her throne. If they survive the journey there first.
Three year after the mysterious Piper of HameLonn disappeared, Quirin stumbles upon a lost girl. He gives her shelter at the farm he works on, and, wanting no trouble, deliberately keeps his distance. As unanticipated events force them together, Quirin becomes certain that quiet Cal is hiding a very powerful secret. Worse, he suspects Cal knows that he is, too.
Daimyon was raised with one purpose: dedicate his life to his queen by becoming an elite Huntsman. So, when he's called before his queen and given a direct order to kill a traitor to the Crown, he has no reason to suspect he won't carry out his mission quickly and quietly. But when he learns the truth of his target's identity and can't bring himself to kill her, he rebels against his queen.
When Prince Azahr's brother dies, he is thrust into the role of future heir to the throne. Despite his best efforts, it quickly becomes apparent that nothing he does will ever make him good enough to replace his brother. In the absence his beloved brother left behind, a dark void created by anger, frustration, and fear begins to open within him. And in that void, a beast is born.
When Princess Sienna, the most beautiful, charming, and beloved of King Trident's daughters in the enchanted underwater kingdom trades her voice for a pair of legs, it's up to Ariel to bring her home. Following Sienna to land, Ariel finds her mission may not be as easy as she initially thought.
In a kingdom where magic is highly prized, the king can't ignore rumors of a girl who claims she can spin straw into gold.
Lies of Golden Straw is the second installment in the End of Ever After companion series that rewrites classic tales of happily ever after.
End of Ever After is the first in a five part companion series that rewrites the classic tales of happily ever after.
When the invitation to the prince's ball was put in her hands, Ella imagined a single night of wonder, a single night to escape her wretched life and be anyone else for a while. She never expected to turn the prince's head, she certainly never expected to run off with his heart.
A bittersweet story about family, friendship and the impact one life can have on others, no matter how young it is.
Brooke was just killed in an accident, but a part of her is still here. Seeking answers, she sets out to retrace her life and soon meets others like herself, among them, Tyler.
It’s been months since the destruction of Sapere’s village forced the survivors to flee into the Wild, where her secret was discovered and her Council struggles to keep the remains of her tribe alive. Surviving the attack, the flood, the Wild itself is proof that they have grown stronger as a people. Even in their new campsite they feel safe and comfortable... too comfortable.
Sapere has always been different. In her tribe, select families are blessed with a gift that is passed through the generations from father to son. But something went wrong when Sapere was born, because she has her family's gift and she shouldn’t.