Elizabeth Wheeler

Biography

Elizabeth Wheeler’s passion for writing, directing, and teaching is driven by a quest to unleash the authentic human experience in literature, on the stage, and in life. As a teacher, she is touched and inspired by the real-world examples of how students, facing adversity, assimilate the lessons learned from those experiences to persevere and transform into triumphant adults. A former Chicago model and actor, Elizabeth now teaches English in rural Illinois. She is a graduate of the University of Florida and the inaugural novel writing program at the University of Chicago’s Graham School. As an advocate for student storytelling in the print and digital world, she has spoken internationally as well as at educational conferences in Illinois. Elizabeth is co-founder of a professional theater company, Heart and Soul Productions, and director of her school’s drama program. A fifth generation Floridian, Elizabeth now lives in Illinois with her husband, two sons, and nephew. Asher’s Fault is her first novel.

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Asher's Out
Series: The Asher Trilogy. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,390. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
For his sixteenth birthday, Asher Price gets a date and a death threat. No one believes he’s in danger, but when Asher’s relationship with Garrett is revealed in his small Florida town, he’s certain he will be destroyed. Still haunted by guilt over his brother’s death and his mom’s breakdown, Asher can’t tell the truth. Instead, his best friend’s practical advice to deny everything wins out.
Asher's Shot
Series: The Asher Trilogy. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,150. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Asher Price’s candid photographs capture the truth, but when his success requires exposing an enemy, Asher discovers his only shot at happiness involves revealing secrets of his own.
Asher's Fault
Series: The Asher Trilogy. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,710. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
The day fourteen-year-old Asher receives a Minolta camera from his aunt Sharon, he buys the last roll of black-and-white film and takes his first photograph—a picture of a twisted pine tree. He's so preoccupied with his new hobby he fails to notice his dad's plan to move out, his increasing alienation from his testosterone-ridden best friend, Levi, and his own budding sexuality.

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