As a child, Kris took down a pack of hungry wolves with only a hardcover copy of The Dragonriders of Pern and a sharpened toothbrush. That fateful day set her on a path traversing many storytelling worlds—dabbles in film and comic books, time as a talent agent and a textbook photo coordinator, and a foray into nonfiction. After co-authoring Mind Shapes: Understanding the Differences in Thinking and Communication, Kris returned to academia. But she craved narrative and a richly-textured world of Fates, Shifters, and Dragons—and unexpected, true love.
Kris lives in Minnesota with her husband, two daughters, Handsome Cat, and an entire menagerie of suburban wildlife bent on destroying her house. That battered-but-true copy of “Dragonriders”? She found it yesterday. It’s time to pay a visit to the woodpeckers.
Can a Fate and her dragon lover live a normal life?
Rysa Torres survived the hell of her Fate activation. She survived the weight of healing the wounds inflicted on her fiancé Ladon’s tattered soul. So how could her final year as a normal college student at a normal university be anything but… normal?
The Bonds, Broken & Silent Miniseries is book four of the Fate - Fire - Shifter - Dragon series and follows Fifth of Blood.
Bonds Broken & Silent also contains the bonus short story, Dmitri and the Mad Monk.
Robert Quidell understands the side effects of his bad boy behavior: No bonds. He gives his goddesses one night of wish fulfillment and supernova sex. But he always wakes up alone.
Isolde Wellington understands the life of a photographer: Always documenting the world. She creates brilliant, soul-melting photos. But she, too, always wakes up alone.
As a child, a horrendous accident stole Gavin Bower’s hearing. Now, he lives his life and works hard to make it into medical school. But the night the Burners come for his best friend, Gavin suddenly finds himself drowning in a new world of Fates, Shifters, and Burners—until Daisy Reynolds Pavlovich saves his life.
The Shifters at The Land of Milk and Honey hold the key to finding Daisy Reynolds’s missing father, but they also have the power to compel her to spill her secrets. When threatened with an enthralling, Daisy runs. But bad people take advantage of the vulnerable—and escaping a very bad person soon becomes Daisy’s only option for survival…
Daisy Reynolds might be taller and more athletic than the average seventeen-year-old, but she doesn’t make waves. Hiding from her klepto mom’s terrifying Shifter ex-boss makes an invisible life necessary. But when a Burner—a chaos ghoul—gets a whiff of Daisy, hiding turns into running for her life….
The end of Daniel Quidell’s firefighting career scarred more than his body. He’s now a divorced father working to provide a good life for his son. The strain leaves him overwhelmed—until Camille Frasier walks into his life. But Camille desires more than a gentle hand to help her body to find its fire. She hopes Dan will give her what she needs. Is he strong enough to find his way out?
An insane Shifter stole Rysa’s talisman and jacked her body. Now, she wastes away in front of Ladon’s eyes and he can’t stop the power that’s eating her alive.
Watching her anguish triggers flashbacks. When Ladon’s soul ruptures, only Rysa holds the cure he needs. But she’s too far away to stop what’s eating him alive.
Four years ago, Sammie Singleton became the muse of an artist she didn't know. The moment vanished, and now Sammie spends her nights with a different man.
Everything changes the moment she meets Thomas Quidell. Sammie realizes he is her artist—and the man she's been fantasizing about all these years.
Wars with malicious Fates, Shifters, and Burners always win. The world needs Ladon. But he’s left his past, and his violence, behind for a new life with his beloved Rysa.
When a vicious group of Shifters rains death onto everyone Ladon loves, her body—and his mind—rip apart. But Ladon needs to find a way to save his family before his rupturing soul destroys everything….
Rysa Torres stumbles through life fighting against her ADHD. But when monsters activate a hidden power, Rysa becomes the Fate at the center of an epic battle against a terrifying future—and a world consumed by fire.
When Ladon and Dragon find Rysa, they see the hell a young Fate might unleash. But Ladon quickly realizes Rysa is more than the daughter of an old enemy—she's his key to forgiveness.