Sue Perkins

Biography

Sue Perkins grew up in Devon, England and emigrated to New Zealand with her family. Sue and her husband live at the top of New Zealand’s South Island.

Her interests include writing, reading, genealogy and aqua jogging.

Sue’s first romance novel was released in May 2007, quickly followed by a fantasy trilogy, more romance books, young adult and middle grade novels.

Visit Sue Perkins webpage to discover more of Sue’s books, including her fantasy romance novels and middle grade level fantasy books.

Her aim is to write a full length epic fantasy novel. The outline is complete, and Sue hopes to finish it by the end of 2018.

Books

Santa's Present
Series: Blitz. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Historical » 20th Century
This novelette is from the World War II Blitz series. It's Christmas 1938 and Velma's family is determined to enjoy the festive season, but Jack cannot get leave to join them. Velma's young nephew declares that Santa bring the best presents, but all Velma wants is to be with Jack.
Broken Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Darcy's older sister has returned home from America. Kelly seems happy and carefree but Darcy is positive her sister is hiding a secret and this is making her unhappy.
Dragon Clans
Series: Dragon World, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Sie is rescued from the raging seas by a red dragon and her life changes forever. The red dragons are at odds with the other dragon clans. Is it all. misunderstanding? Can Sie and Byron, Talei's brother, find a peaceful solution to bring the clans together?
Fury's Ghost
Series: Fury, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,800. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
Fury's family leave the city for a six month visit to rural New Zealand. They stay in an old house belonging to her mother's family, but who is the ghostly figure in a hidden attic room and why is Fury the only one who can see her? She learns the ghost is the spirit of the original owner who has been trapped in the room for one hundred years. Fury promises to help the spirit lady to end her...
The Sixth Key: Love on a Magical Planet
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,400. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Hurrying through the teeming rain a squeal of brakes alerts Riley to a big truck which hits her and turns everything black. Riley wakes on the planet Sacral where the psychic inhabitants, want to eradicate the non-psychic Mutes. They want to discover how earth people block their thoughts. The magic of Sacral is dying due to an imposter on the throne. Riley is determined to discover the true King.
Fury's Island
Series: Fury, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,490. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Fiction
On holiday in Nelson, New Zealand, Fury meets Eion who offers to teach her to paddle board. Immediately attracted to him, she agrees. After basic instruction, he takes her out to Skull Island, a creepy looking rock some distance from the beach. No one has ever discovered a way up to the caves which look like eyes, but Fury finds a secret entrance and convinces Eion they should investigate...
Reva's Quest: A Magical Journey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,500. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Fiction
Reva, her garden gnome, two elves and a griffin travel across the magical land of Fey to destroy the evil, Malice, but can she trust her travelling companions? Malice's evil has turned many of the animals to evil, and these beasts try to stop them reaching their goal. If Reva reaches Malice, will she be able to rid Fey of his evil?
Ditty Box
Series: Blitz, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Romance » Historical » 20th Century
A pregnant woman, her partner in the Royal Navy and World War 1 approaching. A dubious mixture for a happy future. Phil Field loses his job on a fishing boat, and he is desperate for a new beginning to his personal and employment life, but jobs are hard to find in turn-of-the-century Devon. Phil joins the Royal Navy and takes his father's Ditty Box with him. On his last night ashore he...
Steam Mountain
Series: Rak Shoma, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Maevens Ash and Orm's continued search for Ash's parents bring them to the country of Stavmo, a civilization whose power is based on steam. Steam cars, whirlybirds, and small appliances, even guns, are all powered by steam... but at a cost. A huge factory has toxic smoke billowing into the air, and only the rich are able to escape the smell by living on the opposite side of town. Class is based...
Kaitlyn's Curiosity
Series: Village of Shadows, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,270. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Afraid her daughter is heading for trouble due to the company she keeps, Kaitlyn's mother sends her to Deden to look after Uncle Clive who suffers from dementia. Her arrival in the pouring rain sets a dismal start to Kaitlyn's new life. Deden is a strange village with inhabitants who all have secrets in their pasts. Kaitlyn and Uncle Clive settle into a peaceful co-existence, but the home help...
Broken Spire
Series: Ran Shoma, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,060. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Ash's silvery purple hair sets her apart from her peers. At Spires magic college the senior maeven consider her magic to be alien and unsuccessfully try to expel her. Ash feels a compulsive attraction to the broken North Spire. She believes this off-limit ruin holds the answer to her origins. Orm, Ash's equally talented classmate, is determined to support the girl he considers his soulmate and...
Disc Chase: Adventures Inside A Computer
Series: Microland Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,110. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Computers
Stargun and Flic reach the portal to the Star Fighters game, but before Stargun can enter they are chased by the Viral Busters. The chase takes them through a variety of games until it seems the Viral Busters are about to catch them. Can they escape or will they be dragged before the Grand Master and disintegrated?
Miri's Inheritance
Series: Village of Shadows, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,540. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Miri's life is a disaster but an unexpected inheritance from a grandmother she's never met, gives her hope for the future. Gavin, the solicitor's clerk, helps her settle into her grandmother's cottage and assists her to negotiate the.legal aspects of the inheritance. The isolated village has several cottages, but none of the neighbours are friendly. One unknown person repeatedly breaks in and...
Dragon Ice
Series: Dragon World, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Silver dragons keep Neisha's people trapped beneath an icy plateau. She dreams of Tane who promises to come and help her. Tane's plan is not only to rescue Neisha but to also release her people. He hopes to talk to the silver dragons and introduce them to his dragon friends in the south. Disaster strikes when Tane has an accident and he becomes trapped with Neisha's people. He goes to the...
Spirit Stealer: Ghosts in the Library
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,170. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Fiction
The library is a different world when the doors close for the night. Playful phantoms emerge to tease Fader, the street urchin who sleeps in the warm building. The atmosphere becomes more sinister when the green phantom appears. To stay strong, he steals the spirits of children who enter, or are locked in, the library at night. The bodies of his victims disappear. The spirit stealer's attack on...
The Queen's Ring: Prequel to The Sixth Key
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
To save her husband and son, Alivet must agree to abandon her family and become the queen of her husband's brother. Unable to save her family, Alivet makes one last stand to thwart the King's plans for the future.
Blitz
Series: Blitz, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,140. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Romance » Military, Fiction » Romance » Historical » 20th Century
Twenty-four-year-old Velma is the youngest of a large family. She longs to be treated as an adult, but her older sisters insist they know what is best for her future. Tall, dark, and handsome, Jack is a soldier distantly connected to Velma's family. He sweeps Velma off her feet and asks her to marry him. Naturally her sisters disapprove, but Velma stands up for herself, saying she is old enough...
Lost on Disc: Adventures Inside A Computer
Series: Microland Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,960. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Computers
The computer powers down, ejecting a star fighter from his program. Flic offers to help Stargun find his way home, but the task is harder than he thinks. The star fighter's impatience leads them into all the wrong programs. Flic wants to help, but he's terrified the Grand Master of the operating system will discover their plight and disintegrate both of them. Will the two succeed in their quest...
Knights Keep
Series: Rak Shoma, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,190. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Maevens Ash and Orm arrive in Banneret to continue their search for her family. They are immediately separated when Orm is attacked and instinctively teleports away. Ash is clapped in chains which prevents her using her magic. Genoa, the Kings Advisor, is convinced she can do magic. He believes he is a strong wizard, but Ash has difficulty keeping her laughter under control when he displays his...
Dragon World - Box Set
Series: Dragon World. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 165,570. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This box set has the three volumes of Dragon World. Dragon Flames tells how Talei and Adri rescue the dragons and save her people at the same time. Dragon Clans is Sie and Byron's story. Together they solve the problem of the fighting dragon clans. Dragon Ice is the story of Neisha and Tane's rescue of Neisha' people who are being held captive by the Ice Dragons.
Ghost Bus: Mystery of the Phantom Bus
Price: Free! Words: 22,930. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
Jack's family has a new home, a converted bus depot. The original owners of the depot disappeared and the ghost of their last bus appears to take Jack and his sister on a journey to several different places to solve the mystery.
Dragon Flames
Series: Dragon World, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Dragons spouting flame attack the human settlements. Talei travels for help to the main town of Boone but the dragons arrive soon after. She meets Adri and he offers to help fight the dragons. On the return journey Talei mind melds with a dragon and before the huge beast dies he asks Talei to help free his race from the creatures who have enslaved them. Talei, Adri and a few others set out for...
Adri's Journey
Series: Dragon World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Science Fiction
Adri's life in a city run by the elders is boring. He and his friends decide to explore the rest of the world but strangers come to town, warning of fire breathing dragons. Will the elders allow Adri and his friends to help fight the dragons?
Jayden's Innocence
Series: Village of Shadows, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2022 by Caishel Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Life is hard when Jayden is released from prison. No one wants to employ him and his family want nothing to do with an ex-con. He retreats to a quiet village with no amenities to hide from the world. Jayden decides the only option is to clear his name. He did not embezzle the money from his employers but knows all prisoners swear they are innocent. Will anyone believe him? Sophie lives in the...