Beth Barany

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Based in Oakland, California, Beth Barany writes magical tales of romance and adventure to transport readers to new worlds where anything is possible.

She's the award-winning author HENRIETTA THE DRAGON SLAYER, a young adult fantasy novel (Book 1 of the Five Kingdom series.)

When not writing, Beth helps authors create successful careers, via her coaching, consulting, speaking, and courses.

In her nonworking hours, Beth enjoys capoeira, traveling, and watching movies with her husband, bestselling author Ezra Barany, and playing with their two cats, Kitty and Leo.

More about Beth at http://author.bethbarany.com.

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Christmas Magic, A Christmas Romance Collection (Two Touchstone Series Books)
Series: Touchstone. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Enjoy these Two Touchstone Series Books! In this collection: A CHRISTMAS FLING and A CUPCAKE CHRISTMAS, 2 novellas for your Christmas reading pleasure!
The Writer's Adventure Guide
Series: Books for Writers by Beth Barany. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,090. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
A Self-Coaching Guide to Writing Your Book Considered by writers to be a spiritual guide to writing your book from an experienced author and coach. A home study coaching guide and workbook.
Henrietta and The Battle of the Horse Mesa
Series: Henrietta The Dragon Slayer, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,970. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Finally, the sweeping conclusion to the Henrietta The Dragon Slayer trilogy! Parted by destiny, the four friends struggle to rejoin forces and face for a final time, the ruthless sorcerer intent on destroying them all.
A Labyrinth of Love and Roses (A Fairy Tale Romance)
Series: Touchstone. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,610. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
French MBA grad Lili Grenault needs to succeed at her pitch meeting to fund her international green tech business. San Francisco investor Brett Barnaby wants to find his great-grandfather's gravesite in Amiens, France, a primary battle sites of World War I. Can these two independent freethinkers work together to prevent chaos from triumphing and find love in time in the labyrinth of roses.
A Cupcake Christmas (A Christmas Elf Romance)
Series: Touchstone. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Florian MacMillian needs a final job to complete his baking resume—preferably a job where he’s unlikely to blow things up with his unruly magic—before returning to the North Pole and taking his rightful place as Master Baker to all the elves. Kate Delore desperately needs help in her fast-growing cupcake business. Florian is a perfect fit, until things heat up between them.
Touchstone Series: Romance Novella Books 1-4, plus a bonus short story
Series: Touchstone. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 111,140. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Travel to worlds where anything is possible—time travel to Medieval France; a cute Santa’s elf hiding in plain sight in San Francisco; a mystery under the city of Paris that only love can unlock; and, love, destiny, and a labyrinth. Four romance novellas plus bonus short story in the TOUCHSTONE series by award-winning novelist, Beth Barany.
Autumn's Kiss: 8 Contemporary & Historical Sweet Romances
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,870. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014 by Open Book Romances. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Eight sweet, short stories. Eight ways to celebrate Autumn. From a medieval stonemason to a big-town businesnessman, Regency England to Napa Vineyards, these Historical, Contemporary, Paranormal and Time-Travel romances will capture your heart. Authors: Nicole Zoltack, Debby Lee, Beth Barany, Kristy Tate, Ruth Roberts, Kathy Bosman, LaVerne St. George, & Patricia Kiyono
Parisian Amour (A Fairy Tale Romance)
Series: Touchstone. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,210. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Sarah Redman, a bank project manager, wants adventure in her life. Trainer extraordinaire, Josh Kleine, needs to pull off a successful presentation at a Paris conference to land more clients and save his company. Together they may hold the key to the strange disasters striking the City of Lights. Can Sarah unravel the secrets of the city and of her heart in time to save them all?
A Christmas Fling (A Christmas Elf Romance)
Series: Touchstone. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,860. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
What if falling in love put the life you cherished in jeopardy? Dahlia, a Santa’s Elf, has 21 days left before Christmas to create the best toy in the world without using magic or revealing her true identity. Will her innocent Christmas fling help her or land her in trouble?
Henrietta and the Dragon Stone
Series: Henrietta The Dragon Slayer, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,700. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Henrietta faced the dragon and won the healing stone—but now faces an even greater test. The young dragon slayer is trusted with a crucial message that will save the Five Kingdoms from war. But to deliver it, she must slip past an evil sorcerer and his many guises. Dark magic is at work within her home kingdom … and things will never be the same. Especially Henrietta herself.
Touchstone of Love (A Time Travel Romance)
Series: Touchstone. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,080. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
A time-travel romance by award-winning novelist, Beth Barany. When a thunderstorm transports software expert Rose Waldman to thirteenth century France, she meets hunky stonemason Julien, who is secretly creating a gargoyle in defiance of his master mason. Can independent gadget loving Rose trust her life and heart to Julien, and can she really never go home again?
Twitter for Authors: Social Media Book Marketing Strategies for Shy Writers
Series: Books for Writers by Beth Barany. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sales and Marketing
Social media book marketing is key to building your author platform and to selling more books. For many authors, the idea of sharing themselves with the world through Twitter and other social media platforms can be petrifying. But in Twitter for Authors: Social Media Book Marketing for Shy Writers, you will discover simple ways to connect with your audience and potential readers.
Henrietta The Dragon Slayer
Series: Henrietta The Dragon Slayer, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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She's a legend at 17, but only Henrietta knows the price she paid for her fame ... and it is much too high. From the Winner of the California Fiction Writer's Book Contest comes this thrilling adventure of a young warrior on one final quest ... against an opponent she swore never to face again. And Henrietta, the legendary Dragon Slayer of Bleuve, can't stomach the thought of another kill.
Overcome Writer's Block: A Self-Guided Creative Writing Class to Get You Writing Again
Series: Books for Writers by Beth Barany. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Written by a writer and teacher with over 20 years of experience. Do you wonder where all your good ideas went? Is sitting down to write a painful process? You can break through your writer's block and ignite your creativity today! This unique writing guide will show you how! This writing guide was written for writers and artists of all kinds, as well as business professionals and entrepreneurs

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