Catherine Banks

Biography

Catherine Banks is a fantasy author who writes in several fantasy subgenres under two pseudonyms. She began writing fiction at only four years old and finished her first full-length novel at the age of fifteen. She is married to her soulmate and best friend, Avery, who she has two amazing children with. After her full time job, she reads books, plays video games, and watches anime shows and movies with her family to relax. Although she has lived in Northern California her entire life, she dreams of traveling around the world. Catherine is also C.E.O. of Turbo Kitten Industries™, a company with many hats including being a book publisher and Etsy store full of nerdy fun.

Smashwords Interview

What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
Writing itself is the greatest joy for me. I love being able to write stories and create characters that people love or hate.
What do your fans mean to you?
My fans mean EVERYTHING to me! Without my fans I would not have reached my goals! Thank you to all of my fans!
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Books

Protector (Little Death Bringer, Book Two)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,140. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Marin’s small reprieve at the Elven Kingdom turns into a longer visit than originally planned after Favian is sent on a mission with Kato and she cannot join. Ready to escape it all, she runs off, only to find herself in the company of another Mercenary who, with her help, discovers things aren’t really as they seem on this mission. Someone’s setting a trap…and Marin is the target.
Mercenary (Little Death Bringer, Book One)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,670. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Coming of age
Marin wants to kick ass and take names. But that’ll be hard to do if she gets captured by an unknown enemy… Between a kidnapping attempt, growing feelings for her best friend, and a new magic within her, Marin’s life is changing in ways she can’t understand. If she doesn’t get a grasp on things quickly, she may lose everything she’s fought so hard to gain. If she survives at all.
Princess Triumvirate (Pirate Princess, # 2)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,270. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Dealing with the aftermath of her battle with the Prince of Drimla, Tilia is trying to continue with her duties as Princess of Crilan. Finn, Faxon, and Tilia set off to investigate who is selling the dangerous devices, but soon a request for aid takes them to a new land far beyond their Realm. Tilia and Finn meet the Prince and Princess of the Elves and make some unexpected friendships.
Anja's Secret
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,740. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Fans of Ilona Andrews and Kelley Armstrong will love this new action/adventure featuring a strong heroine just trying to live her life. Anja escaped slavery and made it to the promised realm. However, her secret may destroy her friends and ruin the new life she desperately craves. Forces are gathering and she must reveal her secret to keep her loved ones safe.
The Last Werewolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In a world where vampires lay claim to everything, Lily is the last werewolf alive. When The Hunter comes to town, catastrophe is sure to follow. The only barrier between her and certain death is Irving, a mage who discovers her secret and offers to keep her safe, and who is harboring secrets of his own. Lily will need all the help she can get for when The Hunter comes knocking.
Demonic Contract
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,010. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Tora's been on a lot of awful blind dates. All she wants is to find someone who loves her for who she is, which might be a tall order considering she's part demon. She goes out with the gorgeous Edan, and the pair immediately hit it off. No matter how hard she tries, she can't keep her heritage a secret forever.
Lady Serra and the Draconian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,400. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Serra’s life has been planned out for her since her conception. Attend the Elite school, Brevard, marry the Marquess Barnaby, and produce heirs. She wanted none of that, but with no choice in the matter she had resigned herself to her fate. Until Hadyn, the brooding, hot, ace of Brevard starts tries to convince her that she is capable of much more. Can she escape the clutches of the Elite society?
Pirate Princess
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 150,700. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
As the daughter of the Pirate King, Tilia has an unusual upbringing. As the heir for the Kingdom of Crilan, she is trained by the best & taught to control her magic. However, piracy is in her blood, & draws danger to Tilia like treasure draws pirates. Some treasures are more valuable than others. Will this lesson be learned in time or will the betrayal of those around her be her undoing?
Daughter of Lions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,570. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Being a teenager is hard enough, but when your dad is an Alpha werelion it complicates matters even more. Victoria doesn’t feel like she fully fits in anywhere and things become more unsteady when she meets the new werelion in her dad’s pride, Brandon. Is there a way she can alter her genes to gain the ability to shift, or will she learn to accept who she is?
Barbaric Tendencies (Ciara Steele Novella Series #2)
Series: Ciara Steele Novella Series, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,000. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Ciara is adjusting to her new life, but she still can't erase her feelings for Eric. As she trains under the watchful eye of The Council, she discovers that there are some tendencies that are hard to subdue and in this world it might be better to let them out to protect those that she loves.
Taming Darkness (Artemis Lupine #4)
Series: Artemis Lupine, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,530. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Things aren't going like anyone planned and life keeps throwing one curve ball after another at Artemis and Ares. Can she live up to the prophecy or have they been wrong this entire time? Join them as they try to right the balance of light and dark in the final installment of the Artemis Lupine Series.
True Faces
Series: Ciara Steele Novella Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,330. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Vampires, Werewolves, and Werebears, Oh my! Ciara Steele's life is far from normal and it gets even more complicated when she receives a promotion at work. Her ability to See people is somehow common knowledge and not everyone is happy that she can See them. She is faced with one of the toughest decisions of her life as her future is offered on the head of the man she loves.
Healed by Fire (Artemis Lupine #3)
Series: Artemis Lupine, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,390. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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Artemis is taken in by a coven of witches who give her the name Chandra. After an intense interaction with the Beta of the Werewolves, whom she can’t deny a connection to, Chandra learns that there are people who know her true identity and that she’s not the only halfbreed werewolf alive. Is he really her mate? Can she decipher the meaning of her death prophecy before it’s too late?
Kiss of a Star (Artemis Lupine #2)
Series: Artemis Lupine, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,910. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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Nothing is simple and life is anything but calm. As Artemis adjusts to her new life she learns that shedding a little blood is more than necessary and that she must do whatever she can to stay with her pack and her mate. Can she figure out a way to protect her pack and stand against the man hunting her? Or will treachery and deceit separate her from the first family she's ever had?
Song of The Moon (Artemis Lupine #1)
Series: Artemis Lupine, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,080. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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Artemis's life is changed forever when the mysterious man from her dreams, Ares, comes to claim her as his mate. The seventeen year old girl must find a way to adapt to her true life and accept her fate or run from it. She must overcome her fears and human ideals to give her self to the dangerous world, and man, that is her destiny.

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