Catherine Banks


Catherine Banks is a USA Today Bestselling fantasy author who writes in several fantasy subgenres under multiple 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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Where to find Catherine Banks online

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Ciara Steele Novella Series
This novella series follows Ciara Steele as she deals with her life among the preternaturals.
True Faces
Price: $0.99 USD.
Barbaric Tendencies
Price: $0.99 USD.


Protector (Little Death Bringer, Book Two)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,200. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » Paranormal
Sometimes wars aren’t fought on the battlefield, but deep within ourselves. Marin’s love for Favian is tested when his twin resurfaces after being stolen at birth. She’s overcome with confusion as her heart battles against her senses every time she looks at Sebastian. Knowing Favian will soon be courting female elves only breaks her heart more. Someone’s setting a trap. And Marin is the target.
Mercenary (Little Death Bringer, Book One)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,780. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » Paranormal
Marin doesn’t want to be a lady. She wants to kick butt and take names, but outside forces are working against her. As if being human, even if she was raised by the King & Queen of the Elves, wasn’t bad enough, she’s also female. If Marin doesn’t train like her life depends on it, she won’t be able to hold her own against the elves around her. And at Macon Academy, the weakest link rarely survives
Princess Triumvirate (Pirate Princess, # 2)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,720. 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.
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: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,670. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General
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: $4.99 USD. Words: 150,980. 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: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,700. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General
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
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.
True Faces
Series: Ciara Steele Novella Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
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.