J.R. Armstrong


J. R. Armstrong was born and raised in southeast Michigan (where Owe It To The Wind takes place). She has a B.A. from Olivet College.

Owe It To The Wind and Truly, Everything the sequel were written in 11 cities on two continents, including a Caribbean Island as the author traveled with her husband who worked in professional baseball.

The two live near Lansing, Michigan and have four children, a dog and four cats.

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Dead Breaths
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Something unlikely happens when a woman invites her killer to the bedroom.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,420. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Eight sorority sisters think they are in for a relaxing ten day vacation with good food, drinks, shopping, and late-night conversations until DeMaris suggests they all assume new identities. A talking parrot with a secret, a bag lady and DeMaris poking her nose in where she shouldn't lands them all in trouble with the law. What more can possibly go wrong?
Truly, Everything (the sequel to Owe It To The Wind)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,710. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
In the spring of 1967, Michael and Meg promise to reunite in five years to decide if their high school romance is still alive. They fail to keep the promise and thirteen years pass before a chance encounter brings them together once again. After a life-altering accident, can their love continue amidst mystery, confusion, and deception?
Owe It To The Wind
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,660. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Owe It To The Wind is a story of love and betrayal. It begins with the high school romance between Michael and Meg. Determined to flee an abusive parent, Michael abruptly departs their small hometown in Michigan immediately after graduation to play football for USC. Before he leaves the young lovers make a pact to meet in five years. Neither realizes the life consequences of this decision.

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