Lana Mowdy


About the Author
Lana Mowdy was raised in a small town in Oklahoma where she still resides with her sprawling, multigenerational family. She and her husband are raising four children with the recent addition of a beautiful granddaughter. Lana has been an avid reader and writer since grade school. Finding inspiration all around her, she lives creatively through photography, scrapbooking, quilting, drawing, and writing. Because she believes that education seeds power and independence, Lana has dedicated her life to teaching and learning. She holds a BS and MS and is currently working on a PhD in education.

Where to find Lana Mowdy online


Die for Love (Book 2: Live, Love, and Die)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Zach and Miranda have overcome a jealous ex-husband, kidnapping, and murder, but the scars still remain. To live with Zach, Miranda must find her strength, put her past behind her, and face the unfinished business that seems to infiltrate their lives. Can Zach and Miranda find a way to pledge their lives without losing them in the process?
Love or Die (Book 1: Live, Love, and Die Series)
Price: Free! Words: 24,220. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Miranda Row is committed to raising her daughter, running her company, and avoiding men. Yet, no matter where she looks, her past continues to haunt her.
Tara's Forgotten Son
Price: Free! Words: 121,680. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Wade Hampton Hamilton is the unsung hero in a classic American novel. A child conceived at the onset of civil distress, he struggles to overcome the trauma of soldiers, abandonment, and near starvation.

Lana Mowdy's tag cloud

abuse    civil war    daughter    doctor    fan fiction    friendship    gone with the wind    kidnap    marriage    money    mother    murder    oklahoma    romance    scarlett    single mother    suspense    teacher    texas   

Smashwords book reviews by Lana Mowdy

  • The Wishing Star on Sep. 23, 2013
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    The Wishing Star was an interesting story. The plot was well paced. The characters were easily relatable. Their thoughts and actions were believable. Good job!
  • Lover, Husband, Father, Monster - Book 1, Her Story on Sep. 24, 2013

    I loved both books. The characters were so well developed that I was able to understand and sympathize with both sides.
  • The Reluctant Bride on Sep. 24, 2013

    I loved this story! The author kept the language geared to the right time. I fell in love with the characters, and would love to read a novel written about them.
  • The Peach Orchard Ogre on Sep. 24, 2013

    This is a wonderful little short story! It is an excellent example of traditional literature. I can use this story with my students.
  • Gingerbread Man on Sep. 26, 2013
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    Wow! I just finished reading after being glued to the book for two days! The descriptions are very well written. The characters are lovable, and the plot was suspenseful.
  • The Last Rose of Summer - a Short Story on Sep. 26, 2013
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    This was a truly heartwarming story. The author painted a beautiful picture of love and life.
  • A Perfect Madness on Nov. 08, 2013

    After reading many books about this era, I am still amazed at the many facets of the situation. The author truly captured yet another dimension of this time in history including characters thoughts, feelings, and reactions. The story was thought provoking on many levels.