Martha Bourke grew up in Burlington, Vermont, often considered a hub of "free thinking." She was encouraged to write and be creative at a very young age. Martha also had her father's talent for languages, which later became her career. She spent fifteen years creating and teaching in foreign language programs for young children. She continued to write on the side, trying out a variety of fiction genres. Then she discovered YA - specifically, paranormal romance. She was hooked!
Martha and her husband of thirteen years have carved out their own little piece of Vermont in the Massachusetts countryside. When not writing, she loves spending time with her animals, good music, thrifting, and adding to her Converse collection. Jaguar Moon, Book 2, will be released in September, 2012.
You've already entered the world of Jaguar Sun. But so much came before - love, duty, sacrifice, betrayal, heartbreak. Now, for the first time, learn about Adriana and Richard and how their chance meeting changed Adriana’s life forever.
Sixteen-year-old Maya Delaney has survived becoming a shape-shifter, and bringing the world into a new era at the end of the Mayan calendar. When a mysterious stranger appears, she suspects he may hold the key to her true identity. But to find out, Maya must leave the ones who love her most.
Will the answers she seeks give her solace, or will they take her away from all she holds dear?
December 21, 2012 - Will that fateful day destroy our world, or did the Mayans have something else in mind? Maya Delaney knows.
Maya Delaney is just an average sixteen-year- old. She learns that she is meant to fulfill an ancient Mayan Prophesy and bring forth a New Age on earth. Will Toltec, an evil society bent on keeping her from her destiny succeed? Or will that destiny destroy her?