Riley Rose


Riley Rose McKesson is an author, a professional writer and producer currently working on a film project with Chas. Floyd Johnson, Executive Producer of NCIS TV series, (as well as Producer of Red Tails (2012), which he produced with George Lucas – LucasFilms). Rose’s recent documentary project, as co-producer, on the life of Susan Oliver in the award winning, ‘The Green Girl’ Movie ( was funded on both crowdfunding websites: Kickstarter, and Indiegogo. The film has won three awards ( Rose has written treatments, story synopses and analyses, and produced several short films for Sundance Film Festival. She has also worked with the Webby Award Winning web series creator of BZ Shorts.

Rose is a #1 Amazon Kindle author, her book, “A Killer Resume” hit #1 on the eighth day after it’s release and remains in the Top 100 Bestseller List on Amazon Kindle. Her “Vampire Rules for Love” romance novel also hit #33 on the Top 100 and her recent science fiction release “Vela Kurv Begins” was featured on Amazon Children’s Books as a #1 recommendation for YA readers. “Vela Kurv Begins” features a biracial female superhero. Rose is a long time lover of creators of whole new worlds like George Lucas, JR Tolkien and of course, Gene Roddenberry. Rose’s last books “Bloodline Tales”, “Vela Kurv Becomes” and “My Killer Life Transformation” all hit the Amazon Bestseller List upon release.

Rose’s creative accreditations include the WGA Foundation, Storyboard, a Screenplay Development Group at 20th Century Fox Studios, RedShirts (Sci-Fi Writers Group). She was a selected member of UCLA Writers Program Instructor and accredited writer, Ron Wilkerson – Star Trek The Next Generation, Voyager & Stargate SG-1, as well as story analysis screenplay evaluations, and other literary properties under the supervision of Barney Lichtenstein, former Story Analyst for Amblin Entertainment, New Line Cinema and Largo Entertainment. Rose holds a Bachelors of Science degree from The WP Carey School of Business at ASU, a graduate of The UCLA Writers Program and a Screenwriter. She has over 10 years experience as an Investment Banking Professional.

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My Killer Life Transformation: Seven Steps to a Career Transition (Killer Resume, Killer Life Book 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,810. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / business development, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
Find your killer life! Have you had a shakeup in your professional life? Been downsized or laid off? Are you searching for something more? Do you need to find the next phase in your new killer life? Then you now need to identify how your life needs to change to accommodate a changing marketplace.
Vela Kurv Becomes, Part II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,360. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Vela Kurv is the "new female action hero!" 'Vela Kurv Becomes' is part II in the saga.
Vampire Rules for Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
With tons of downloads, readers are calling Vampire Rules for Love, "a juicy twist" filled with characters that are "sexy, trendy and hot!" Four women living the San Franciscan city life, meet, become friends and are jilted for super models while double dating at a dinner. They make a vow to find true love and to find out who turned them into bloodthirsty vampires; they bond to avenge their maker.
Vela Kurv Begins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,550. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
'VELA KURV BEGINS' is the beginning of a new action superhero! This story is a "wrenching science fiction tale" of the birth of a king sent by The One to deliver mankind into a new existence and to seed a line of women because of a sacrificing star in the Constellation Vela; thus the beginning of Vela Kurv. 'Vela Kurv Begins,' is a combustion of science fiction, romance, and space exploration.
A Killer Resume
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers / job hunting
What happens to your resume after submission? Why isn’t it bringing you the opportunity you desperately want or need? Create a killer professional resume to give you the edge you need to gain access past the scrutinizing gatekeepers who screen your resume and select the candidates’ resumes that contains the language they seek.
Vela Kurv Legacy Series Part II Smashword BYCAB Edition - The Wiles of Vela Kurv
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,110. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
"THE WILES OF VELA KURV" is the story about a strong, sexy, smart woman who could save her world, a world not to dissimilar from Earth today. The story starts at birth and progresses to her young adulthood.. She develops supernatural abilities through genetics and exposure to alien DNA as a fetus and this causes an abandonment of love from the one person she adores as a child, her father.
Vela Kurv Legacy Series Part I Smashwords BYCAB Edition - The Scintillate Seed to Vela Kurv
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,420. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
"THE SCINTILLATE SEED TO VELA KURV" is a wrenching science fiction story of the birth of a king sent by The One to deliver mankind into a new existence and to seed a line of women because of a sacrificing star in the Constellation Vela; thus the beginning of Vela Kurv.

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