Monday, April 15, 2013

Title reveal! "Stone and Silt"

My publisher has just announced my new book! 

The book, a Young Adult historical mystery, will be titled "Stone and Silt." 

Here's the blurb for it:

A ruthless murder and a stolen shipment of gold.

At school, sixteen-year-old Nikaia Wales endures the taunts of bullies who call her a “half-breed.” At home, she worries about how her family will react if she reveals her growing feelings for the quiet boy next door.

Those are soon the least of her troubles. Nikaia discovers a hidden cache of gold, and when police find a corpse nearby, her father becomes a suspect. Worse, Elias Doyle is circling, hungry to avenge his brother’s death.

Nikaia desperately searches for clues to save her father. In her quest to find the killer, she learns about the power of family, friendship, and young love.

It's on schedule to be published this fall.

You can see the announcement here: