It’s time to celebrate! Dragon’s Rise, book four of The Sun Child Chronicles will be released around the world on July 9, 2019, and we’ve got some fun things in store. We’re starting early, on July 5th! Read on to find out where and when you can join in. Sale, party, author appearance, excerpts, author […]

Read More → Dragon’s Rise Release Celebration Schedule and Links (blog tour, giveaway, sale, launch party, and more)

Nictaf, an experienced student reviewer at LitPick Book Reviews wrote a 5-star review for Dragon’s Rise, and I couldn’t be more thrilled! Here’s a little of what he said: Lou Hoffmann has created an amazing world and amazing characters, and it just keeps getting better with every book! Each book seems to end with an […]

Read More → New five-star review of Dragon’s Rise!

Ciarrah’s Light, book 3 of The Sun Child Chronicles is due to be released world wide on October 16th! Be around for the events and win prizes, get to know the characters and some backstory, and a little about the author and her writing journey. Celebration events highlights: Facebook launch party Podcast interview Two bookstore […]

Read More → Ciarrah’s Light Event Schedule—blog tour links and event info here!

Luccan, future Suth Chiell of the Ethran Sunlands, also known as Lucky, has just completed a harrowing quest, but his adventures and hardships are only beginning. There’s little time to rest before his mother’s ghostly specter attacks, drowning Lucky in horrible nightmares that drain his life and nearly kill him. Only through the power of […]

Read More → News! Pre-order Lou Hoffmann’s *Ciarrah’s Light* Now—Brilliant cover by Catt Ford revealed!

Hi readers! As you’ve heard, book 3 of The Sun Child Chronicles, Ciarrah’s Light is due to be released by Harmony Ink, in October 2018. Dragon’s Rise book 4 in the series, is scheduled for a July/August window in 2019. I’m stoked, and writing ahead on book 5, working title Triad of Kaynenh.

Read More → Dragon’s Rise, The Sun Child Chronicles book 4, contracted with Harmony Ink Press

Hi! Just a little update. I finished the manuscript of Dragon’s Rise, book 4 of The Sun Child Chronicles a while ago and submitted it to the publisher. Hoping I’ll hear something good soon! Meanwhile we’re waiting for Ciarrah’s Light (book 3)—official release in October. Next up: Triad of Kaynenh, book 5. In other news, […]

Read More → Sun Child Chronicles progress, and a new look for Stories with Pride Queerly YA Blog

Hello readers! Progress on the Sun Child Chronicles continues. I just returned the final round of edits on Ciarrah’s Light (book 3), to the publisher, I have the mockup of a fabulous cover from Catt Ford (which I wish I could share, but can’t), and we’re rolling on to final preparations for an October release. […]

Read More → The Sun Child Chronicles—fantasy with one foot in sci-fi territory

Hi friends! I know it’s been a while since I’ve posted here, but one of the things I’m set on making happen in 2018 is suiting up and showing up here more often. I’d like to make this blog a little busier in support of YA authors who are unafraid to represent people from across […]

Read More → The Sun Child Chronicles continue in 2018—excerpts here!