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Upcoming Release

January 31st, 2017


A New York Times,

USA Today,

& Wall Street Journal


"Fierce, powerful, and absolutely breathtaking."

an Indie Reader Top Book Pick


"A modern love story with a living heart and soul."


An optional, companion
novella for 53 Letters (#1.5)

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Teaser Tuesday & Giveaway

Two more weeks until you get to meet Jack and Rodel! For a chance to win a kindle ARC of MISTS OF THE SERENGETI (release date: January 31st, 2017) and a $10 Amazon Gift Card, enter the giveaway below. One winner will be randomly selected and contacted via email. Giveaway ends January 21st, 2017 at 11:59 PM EST. Leylah Attar eARC Giveaway (MISTS) + $10 Amazon Gift Card

Happy Holidays and Giveaway

It’s almost the end of the year! I hope 2016 has been good to you, and that the holiday season is filled with good things that make you smile! I have a GIVEWAY for a paperback of my upcoming novel, MISTS OF THE SERENGETI. It’s not out until January 31st, 2017, but you can enter here to win a signed copy. I have also been working with an incredible team of authors on an exciting new pro ...[Read More]

New Release Announcement – Mists of the Serengeti

From New York Times bestselling author, Leylah Attar, comes a standalone, contemporary love story set against the lush backdrop of the Serengeti, in East Africa. Inspired by true events, Mists of the Serengeti is a compelling, emotionally resonant tale of the unknown ways in which we are all connected. Release date: January 31st, 2017 READERS, add it to Goodreads HERE. BLOGGERS, if you want to par ...[Read More]

Mental Health Awareness Month

During the month of May, I am joining over 25 authors to donate a portion of our May sales to the Keith Milano Memorial Fund (benefiting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention). Over 40 authors have also donated items to an online auction also benefiting the fund!   There are number of ways you can get involved: You can purchase a book from the amazing books listed below!  #1click4cha ...[Read More]

Lift 4 Autism 2016 – Auction and Giveaway

  April is Autism Awareness month. Although Autism is the fastest growing developmental disability, affecting 3 million people in the United States and 70 million people in the world, for those outside looking in, it often remains a mystery. I am partnering with more than 200 authors and bloggers in the LIFT 4 Autism campaign. Many of us are donating books and other items to an auction that w ...[Read More]

The Paper Swan Audiobook Sample