Maggie Poinsett, hard-nosed photographer for National Geographic magazine, doesn’t look or act like a “Sweet Magnolia”—the name her mother gave her at birth, nor does she believe in ghosts.
But while on vacation with her parents at Golden Apple Farm, a bed-and-breakfast in the mountains of western North Carolina, she meets the ghost of Thomas MacKinlay, Civil War soldier shot for the crime of desertion.
She’s obsessed with saving Thomas and when the full moon opens the gate, she steps through it into the midst of our nation’s most deadly hour—the Civil War. Disguising herself as a. . . (More)
Magnolia Blossoms is the third book in the Gate to Nowhere series. You can purchase all her books online at: Amazon.com and Twiliight Books. BOOK AVAILABLE SEPTEMBER 15th 2010.
Gate to Nowhere ~ The First Book in the Series
Leanna's first mystery novel in the series, 'Gate to Nowhere" won the Fiction category in ForeWord magazine's 2008 Book of the Year Award.
BOOK EXCERPT - The massive bronze sculpture was at once so mesmerizing that everything else in the square became a blur, merging into a long tunnel with the statue at the end, bathed in light. Something was pulling her forward, or was that a gentle shove from behind? Either way, the sensation was dreamlike. Was she actually walking? It was more like floating. (More from Gate to Nowhere)
Return to Nowhere ~ The Second Book in the Series
BOOK EXCERPT - It is 1847 and the only way Charlotte MacKinlay can achieve her dream
of being a doctor is by learning Cherokee "green medicine," but she
needs a teacher and the Cherokee Indians have all been forced West. Traveling back in time is her only answer. Unfortunately, her return
brings her face-to-face with her biggest challenge yet.... (More from Return to Nowhere)