Gate to Nowhere gets review from Read North Carolina Novels!

            “Before I tell you anything, Gavin, I want to assure you that I’m not crazy. I’m not an escapee from an asylum, and I’m not a witch. I’m just me. My name is Emma Jane Franklin. I’m … [Read more...]

Return to Nowhere nominated for the Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary Award

Return to Nowhere was nominated for the Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary Award. Originated by the Lipinsky family, and funded by Mrs. JoAnn L. Edwinn, the Award has been presented annually, since 1955, for printed works that focus special attention on … [Read more...]

Magnolia Blossoms

Third Book in the "Gate" Trilogy--Magnolia Blossoms : 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 … [Read more...]

Return to Nowhere

Second Book  in the "Gate" Trilogy--Return to Nowhere : 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 … [Read more...]

Gate to Nowhere

First Book  in the "Gate" Trilogy--Gate to Nowhere : Leanna's first suspense novel, Gate to Nowhere, won the ForeWord magazine's 2008 Book of the Year Award in general fiction and the North Carolina Society of Historians Clark Cox Historical … [Read more...]