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A. C. Gaughen


A. C. Gaughen

A. C. Gaughen is a YA writer, secret hotel concierge, occasional freelancer, obsessive reader, total geek, and author of SCARLET, her debut novel.

A. C. Gaughen

Books by A. C. Gaughen

by A. C. Gaughen - Fantasy, Fiction, Magic, Young Adult 13+

Aspasia has clawed her way up the ranks of Cyrus's black market empire to captain her own trading vessel, and she risks it all every time she uses her powerful magic to free as many women, children and Elementae from slavery as she can. But Cyrus is close to uncovering her secrets, and if Aspasia can't find her siblings before Cyrus does, she will never be able to break free. Armed with her loyal crew full of Elementae and a new recruit, Aspasia finds herself in the center of a brewing war, and her power alone may not be enough to save her friends, family and freedom.

by A. C. Gaughen - Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult 13+

Shalia is a proud daughter of the desert, but after years of devastating war with the adjoining kingdom, her people are desperate for an end to the violence that has claimed so many of their loved ones. Willing to trade her freedom to ensure the safety of her family, Shalia becomes Queen of the Bone Lands, a country where magic is outlawed and the Elementae. Trapped between her husband's irrational hatred of the Elementae and a dangerous rebellion led by her own brother, Shalia must harness her power and make an impossible choice: save her family, save the Elementae, or save herself.

by A. C. Gaughen - Adventure, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Retelling, Young Adult 13+

Imprisoned by Prince John for months, Scarlet finds herself a long way from Nottinghamshire. After a daring escape from the Prince's clutches, she learns that King Richard’s life is in jeopardy, and Eleanor of Aquitaine demands a service Scarlet can’t refuse: spy for her and help bring Richard home safe. But fate --- and her heart --- won’t allow Scarlet to stay away from Nottinghamshire for long, and together with Rob, she must stop Prince John from going through with his dark plans for England. They cannot rest until he’s stopped, but will their love be enough to save them once and for all?

by A. C. Gaughen - Adventure, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Retelling, Young Adult 13+

Scarlet’s identity has been revealed, but her future is uncertain. Her forced marriage to Lord Gisbourne threatens Robin and Scarlet’s love, and the royal court has come to Nottingham to appoint a new sheriff. Scarlet must set aside her usual tactics to join the dark and plotting court. She will do anything to outwit the Prince and win a life with Rob, but hidden within the court is a secret no one was supposed to discover --- one that changes everything...

by A. C. Gaughen - Fantasy, Fiction, Romance, Young Adult 12+

Posing as one of Robin Hood's thieves to avoid the wrath of evil Lord Gisbourne, Scarlet has kept her identity secret from all of Nottinghamshire. Only Robin and his band know the truth --- that the knife-wielding, trouble-seeking Scarlet is actually a girl --- and as Gisbourne closes in, helping the people of Nottingham could cost Scarlet her life. Only her fierce loyalty to Robin make Scarlet feel brave enough to keep up the fight. But her love for Robin could also be her greatest weakness...