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Colleen Houck

Biography

Colleen Houck

New York Times Bestselling author Colleen Houck is a lifelong reader whose literary interests include action, adventure, paranormal, science fiction, and romance. When she’s not busy writing, she likes to spend time chatting on the phone with one of her six siblings, watching plays, and shopping online. Colleen has lived in Arizona, Idaho, Utah, California, and North Carolina and is now permanently settled in Salem, Oregon with her husband and a huge assortment of plush tigers.

Colleen Houck

Books by Colleen Houck

by Colleen Houck - Fantasy, Fiction, Steampunk, Suspense, Thriller, Young Adult 14+

Five hundred years ago, Jack made a deal with the devil. Now he must fulfill his sentence as a Lantern, one of the watchmen who guard the portals to the Otherworld, a realm crawling with nightmarish creatures. Jack has spent centuries jumping from town to town,but then he meets Ember O'Dare. Seventeen, stubborn and a natural-born witch, Ember feels a strong pull to the Otherworld. When she crosses into the forbidden plane with the help of a mysterious and debonair vampire, Jack must do everything in his power to get her back where she belongs before both the earthly and unearthly worlds descend into chaos.

by Colleen Houck - Fantasy, Fiction, Historical Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance, Romance, Young Adult 12+

Lily is not the girl she once was. Her body is now part human, part lion, and part fairy. And if that isn’t bad enough, she must harness this power of three and become Wasret: a goddess destined to defeat the evil god Seth once and for all. With the help of her old friend Dr. Hassan, Lily departs on her final voyage through the cosmos and across the plains of Egypt. On the journey, she will transform into the being she is destined to become.

by Colleen Houck - Adventure, Fantasy, Fiction, Magic, Mythology, Romance, Young Adult 13+
When Amon and Lily part tragically, he transports himself to the Netherworld --- what mortals call hell. Tormented by the loss of his one true love, he’d rather suffer in agony during Lily’s mortal years than fulfill his duty to protect humanity. Heartbroken, Lily seeks refuge on her grandmother’s farm. Yet she can feel Amon’s pain and she has been having dreams. For before he departed, Amon gave Lily something very special, an item that connects them even though they are worlds apart. Now Lily must use this object to free him and to free their realms from darkness and utter chaos.
by Colleen Houck - Fantasy, Romance, Youth Fiction

When 17 year old Lilliana Young enters the Metropolitan Museum of Art one morning during spring break, the last thing she expects to find is a live Egyptian prince with godlike powers, who has been reawakened after a thousand years of mummification. And she really can’t imagine being chosen to aid him in an epic quest that will lead them across the globe.