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J. C. Carleson

Biography

J. C. Carleson

J.C. Carleson is a former undercover CIA officer. Her near-decade of covert service took her around the globe, from bomb shelters in war zones to swanky cocktail parties in European capitals. A graduate of Cornell University, she lives outside Washington, DC.

J. C. Carleson

Books by J. C. Carleson

by J. C. Carleson - Fiction, Health, Relationships

Meet Audie: Professional lab rat. Guinea pig. Serial human test subject. For Audie and her friends, “volunteering” for pharmaceutical drug trials means a quick fix and easy cash.The best fix of all is her boyfriend, Dylan, whose terminal illness just makes them even more compatible. No pain, no gain, Audie tells herself as the pills wear away at her body and mind. No pain, no gain, she repeats as her grip on reality starts to slide….

by J. C. Carleson - Fiction, Young Adult 12+
When her father is killed in a coup, 15-year-old Laila flees from the war-torn middle east to a life of exile and anonymity in the U.S. Gradually Laila sees opportunity in her new life, but her mother is focused on the past: she’s conspiring to regain the throne their family lost. Laila can’t bear to stand still as an international crisis takes shape around her, but how can one girl stop a conflict that spans generations?