All work written by H.R. Willaston is a work of fiction.
Any references to historical events, real people. or real locales are used fictitiously. Other names, characters, places, and incidents are the product of the author's imagination and any resemblance to actual events or locales or persons, living or dead, is entirely coincidental.
Each synopsis, cover art and title is as much a work in progress as the stories they describe.
NaNoWriMo 2012 Project
Andy Qwinn is an ordinary high school student. She studies hard to get good grades. She trains all year to keep her spot on her school's swim team. She hangs out with her best friend, volunteers for an aquarium, and earns extra money as a science tutor.
In a family with five kids it's easy to get lost in the shuffle, especially when the other siblings are highlighted with artistic abilities and easily obtained academic honors. Andy is the completely ordinary child in her family of extraordinary.
Until she decides to spend her spring break doing what she wants. With the click of a computer mouse she changes her itinerary from an ordinary week long visitation with her mom to an extraordinary nine days visiting with a couple of monk seals while she works for an aquarium, thousands of miles from home.
How much can change by spending nine days doing what she wants? Making her own decisions? Dealing with the consequences of those decisions? What happens when the nine days are up?
Genre - Young Adult to New Adult
Path to Peapod
Story of Cole and Violet Rossi and the obstacles (traditional and typical, as well as non) that have to get through to reach their dream of becoming parents.
This will be written as a collaboration between my husband and me.
Genre - New Adult or Adult Contemporary.
Wheel of the Year Series
Each book a story of a year spent living submerged in different cultures as seen from an outsider. Experiencing life changing events, holidays and daily life; learning about the faiths, spirituality, traditions, language and folklore of a new part of the world. These books will bring back the characters from Nine Days (such as Jase, Kai, and Andy) as well as some new faces.
Genre - New Adult, Adult Contemporary,
The story of a girl who lives her life in books while trying to find her own story.
Genre - New Adult
Elementals (possibly a series of 4-5 books
Four siblings (two sets of twins, each with a boy and a girl) who have the ability to control one of the four elements.
Genre - New Adult Paranormal/Fantasy