“So, what are you working on, Allison?”
For those of you wondering what book-length projects I’m currently chipping away at, here’s a short and handy list. You may find the titles reordered or removed entirely from time to time, as my attention and motivation spans are incorrigibly unruly.
The one where poorly written characters emerge from the pages of their poorly written stories to confront their poorly writers.
- 1st draft complete
- awaiting beta-readers’ feedback
- initial revisions for draft 1.5 to commence in October-November 2017
After the Fall
Historical fiction, mystery
Some people run away to join the circus. Molly and her father Jonathan have run from it, haunted by the mysterious circumstances of Molly’s mother’s death.
- 1st draft 65% complete
The Babysitters Club meets superhero comic books. Four unrealistically mature thirteen year old girls become unlikely superheroes with elemental powers.
- Initial outlining phase
Sheryl Locke Holmes
Gender-swapped, teenage Sherlock Holmes. Draws inspiration from The Woman in Green and Young Sherlock Holmes films. [Nominated, in its first iteration, as the “best gender-swapped Sherlock Holmes story” on Figment.com.]