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Book Release: "Carnelian" by B. Kristin McMichael kicks off The Chalcedony Chronicles

A new young adult paranormal novel bridges the ancient and modern with time-traveling adventure and romance.

WORTHINGTON, Ohio, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- B. Kristin McMichael, the best-selling teen fiction author of The Blue Eyes Trilogy and To Stand Beside Her, is pleased to announce the release of her latest novel, "Carnelian". Carnelian is the first book in "The Chalcedony Chronicles", a new series of time-traveling paranormal stories that bring a breath of fresh air to the young adult genre.

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Mari is a young woman headed off to college. She's lived a typical and unremarkable life; until she becomes the object of desire of the hunky star quarterback who's known for adding notches to his bedpost. Mari commits herself to resist him, but that's not so easy when you're stuck together on the campus of a tiny and remote liberal arts college. Eventually she begins to realize that maybe he isn't who he seems, and that perhaps neither is she.

From a college campus in northern Minnesota to the sands of ancient Egypt, Carnelian begins an adventure, and a romance, that will cross the span of time and space. 

Carnelian is available now in Amazon Kindle and Barnes & Noble Nook formats. Paperback copies begin shipping February 1st. Further details can be found at http://www.bkristinmcmichael.com/carnelian

About the Author: Originally from Wisconsin, B. Kristin currently resides in Ohio with her husband, two small children, and three cats. When not doing the mom thing of chasing kids, baking cookies, and playing outside, she is using her PhD in biology as a scientist. In her free time she is currently hard at work on multiple novels. Every day is a new writing adventure. She is a fan of all YA fantasy and science fiction and continues to promote good books on her own blog at: www.bkristinmcmichael.com

Review copies, requests for author interviews, and a media kit can be obtained by contacting the publisher.

Lexia Press
[email protected]
P.O. Box 982
Worthington, Ohio 43235

Media Contact: Brian McMichael, Lexia Press, 614-585-6264, [email protected]

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