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Shona Husk Shona Husk i(A114132 works by)
Gender: Female
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Paranormal romance author, based in Western Australia. Shona Husk has also worked as a civil designer.

In addition to works individually indexed on AustLit, Husk is also the author of the collection For God and Mars, based around the massive multiplayer online (MMO) game, Takomo Universe (itself based on the early 1980s science-fiction game Takomo).

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y separately published work icon Close to the Truth Chatswood : Escape Publishing , 2020 17387521 2020 single work novel romance

'TV biologist, Jasmine Heydon, escaped Bitterwood once. She was 16 and run out of town by the cops for the crime of being born on the wrong side of the tracks. Ten years later, she's changed a lot but Bitterwood hasn't. The town's only claim to fame is the legend of the River Man, a murderous creature who first killed a century ago. Back in town to film a show about the River Man, Jasmine plans to put the mystery to rest once and for all.

'Bitterwood's favourite son, Gil Easton, has never forgotten Jasmine, and he's never forgiven his father, the chief of police, for running her off. But now Jasmine is back, stirring things up. This time, Gil is determined to stand by her even when the locals want her silenced.

'As Gil works to unearth the truth, Jasmine tries to understand her own childhood sighting of the monster. As the threats escalate, the search for the truth grows dangerous ... because the River Man is killing again.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2021 longlisted Davitt Award Best Adult Crime Novel
y separately published work icon Lady of Silver New York (City) : Lyrical Press , 2017 10841290 2017 single work novel fantasy romance

'A man on a mission

'A brutal crime is haunting detective Dale Morgan. A young woman has been murdered on the city’s outskirts, and her blood drained. Dale suspects the leader of a depraved cult may be to blame. Yet with barely a shred of evidence at the crime scene, Dale will have to turn to the one person despises almost as much as the killers he puts behind bars.

'A woman with secrets

'To humans, Saba Venn is a psychic, but she’s Albah, a race long forgotten by humans but who live amongst them, her powers fueled by blood and silver. She agrees to help Detective Morgan, if it means stopping the vampire cult she believes is behind the killing. But the attraction she feels with Dale is immediate, and as their relationship intensifies she begins to doubt she can keep her secret from him.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2017 finalist Australian Romance Readers Awards Favourite Paranormal Romance
y separately published work icon Yours To Command Sydney : Momentum Books , 2014 8000832 2014 single work novel science fiction romance

'Corporal Sienna Jade wasn’t given a choice about joining the mission to Unity. Seen as a troublemaker after reporting an assault by a senior officer, the army wanted her gone. Sienna resents the army for assigning her to Earth Ship Siren, and suspects the fleet’s Unity mission will fail. But others would do anything to escape Earth …

'Alex Tariel knew his only chance to get a place on ES Siren was as a prisoner, so he stole water rations. As a former construction foreman, his skills make him a valuable prisoner on board, but still a prisoner unable to control his own life. Instead of keeping his head down, he gets involved in the fights set up for gambling privilege tokens, the only currency aboard ship among the prisoners.

'Getting patched up by Corporal Jade might be the best thing that’s happened to Alex on the trip so far, but becoming her ship husband puts him between her and the lieutenant who tried to kill her for kicks on Earth. While Sienna tries to keep control of her feelings for Alex, Alex would do anything to protect her, if only she’d let him.

'As ES Siren faces its first crisis, a little trust and love goes a long way.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2014 shortlisted Australian Romance Readers Awards Favourite Sci-Fi, Fantasy or Futuristic Romance
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