Friday, September 9, 2011

New Release!

ASCENT follows three teens who return to the past so they can save the future. The novel is the first in a series.

After years of recession a new political party is ascending to power. To control the United States they must offer leaders people will vote for. The Party has chosen a select group of teens to attend the Institute for Youth Development (IYD) for training to become the nation’s next leaders. But no one has a perfect past and in a world where every moment is captured on film it has become increasingly difficult to find future politicians. Everyone has something from their past they wish they could change.

Matt wants to go back and change the night he drove drunk and ended the life of his girlfriend and best friend; Farrah-Kate, the daughter of America’s most tragic actress, wants to save her movie star mother; and Rick is ordered to go back and change the night he hacked the governments computers.

Marvin Winn, a casino billionaire and Party founder has funded a device that will take the chosen back in time to alter their past. But not everyone is attending the Institute because they want to join The Party. And while everyone returns to their past, one person will choose not to come back, putting everything The Party seeks to achieve at risk.


  1. Amy-
    I was wondering who made your amazing cover for this book?
    Best of luck!

  2. Hi Brina - Thanks for the compliment on the cover! I bought the photo on istockphoto, the artist/photographer's user name is: ElenaVizerskaya if you want to check out her other work. I put the text on myself using Apple Pages because I have a Mac and some of the other free or inexpensive photo editing software weren't working on my computer. I bought the font online.

  3. Hi Amy
    I just finished Ascent and I loved it!! It was such a great read and hard to put down. Can't wait for the next book to come out,I hope its soon!

  4. Thanks Georgia! I saw the review on your blog, I really appreciate it.