Paula L. Jones writes children's literature, teen fiction, adult fiction, and nonfiction.
Her books are listed below.
Her books are listed below.
The Invisible Dancer
Have you ever heard of a celestial phenomenon called a brown dwarf? It's often referred to as an object in space that is too massive to be a planet and too small to be a star. So, it doesn't quite fit in with its other space siblings.
The Invisible Dancer is the story of a brown dwarf named Chairo as she realizes that her differences are what make her beautiful.
My Friend Jack Has Celiac
How can a parent explain a chronic illness such as celiac disease to a small child? This book aims to make the process easier! It features two main characters, Jack and Chris.
The two boys use simple language to describe the illness and how it impacts daily life. The end of the book features a Q&A about celiac as well as a few simple, gluten-free recipes.
Amanda Hollister, a smart and adorably awkward biracial teenage girl, learns more about herself than she ever thought she would when she moves to a small Texas town and is forced to process her feelings about identity, belonging, and love.
Strange things are happening in Swamp Rose, Louisiana. Some people claim they've seen UFOs. Others say they've been face-to-face with powerful aliens.
But is any of it true?
That's exactly what a group of students and teachers at South Louisiana High School are determined to find out. Their quest for the truth leads to an unexpected answer and they must band together to save each other, and the entire planet.
Find out more by reading each of the six books in The South Louisiana High Series by Paula L. Jones.
The Bake Off!
It’s war between bakers when Chef Hollie Schmidt and Chef Dean Quinn face off on live television in the hit reality competition, The Bake Off!
Both Alabama-based chefs desperately need the $1 million prize money that goes to the winner. But Hollie may need it even more. Her bakery is on its last leg and she’s flat broke. Fortunately, she grew up in the same small town as Dean and knows all of his strengths and weaknesses. Unfortunately, Hollie is also secretly in love with Dean.
Will she let her feelings stop her from grabbing the win she needs to keep her bakery running?
You, Me, and Reality
Trigger Warnings: Sexual content and violence
Luanne Smith feels stuck.
She's a food service worker in Louisiana with dreams of moving to Hollywood and becoming an actress. A once in a lifetime opportunity comes her way when a Los Angeles producer offers her a role on a reality show.
But Hollywood's bright lights and promises of fame hide a frightening dark side. Luanne is forced to face her fears as she takes on the other L.A.
Trigger Warning: Fight scenes
Pete Strong, a former CIA agent, just wants to retire in peace and watch soaps all day. But he's pulled back into the game when a private investigator requests his expertise.
Trigger Warnings: Domestic violence, Alcohol/drug abuse
What is happiness?
T'Lea Laurel, a 28-year-old high school guidance counselor from New Orleans, is beginning to think she'll never know the answer to this question.
T'Lea loves the children at her school, but work has become predictable and her relationship with her stunning fiancé has fizzled into a comfortable friendship.
Something doesn't feel right in T'Lea's life, and the veritable dark cloud that hangs over her is becoming too exhausting to live with. Buy Love Story for a quick and unexpected read about a woman who is simply tired of life.
Trigger Warning: Sexual Content
Lyric Johnson doesn’t love anything more than her career as a marketing and advertising specialist for Wildcat Publishing Company.
There’s only one aspect of her career that Lyric can’t stand, her rival, Thomas Simon. Lyric and Thomas end up vying for a coveted position at Wildcat Publishing. Determined to outshine one another, they engage in daily competitions.
But the more time they spend together, the more they end up enjoying each other's company. This creates yet another problem for the rivals: it’s difficult to call your competitor an enemy when you’re falling in love with them.
Read The Promotion to find out what becomes of Lyric and Thomas’s unexpected romance.
SCIENCE FICTION ROMANCE
Iliana Delgado is a shy and soft-spoken 22-year-old housekeeper from a small town in Louisiana. Unhappy with her job and her life, her only source of joy is her writing. In her spare time, she creates sci-fi tales about a time traveler named Auguste Alonde. By means of her stories about Auguste, Iliana adventures across oceans of time and meets famous historical figures like Jane Austen.
But when a cosmic event disturbs space-time, the world that Iliana believed existed only in her imagination merges with her reality. The impossible happens, and she finds herself face-to-face with the time traveler of her dreams, Auguste Alonde.
Find out what happens when Iliana and Auguste meet in Crossing Paths, a sci-fi love story!
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