Jen Minkman - YA Paranormal and Dystopian Author

zondag 31 december 2017

Welcome to Jen Minkman's young adult Fiction website!

Thank you so much for visiting my page! I'm an author from the Netherlands, but my books are all available in English as well as many other languages. I mostly write YA Paranormal or YA Dystopian novels and novellas, but I also have some short stories out there. Please click on the links in the top bar to find out more about my young adult books, the locations where my stories take place, and myself as a person. If you'd like to receive updates when I publish something new (or want to receive content that I only send out to my fans!), you can subscribe to my newsletter in the upper right corner.

Once again, thanks for visiting and don't hesitate to reach out to me if you have any questions :) My email is jenminkman (at) hotmail (dot) com.

Best wishes,
Jen Minkman.


maandag 15 februari 2016

Huge Teen Fantasy and Science Fiction Super Sale starting today!

THIS SALE BEGINS ON FEBRUARY 17, 2016


Hello, reader! This post is dedicted to a Teen Fantasy and Science Fiction Super Sale that I'm taking part in!

Disclaimer: I haven't read all of the books on this list. Authors assigned their own movie ratings.

From $7.99 to $0.99
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Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Fantasy

Nicole has been chosen to lead an anti-magic organization in a revolution which will destroy all Aretes, including herself. But if she doesn't do it, a curse placed long ago will lead to everyone's destruction.
From $3.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Fantasy

In a land of magic users, one boy is born without magic. In a realm of angry dragons, one dragon befriends a human boy. Together, they follow their hearts in order to save their land.

From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG
Genre: YA Fantasy

Shanice has never felt like she belongs. Then she learns why—she is the last known princess from another world, their last chance to stop the one who is bent on destroying it.
From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Paranormal Romance

Christina is a demon, but she doesn't want to be. Only one person stands in the way of her transformation, and he will stop at nothing to keep her the way she is.
From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle * Nook
Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Urban Fantasy

Megan's been known for her luck her whole life. But when a leprechaun shows up at her door, Everything changes. Her friends must help her get it back before it ruins her high school career forever.

From $3.99 to $0.99
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Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Gothic Paranormal Romance

Amelia meant to help a ghost, not unleash a curse. As her classmate's bodies pile up, she must exonerate the boy next door...or end up the next victim.
From $2.99 to $0.99
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Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Magical Realism

When the royal family is brutally murdered, Princess Kazia is left to rule. But how can she rule when her home has burned to the ground and at any moment the assassin may return?
From $0.99 to FREE
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Movie Rating: R
Genre: Paranormal

If Lord of the Flies and The Thing had a baby, and then that baby was raised by Evil Dead, it would grow up to be this toe-curling camp scare speckled with black humor and nasty stuff.

From $3.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Time Travel Romance

Cassie is going to heaven—if she can get amnesty from hell in the next twenty days. Her assignment is to change the eternal destination of a girl in Albuquerque to earn admittance into heaven.
From $3.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Dystopian

Arcene, Awoken and trapped in her own body as a perpetual fifteen-year-old, gets a lot more than she bargained for when she finally finds herself behind the walls of the blue castle.
From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Science Fiction

When the Hubble Telescope disappears, the FBI calls Jake Corby. Corby has promised his wife to cut down on the hero stuff, but when the ISS is targeted, his promise gets hard to keep.

From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Urban Fantasy

What if the greatest weapon in the age-old war between good and evil was inside of you? Crystal Scott must use her newfound gifts against the tide of evil threatening all of them—or die trying.
From $4.99 to $0.99
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Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Fantasy

Born a Naga, Kanvar is hunted, hated, and driven into hiding. Soon the dragon sickness will come upon him, and he will die if he cannot find a dragon to bond with.
From $4.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Contemporary Fantasy

Winner of the state libraries' Soon to be Famous Illinois Author Project! Three unlikely heroes board a doomed bus. Destination: the afterlife. Their mission: to save forever. But first they have to save themselves.

From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Supernatural Suspense

St. Margaret's was an almshouse until its previous occupants burned to death years before. When a bag of bones falls on twelve-year old Julia, she gets thrown into the spirit realm with house's past residents.
From $3.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Fantasy

Merge with a demon. Fight a traitor trying to destroy both their worlds. And above all don’t kill the people trying to help.
From $3.99 to $0.99
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Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Time Travel

When Petra Baron goes into the fortuneteller’s tent at a Renaissance fair, she expects to leave with a date to prom. Instead, she walks out into Elizabethan England.

From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Paranormal

When a jagged cut shows up on Kylee's arm, she enlists her neighbor to help her uncover the truth. But Price shows her much more—he shows her what it is to be alive.
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Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Dystopian

Get this bestselling dystopian fantasy series from YA author Elana Johnson in one convenient digital boxed set! Includes 3 volumes: Elemental Rush, Elemental Hunger, and Elemental Release.
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Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Paranormal

Mackenzie Carver accidentally stumbles into a supernatural's plot to frame the school loner for murder, drawing the attention of the plotter and painting a target on her head.

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Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Paranormal

Can YOU survive the fish-zombie apocalypse? The fate of your friends and family is in your hands, and when the stakes are high, YOU need to decide what you’ll be—a survivor, or fish food.
From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Ghosts

What would you do if you had a camera that could photograph ghosts? When Jenine discovers an abandoned Polaroid, she realises the dead aren’t as peaceful as she’d imagined...
From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Spooky Fantasy

Sam dreams he has a friend, but when he wakes, he always forgets him. One day he does not forget, one day he remembers, and on that day, the boy comes to stay...

From $3.99 to $0.99
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Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Urban Fantasy

Kyle, an extraordinary level magic holder, has a problem. It isn't the pretty girl that has taken an interest in him. It's the organization that is trying to kill him. High school is tough.

From $2.99 to FREE
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Science Fiction

High school dropout Darius Arthur Heisenberg is recruited to be an agent for the Keepers, whose mission is to maintain and protect the myriad threads of time. What could possibly go wrong?
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Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Science Fiction Space Opera

Bob Astor lands himself in the middle of a desperate crisis that could lead to the destruction of all human life. It's up to Bob to stop the dangerous alien force headed to Earth!

From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Dystopian

In futuristic America, ratings are everything. When Treena gets the wrong number, she takes a dangerous mission to prove her true worth. But why is someone trying to kill her?
From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Paranormal Romance

Aspen—a skydiving, rock-climbing, bear-cuddling, adrenaline junkie, finds herself in real danger when she unwittingly ensnares the heart of Obsidian, the dragon king.
From $3.99 to FREE
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Paranormal Romance

The bracelet around my wrist is a permanent reminder of my mission. The silver charm attached to the leather cord is stamped with my birth sign. Mission: Unite with my twin flame soulmate.

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Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Fantasy

Duty versus love is the one battle warrior Kae does not know how to fight.
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Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Paranormal

Mary has always been different. She'd like to be normal, but being able to hear ghosts means she'll never be like everyone else.
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Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Coming of Age Fantasy

As the second son, Micah Brachon is happy to focus on his inventions and experiments. When one of those experiments is sabotaged, he learns about the deadly faction that seeks to rip apart their government.

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Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Paranormal Romance

When do dreams erupt into reality? After Hannah, vacationing in Arizona, meets handsome Josh from the Navajo reservation, she experiences vivid nightmares about the Navajo nation’s past — a riveting tale blending romance and paranormal mystery.
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Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Science Fiction/Super Here

Power of a villain, heart of a hero.
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Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Urban Fantasy

Mia Winterborne is destined to be special. Details are sketchy, though, as her dad disappeared with the answers. As her birthday draws near, long-buried lies are exposed, putting her on a path she never expected.

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Kindle
Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Paranormal Romance

On her sixteenth birthday Emily discovers she is a witch and accidentally causes complete mayhem as her first spells don't exactly go to plan. A young adult paranormal romantic comedy.
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Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Fantasy

When a psychotic werewolf comes to town, Xoe’s life is a disaster waiting to happen. Throw a tall, handsome vampire into the mix, and the question of Xoe’s preternatural heritage, and it’s total chaos.
From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Fantasy

When nerdy Rich Witz unwittingly becomes a paladin in training, he is thrust into a world where flunking a test can change history, and a mysterious bully is playing for keeps with his life.

From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror

Tamara thought she was a normal girl in a normal world. Wrong. Her new reality is full of ghosts and demons and she's a member of the Choir Invisible, a demon hunter. Join her.
From $4.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Apocalyptic/Dystopian

No one knows why they have to evacuate at first. What they soon find out is it will take a lot of inventiveness with limited resources for the evacuees to survive the Weather Wars.

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Kindle
Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Science Fiction

If your heart rate goes over 140 beats per minute, you die. In a quest for the truth about the Bug and its origin, Nik and his friends work to keep their heart rates low.
From $2.99 to $0.99
Kindle
Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Science Fiction/Cyberpunk

The world is broken. The powerful machines that once ruled over land and sky fought and died, leaving humanity in a primitive age of swords and monsters and only the Etherwalker can save them.
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Kindle
Movie Rating: PG
Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy

Above ground an epidemic sweeps the planet. In order to survive, most of the population must slave away in the dark, unforgiving caverns of the Yyinum mines. These self-appointed guardians strive for survival on Minea.

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Kindle
Movie Rating: PG13
Genre: Science Fiction

After the world was torn apart by the nightmares of myth and legend, a revenge-filled Caleb and a bewitched Eric find themselves on journeys to hunt down the Dragonlords.


Enjoy the books! And come check out Andrea's giveaway here.