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Diana Green

Since my childhood growing up in New Zealand, I have been an avid storyteller. For years I enjoyed teaching art and special education, while writing as a hobby. After developing an autoimmune disorder, a career change was necessary, but happily this led me to become an award winning author.

My books are mostly fantasy/paranormal, with strong romantic elements. In late 2017 I began writing my first lesfic and loved it! As a bisexual woman, with LGBTQ family and friends, I want to represent greater diversity in my work. Going forward, I hope my stories will celebrate an ever broader variety of relationships and personal journeys.

I won the 2016 EPIC Awards - Fantasy/Paranormal Romance category, and the 2015 Paranormal Awards - Romance category.  Additionally, I received second, fourth, and finalist placements in several other national published novel contests.

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The Falcon's Heart

Saba is the daughter of an ambitious desert king. She knows little beyond the gilded cage of palace life, until one night, a notorious woman outlaw steals her away.

Though her journey starts as trial by fire, Saba soon discovers possibilities for joy and freedom beyond anything she has known. Unfortunately, her father is on the war path, aided by a dark sorcerer who seeks to claim Saba as his own.

Can a princess and an outlaw forge a life together?

Will malign magic and violent conquest destroy everything they have gained?

Because of health issues and a planned move, I won't complete The Falcon's Heart as soon as expected. But my goal is to finish by the end of 2018.

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My second-world setting for The Falcon's Heart is loosely based on historical cultures and environments in the Middle East and North Africa. If you would like to know more about the inspiration for this novel, here is a list of resources I used during the research phase of writing. Most can be found at local libraries.

Sahara: A Natural History by Marq de Villiers and Sheila Hirtle

Call of the Desert: The Sahara by Phillipe Bourseiller

Inside the Seraglio: Private Lives of the Sultans in Istanbul by John Freely

Subjects of the Sultan: Culture and Daily Life in the Ottoman Empire by Suraiya Faroqhi

The Living Desert by Marijcke Jongbloed

Field Guide to Jordan by Jarir Maani

The Encyclopedia of Eastern Mythology by Rachel Storm

My Latest Book Releases...
Miss Ridley & the Warlock cover
Mr Thorne & the Witch cover
Secret Realms Duology

Miss Ridley & the Warlock

Gemma Ridley’s first encounter with Squire Kenrik proves nothing short of alarming. So much so, she considers fleeing back to the city, despite the fact only poverty and scandal await her there. Could those challenges be worse than staying as governess on a haunted estate and working for a dangerously handsome eccentric?

Little does Gemma realize what dark secrets and wondrous enchantments will transform her life at Rook Hall. Squire Kenrik is more than he seems—more than any man she has known. He may be the source of her undoing, or he may hold the key to her deepest desires. Only time and the guidance of her heart will tell.

Mr. Thorne & the Witch

Fleeing the men who brutally murdered her family, Karene Munroe must hide her magical abilities and hope to go unnoticed in the bustle of the capital city. She takes refuge in the house of Malcolm Thorne, a fireworks maker, who offers her a job as his assistant.

Despite her precarious situation, she cannot help but be drawn to this generous and charming man. A future with him could be wonderful, but her past won’t be laid to rest. From a local crime lord who seeks to use her powers, to the hunters who are hard on her heels, Karene is trapped in a maze of danger and lies. Can she find a way out before Malcolm is lost to her forever?

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