Imagine settling down to read a sweet and satisfying story, a little Bon-Bon for your reading pleasure, that combines the society manners from Jane Austen, the romantic dialogue of Georgette Heyer, and the magical fantasy elements of Patricia Wrede.
The Byrd Nash Romantic Fairytale collection is a series of short stories and novellas, with romantic themes. These magical fairytales are a Comedy of Manners featuring a light (or sweet/clean) romance in a historical setting full of fairy magic. Each standalone tale is appropriate for ages 12+.
These stories are part of my TIP JAR books. Priced at $1.99, your purchase of these shorter tales helps support my writing, while I work on my longer books. Each Tip Jar story is about 15,000 to 30,000 words, and they range from short stories to novellas.
- Romantic Fairytale Collection
- Grimm-Dark Fairytale Collection (coming in 2021)
These delightful fairytale romances are coming to your favorite online retailer
Dance of Hearts – a Cinderella Regency Romance retelling
In Regency England, 1816, it is not fashionable to display fairy blood.
Melinda Wychwood managed to stay at her family home after her father’s death by working as her cousin’s unpaid housekeeper. But when a childhood friend returns, playing a game of deception, will she be satisfied acting as the dowdy chaperone? Or will her wild fairy heritage and a magical dress finally win her true happiness?
Now available for preorder on Amazon & Kobo, to be released on August 7
Fairy Cursemother – a Fairy Godmother story
Victorian England, 1880 (releases October 2020)
When David Huntsley’s parents forgot to register with the Fairy Godmother agency, his family is placed under a curse. With help from the intrepid Viola Banbury, can he provide three gifts that will appease a Fairy Godmother’s displeasure?
Price of a Rose – a Beauty and the Beast retelling
Releases December 2020
A father’s obsession with winning the garden show, puts his daughter in peril. He plans on winning at all costs, even if it means going against the local tyrant.
Little Mouse – a Thumbelina retelling
Releases February 2021
Long humiliated as the littlest, Dawn decides enough is enough. When the youngest of the family decides to revolt and venture out on her own, the Little Mouse becomes a lion.
A print edition with all four stories combined will be available May 2021.
Content Warning: While these books are for a wide range of readers, not all of my books are appropriate for younger readers. For example, Wicked Wolves of Windsor and other Fairytales is for older readers. Be sure to check the rating before selecting.