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TJ Perkins

TJ Perkins is a gifted and well-respected author in the genres of Pagan teaching for children and adults, mystery/suspense for YA, and fantasy for teens. TJ has 8 YA mysteries under GumShoe Press, a 5 book fantasy series entitled Shadow Legacy with Silver Leaf Books and a Pagan picture book for ages 0-6 Four Little Witches, published by Schiffer Publishing 2015, which won the 2016 COVR Visionary Art Award, as well as The Healthy Witch, 2019, Schiffer Publishing.


TJ is always a strong presence at local author events, Fantasy Cons and Fairy Festivals. Her short stories for young readers have appeared in the Ohio State 6th Grade Proficiency Test Preparation Book, Kid's Highway Magazine, and Webzine 'New Works Review,' just to name a few. She's placed five times in the CNW/FFWA chapter book competition. Her short story of light horror for tweens, The Midnight Watch, was published 2007 by Demon Minds Magazine.  Adult short stories include: award-winning Redemption, The Reading Place anthology 2014, The Sapphire Circle, Dark Luminous Wings, 2017, Thief in the Night, FLASH, 2017, The Dark Defines us, Not Far From Rosewell Anthology 2020, and Perfect Insanity, Badass Moms Anthology, just to name a few.

Books by TJ Perkins:

Title ISBN Date Publisher
Badass Moms (anthology) 978-173219-863-0 Crazy 8 Press
978-076435-790-9 Red Feather/Schiffer Publishing
978-160975-073-2 Silver Leaf Books
978-076434-943-0 Schiffer
978-160975-071-8 Silver Leaf Books
Silver Leaf Books
Silver Leaf Books
978-160975-069-5 Silver Leaf Books
978-160975-055-8 Silver Leaf Books
Silver Leaf Books
978-097775-384-0 GumShoe Press
978-097775-387-1 GumShoe Press
978-097775-385-7 GumShoe Press
GumShoe Press
GumShoe Press
978-097775-386-4 GumShoe Press
978-097775-380-2 GumShoe Press
978-097775-381-9 GumShoe Press