An Inspiring Blog!

If you haven't seen Donna's regular emailings, you can check out her blog posts here on her website under "Articles."  This week's post talks about how giving ourselves down time and being alone can inspire great things and create happiness in your life.  Check it out! 

Shelby Garners Awards

The Independent Author's

Network chose

The Unraveling of Shelby Forrest

as a Finalist in Best Romance Romance for 2015 and

Best First Novel for 2015

Have YOU read Shelby yet?

What People Are Saying about Shelby:

 "There are surprises and tears, smiles and laughter, when I finished the story I was asking for more. The characters are complex and the story delivers the harrowing and heart-wrenching story of so many women that have had to make these impossible decisions. It is a must read for any parent." -Micki Harris, CA


"We see the gentler side of humanity here. The message of both hope and love was inspiring. I LOVED this book." Kriss M., CA


"Written with love and warmth, the book draws you in and keeps you eager to learn the outcome, which is satisfying, yet surprising." Catherine M., Florida


"As someone who has adopted children, I found this emotionally charged, complex first novel, written by award winning author, Donna Friess, draws you in immediately and holds you in its' thrall from the first page to the last. The author explores the grief, guilt and pain of giving up a baby for adoption and the secrets that can tear apart a marriage." Leanne A., CA

Now available on in print and Kindle editions!

 Now available on in print and Kindle editions!