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Barbara Hartzler
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I'm the author of The Nexis Secret, the story of The Seer—one girl with a gift to see the unseen world of angels.
I'm the author of The Nexis Secret, the story of The Seer—one girl with a gift to see the unseen world of angels.

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The Nexis Secret was just named an I Heart Indie Award Finalist in the Young Adult category. Squee! A new badge to put on my debut novel. :)
http://www.barbarahartzler.com/blog/i-heart-indie-awards-finalist
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5 Ways to Overcome the Wrath of the Second Book. Confessions from my personal, and ongoing, battle with Sequelphobia.

http://www.barbarahartzler.com/blog/do-you-suffer-from-sequelphobia
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Just opened up slots in my Nexis Secret Read to Review program. Great deal for all YA paranormal lit fans. Free books for life!
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Happy Friday! Here's my guest post today on SpecFaith, Parabolic Tales: The Hidden Beauty of Faith in Speculative Fiction.
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How I used the old adage "write what you know" to create: A Nexis Halloween Story at Montrose Academy #Hallowen #amwriting

When writing my fabulous Halloween scenes in The Nexis Secret, I relied on the old adage, “write what you know.” I turned back time to mashup my 2 favorite Halloween-type experiences—the haunted houses my friends and I loved in middle school, and my dorm…
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"I believe I said, go with your gut, not this mushy heart stuff." Lucy and Bryan Quote + Mini Nexis Excerpt

Here’s a quote from my favorite scene in The Nexis Secret, one inspired by a Pinterest Pic, actually. This is a turning point for Lucy, where she decides whether or not to join Nexis and finally accept her gifts as reality. Plus, there’s an added Lucy and…
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Ready for a behind-the-scenes look into the worldbuilding of a YA novel? My post on the Origins of The Nexis Society from My YA Angel Book

In my YA angel book, The Nexis Secret, the story centers around The Nexis Society—a secret society. Often I’m asked, “Where did you get the idea for Nexis?” or  “Where did Nexis come from?” Well, you asked for it. Here’s your sneak peak into the secret…
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Quotes You Can Use: You have more strength and courage than you'll ever know. #WaitingOnTheLord

Here’s a great quote from my devotional Waiting on the Lord about how we each have so much more strength and courage than we’ll ever know. It’s only when your back is against the wall, when your feet are in the fire, and there seems to be no way…
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