HSW Authors

High Sierra Writers boasts several published authors. The books below are representative of some of the works completed by our members. They are listed by category and author. To learn more or find purchase information about each book, click on the book image.

Fantasy / Science Fiction / Horror / Paranormal

Matthew Bayan

TimeJumperCover       Cover: The Taker by Matthew Bayan

Gavin Black


Brian Cave

Book Cover: Old School Evil     

L.F. Falconer


Brad C. Scott

Machine State by Brad C. Scott






Marie Navarro

Book Cover image - A Bridge in the Forest       Book Cover A Secret in the Forest      Image; Moonlight in the Forest Book Cover      Photo: Julianne's Wish

Maria A. Palace

Book Cover Chapter Thirteen

James Toller

  Book cover: Toller Halo: The Beginning           

Lillian I Wolfe


 Book Cover: A Song of Redemption             Photo: Book image     Image: Time Walker by Lillian I. Wolfe

Sue C. Dugan







Romance / Erotica / Suspense Romance / Historical Romance

Lynda Bailey


Riona Kelly

         Photo: Cover- Echoes of the Past      Photo: Signature of a Soul    

Elise Manion

Elise Manion: Jarod's Heart      Elise Manion: Jason's Princess      Elise Manion: Josh's Challenge

Historical Fiction

R.L. Cherry







Mark S. Bacon

Cover: Death in Nostalgia City by Mark S. Bacon        Cover: Desert Kill Switch by Mark S. Bacon     Book Cover: The Majijuana Murders     

Matthew Bayan

             Book Cover Bayan - Too cool    Book Cover: Blast Radius

R.L. Cherry

Cover: Christmas Cracker by R. L. Cherry     Book Cover: It's Bad Business by R.L. Cherry      Cover: The St. Nicolas Murders by R.L. Cherry    Cover: The St. Christopher Murders

Cover: Foul Shot by R.L. Cherry      Book Cover Greek Week     

Sheryl Coley

Cover: Walter's Suitcase






Kelli Heitstuman-Tomko

  Photo: The Incident at Grove, Idaho    Photo: A Kidnapping in Grove, Idaho    Book Cover: A Murder at Grove, Idaho   

Bill Kuechler

J. Lee Taylor


Contemporary Fiction and Literary Genre

Lorie Smith Schaefer

US Now and Then by Lorie Smith Schaefer






James Toller

Cover: The Kuma Trilogy






Educational/ Self-Help/ Spiritual

Gina Akao Decker

                                      Book Cover "30-Day Promotional Prayer Journal"

Miguel Angel Morales

Book Cover; Beloved 

Matthew Bayan




Jacci Turner



Book Cover: Under the Radar







Children / Middle Grade 

Rene Averett

 Link to Amazon      Book Image - Storm Squad Rising   

Sue Hauth

Image: A Hamster's Tale        Image: Pookie Wants Out      Photo: Book Cover Pookie Gets Out     


Jacci Turner



Stacey York

Cover: Crazy Cat, Fraidy Cat

Young Adult

Jacci Turner


Photo: Book Cover "Snapped"      Cover "Tree Singer"

Cookbooks /Diet / Do It Yourself / Hobbies

Rene Averett

           Image: Cover Magic Muffins for a Low Carb Lifestyle     Image: LC15 3-in-1 Cover - Cookbook