“Writing fiction is intoxicating. Fully engaging. Hot. Sexual. Physical. Mental. Spatial. Virtually touching real as I enter the scene, and I’m a million miles from solitude.”
J. Cafesin is a novelist of taut, edgy, modern fiction, filled with complex, compelling characters so real they’ll linger long after the read. Her debut novel, Reverb, hit #1 in Kindle Store Contemporary Romance, and #4 overall in Amazon’s Best Sellers Rank during a recent Bookbub promotion. Recent reviews: “Riveting; Compelling; An original and unique read.” Reverb was also #1 in Read Our Lips Book Reviews– 2013 Year In Review.
Disconnected, J. Cafesin’s second novel, is taut, smart, historical lit chronicling the coming of age for the women’s movement at the end of the 20th century. “Unabashedly unafraid, completely honest writing. Absolutely gorgeous stuff,” says bestselling author RJ Keller. Second edition released, January 2015.
Other works include her fantasy YA/NA/A crossover series, Fractured Fairy Tales of the Twilight Zone. In Volume #1, Fractured Fairy Tales Meets The Twilight Zone in this collection of four “uniquely captivating,” edgy, fantastical character-driven tales, each sprinkled with a touch of magic, and a powerful message that lingers long after the reads…“5 Stars. Great read for young adults, and even some not-so-young adults.”
The Power Trip (the first in the upcoming fantasy series) follows the misanthropic adventures of four Stanford students who implement an online game in which players manipulate each other using predictive modeling. Due to release summer 2015.
Her essays and articles are featured regularly in national publications. Many of the essays from her ongoing blog have been translated into multiple languages and distributed globally: http://jcafesin.blogspot.com