Amanda Ross

Author and Freelance Writer

To Astera, With Love

America, 2022

Drugs are legal, witches are real, and a literal vampire is President. In this world of boutique blood bars and policies that force witches to out themselves, 21-year-old Mercury Amell just wants to live. He wishes that the ages-old feud between vampires and witches didn’t exist. He wishes that his powers and his skin color didn’t increase his odds of being burned at the stake. 

Blue

Blue

Annie left her house every morning at six to get away from her mother. The autumn air chilled her as she rounded the corner by St. Jacobs’s chapel, a relic from the 1700s. A pumpkin sat on one of the steps. Annie stopped running to examine it. A jagged face was carved...

Dracula: The Making of a Legend

Dracula: The Making of a Legend

Vampires are perhaps the most iconic (and some might say overdone) villains in modern entertainment. Despite the best efforts of Stephanie Meyer, Anne Rice, and Sesame Street, there’s no other vampire more iconic than Dracula. First, brought into the world by Irish...