Jessica A. McMinn is an aspiring author based in NSW, Australia. She writes New Adult dark fantasy fiction, short stories of various genres, book reviews and shares the occasional insight into her writer’s life.
Since graduating from the University of Wollongong with Distinction in BCA (Creative Writing) and BA (Japanese), Jessica has spent five years in Japan teaching English, all while working on her first novel: The Ruptured Sky (Gardens of War & Wasteland #1). She is now in the final round of preliminary edits and preparing to roll out to beta readers for feedback mid-2018.
About Gardens of War & Wasteland
The Ruptured Sky (Gardens of War & Wasteland #1) is a New Adult dark fantasy series featuring a racially and sexually diverse cast aimed at readers of all genders aged 18-30 years.
The Gardens of War & Wasteland books will deal with a number of socially relevant themes including sexuality and mental health. Overarching ideas explore the tension between duty and desire; the weight of responsibility; and the battle to overcome internal and external adversity on the road to peace.
You can learn more about the characters and the world of The Ruptured Sky here.