Back in February of this year (2014), Lena Kovadlo shared via her blog, that she had finally decided to finish her first novel.
That was then. This is now.
Her debut novel has been published:
|BOOK DESCRIPTION: The Secret Life of Ashley Miles is about a girl named Ashley Miles and her life after graduating high school. Her life is not the way she wants it to be. Having trouble finding a job Ashley has no choice but to live with her mother in a townhouse that is situated near the cemetery where her grandmother is buried, which is something she doesn't like. She has no boyfriend and because her parents are divorced she is afraid of having a real relationship, thinking she will end up in the same situation as her parents. On top of that her dreams are nothing but dreams. It seems things will never get better but then one day things things start going her way and changing for the better. Shortly after though they begin to crumble and she has to figure out how to get her life back on track... Will she be able to do it?|
|SPOTLIGHT ON THE AUTHOR: By way of a brief bio-snapshot, extracted a few tidbits from various sites where she left her marks behind. Lena Kovadlo was nine (9) years when she came to the United States from Minsk, Belarus. English is her second language. She is a poet, writer/author, songwriter; contributes articles at various online writing communities; she enjoys photography and likes to cook! Currently living in Staten Island, New York. The Secret Life of Ashley Miles is her 1st novel but her 8th book. Working on her 9th book, An Unforgettable Journey, which will feature poetry, lyrics, and prose.|
|Best wishes with your endeavors, Ms. K. Thanks for sharing your creative passion with the rest of us. :)