Wyvern’s Peak Publishing To Publish Acclaimed Author Lauren Lynne’s Young Adult Dystopian Novel – The Recalcitrant Project

Tulsa, OK [March 20, 2017]—D.C. McGannon, Co-Founder and Publisher for Wyvern’s Peak Publishing, announced today that acclaimed young adult author Lauren Lynne has joined the Wyvern’s Peak Publishing family. Her young adult dystopian novel, The Recalcitrant Project, will be published late Spring 2017.

“We are thrilled to have Lauren as part of our publishing family, and excited to further share her unique talents with young adult fiction fans everywhere,” said McGannon. “Lauren is an amazing human being, and a spectacular storyteller. We have supported each other over the past many years, and I believe she truly represents what we are trying to accomplish here at Wyvern’s Peak Publishing. Readers are going to love her new novel, and her fans, I think, are going to be pleasantly surprised as Lauren just keeps getting better with each new book she writes.”

The Recalcitrant Project, which will be available in both paperback and ebook formats, is Lauren’s first venture into the young adult dystopian genre. She has previously self-published The Secret Watchers series for young adults to great success.

About Lauren Lynne
Lauren Lynne is the author of the young adult fantasy, action-adventure series, The Secret Watchers. She graduated from both Oregon State and Portland State universities with degrees in education. Lauren focused her Secret Watchers series toward teen reluctant readers but has drawn in enthusiasts of all ages. She’s passionate about sharing her love of reading and writing with everyone.

The Pacific Northwest, with its vivid and varied panoramas, is where Lauren makes her home. When she’s not writing, she can be found spending time with her family, working with students, reading, gardening, or hiking around Mt. Hood, the Columbia River Gorge, or the Oregon Coast.

Her next book, The Recalcitrant Project, is her first dystopian young adult novel. To learn more about Lauren and her current and past work, visit LaurenLynneAuthor.com.

About Wyvern’s Peak Publishing
Wyvern’s Peak Publishing is a publisher of fine young adult and middle-grade fantasy, science fiction, and adventure books. Born in Orlando, Florida, Wyvern’s Peak Publishing is now based in Tulsa, Oklahoma and is actively involved with causes supporting libraries, bullying prevention programs, reading programs, and encouraging young authors to find their voice. For more information, please visit WyvernsPeak.com.

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Holiday Giveaway 2015

YOU, yes you,  have the chance to win an eVersion of Visions or Whispers or an eBook from one of 28 other authors!!! In addition, you have the chance of winning the $100.00 USD PayPal Cash Grand Prize!

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Lexile Scores for The Secret Watchers Series

For those who are interested in the Lexile ratings for The Secret Watchers series…

Average Lexile score from 3 – 1,000 word samples of text.

Visions (590 – 750) = 658L

Whispers (550 – 730) = 647L

Insights (600 – 930) = 757L

Perceptions (630 – 830) = 707L

What is the Lexile of Visions?

I was just asked a great question.  Fortunately I had already done a little research into the Lexile of my books for a teacher friend.    Thanks for your question Chris and I will run the Lexile checker on the rest of the series for you.

Visions, book one was intended for ages 12 and up. The average Lexile score from 3 – 1,000 word samples from the book was – 660.
Below is a chart from: https://lexile.com/about-lexile/grade-equivalent/grade-equivalent-chart/
Typical Reader Measures, by Grade
Grade Reader Measures, Mid-Year
25th percentile to 75th percentile (IQR)

Grade – Lexile

1st – Up to 300L
2nd – 140L to 500L
3rd – 330L to 700L
4th –  445L to 810L
5th – 565L to 910L
6th – 665L to 1000L
7th – 735L to 1065L
8th – 805L to 1100L
9th – 855L to 1165L
10th – 905L to 1195L
11th & 12th – 940L to 1210L

Price Increase in 2015

Dear friends,

I regret to inform you that due to the rising costs of production, my price will also increase in 2015.  If you have been waiting for paperbacks – GET THEM NOW.

To help offset the rising cost of print copies I have lowered the eBook price on the first three Secret Watchers books.  http://thesecretwatchers.com/shop/

Happy reading to all!

You Can Get Copies of The Secret Watchers Series Direct from BookBaby!

I am pleased to announce that you can get your eBook copy of The Secret Watchers series direct from BookBaby!

http://my.bookbaby.com/book/visions-1    http://my.bookbaby.com/book/whispers-1

http://my.bookbaby.com/book/insights-1    http://my.bookbaby.com/book/perceptions

eBook Cover Visions by Lauren Lynne ebook Cover Whispers by Lauren Lynne eBook Cover Insights by Lauren Lynne Perceptions front cover