Welcome to the web home of Melissa F. Olson, author of the Scarlett Bernard novels. Please use the links above to learn more about Scarlett and explore extras from the world of Dead Spots and Trail of Dead and the new Old World short Sell-by Date. You can read the books' opening chapters, view playlists for each novel, or see a primer on the mythology of magic in Scarlett's world.
Be sure to also check out Melissa's blog where she talks about writing, entertainment, and motherhood, and keep up with her continuing adventures by becoming a fan on Facebook and following her on Twitter and of course subscribe to the newsletter for exclusive content like a free link for the new short story!
"Sell-By Date" an all new Old World Short Story
This prequel story takes you back to the first meeting between Scarlett and fan favorite Molly, a vampire with a complicated past and an even more complicated motive for inviting Scarlett into her home. Here, for the first time, read the story of Molly and Scarlett's first meeting - from Molly's point of view. (This short story takes place prior to the beginning of Dead Spots.) This story will be available on Amazon, iTunes, and Kobo on get it FREE the day before by signing up for my newsletter! for $0.99 - or you can
Melissa will be participating in two different Facebook release parties, where you can stop by throughout the day to win prizes, talk to your favorite authors, and learn about tons of fantastic books. Please visit the event pages to get more information on specific times, including Melissa's.
Roberta Oliver Trahan: (Also the "Sell-By-Date" release day!)
more than 6,000 members, and the premiere event of our kind in the upper mid-west.