Image of man and woman holding each other in front of cemetery gates. Woman has wavy dark brown hair pulled back from her face and is wearing a purple dress, a red crystal necklace, and is controlling flames that wrap around them. The man has short blond hair and is wearing a dark jacket and cape and is controlling dark purple and black swirls of magic that is wrapping around them. Art is by @theclever.crow on Instagram, artwork is from the book Hollowed by Jessica S. Taylor.
Something Wicked This way comes...


Nothing is at it seems...


When Katrina van Tassel is chosen by her parents to be sacrificed to the Dullahan for the safety of Sleepy Hollow, Katrina plots to run away, only to come face to face with the Rider of Death, who isn't interested in her sacrifice, but rather in how her volatile magic can save the town from the evil being summoned to the town.

Artwork showing a mermaid sitting out of the water on rocks. She has long wavy red hair and has sections of it in braids and pulled back from her face with bone beads. She is holding a skull in her lap and is surrounded by several other skulls and bones. Art is by on Instagram and artwork is from The Syren's Mutiny by Jessica S. Taylor..
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The Ocean's Mercy

We are the women the sea gave back. The ones men could not drown.
digital painting of underwater scene. focal point is a man with shoulder length brown hair in a ponytail, wearing boots, pants and a long sleeve shirt being pulled towards the surface of the water by a mermaid with a red tail and long red hair. She is reaching toward the surface with one hand and holding him up with the other. The background is a shipwreck scene beneath the water. Art done by @theclever.crow on Instagram. Artwork is from The Syren's Mutiny by Jessica S. Taylor
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Seas of Caladhan

a dark fantasy romance duology with syrens, pirates, adventure & magic

Jessica S. Taylor

Jessica (she/her) is the author of the dark fantasy romance duology, The Seas of Caladhan. The first book, The Syren's Mutiny, was Jessica's debut, and her love letter to pirates and mermaids. 

Jessica writes dark fantasy filled with mythology, folklore, magic, and characters who learn to love themselves.

Her newest release, HOLLOWED, is a gothic fantasy reimagining of the Legend of Sleepy Hollow.