K.E. O'Connor


K.E. O'Connor is a published novelist and short story writer. She loves to write, make up new worlds, new possibilities, and characters, and share stories for others to enjoy.

Living in stunning South West England, she writes in a number of genres, including paranormal romance, urban fantasy, YA paranormal adventure, paranormal cozy mystery and space opera.

Her writing has mystery, adventure and excitement and some romance thrown in to make things even more stimulating.

She has four series; The School of Exorcists (YA paranormal adventure and romance), Ghost Academy (YA paranormal adventure), Heir Hunters (adult urban fantasy.) and Zee Town Cozy Mysteries.

If you want a free taste of all of her series, you can get the first books in three of the series for free!

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Shoku (sci-fi romance - My Single Alien prequel)

My Single Alien. A new dating agency matching fertile human females with aliens. What could go wrong? Vegas Munro is about the land the job of her dreams at My Single Alien. Then a randy alien with tentacles lands in her lap and everything spirals out of control. Shoku is on a mission. Earth is full of fertile, desperate females, and he wants one. When he meets Vegas, he discovers not everyone loves tentacles. Driven by his desire to mate, he pursues her and learns there's more to love than moist tentacles and warm spaceships. Start this new sci-fi romance adventure by meeting Vegas and Shuko. Fans of Ruby Lionsdrake will enjoy the adventure, aliens, and humor in this series.



A jaded alien warrior. A hopeful human. An opportunity to change the star system. Kill or be killed? Axen's battle worn ways are tested when he enters a Fraken game and discovers a human who will change his life, and the world of the Vortens, forever. Eloise Harper has her future stolen from her when she's ripped from a starship and dragged into the games of the cruel alien race, the Fraken. Determined to survive, she battles alien beasts, game traps and tests. Then she meets the predator sent to end her life, and everything changes. Axen is book 1 in the sci-fi alien romance adventure series, the Vortex Alien Warriors. When an elite alien warrior squad is forced to take part in the Fraken games, love and honor battle against ancient beliefs. The outcome will change the star system.


Initiation: The School of Exorcists (YA paranormal adventure and romance, book 1)

Ruby Carmichael is your typical teenager, ignoring the unusual fact she sees ghosts. After she almost kills someone, she discovers she isn't so typical and has abilities and responsibilities she's never dreamed of. She isn't prepared for the revelation she's fated to join the School of Exorcists, a mysterious school that trains young Senders in the art of crossing over the undead and protecting the world from dark magic forces. In this fast paced teen and YA paranormal romance and adventure series, Ruby meets ghosts, learns magic and discovers first love. Initiation, Book 1 in the School of Exorcists series, features fantasy action, romance, magic and mystery.


Ghostly Manners (Lorna Shadow cozy ghost mystery, Book 1)

What really happened to Beatrice Galbraith three years ago? Lorna Shadow, personal assistant to the wealthy and upper class, is pushed into answering this question when she starts a new job at Galbraith Manor. Little does Lorna know, her questioning will put her own life at risk. Not only can Lorna type like an imp who has downed several large expressos, she also sees ghosts. And they can see her, and won’t leave her alone until she’s helped them. Accompanied by her loyal best friend, and seamstress, Helen Holliday, and her even more faithful dog, Flipper, Lorna needs to solve the murder and help Beatrice finally be at peace, while making sure the killer doesn’t decide she’s causing too much trouble!


Chosen: Ghost Academy (YA paranormal adventure, book 1)

Enrolment at Ghost Academy is now open; where death is just the beginning of life. Behind the doors of Ghost Academy, four recently deceased teenagers discover there's more learning to do, lives to save and life (or death) decisions to be made. Lauren has a murder to solve; her own. Alex and Esmee struggle to overcome the standards set for them whilst alive as they discover love is no easy ride when you're a ghost. Charlie must face up to an all-consuming addiction or lose everything he has just been given. Offered a second chance at the Ghost Academy, Lauren, Alex, Esmee, and Charlie battle against Deviant ghosts, hunters intent on catching a ghost of their own, and their own internal struggles. Will this new life finally be the death of them?


Witch Kissed

A witch has a problem. Can the Thornheart witches help and will they solve the kissing curse and figure out their own tangled love lives? Ivy and Bryony Thornheart are no strangers to magic, light and dark. When the talented witches come up against a powerful kissing curse, they have to fight to save their client, Agatha Graytooth, from repelling every man she kisses. Human lives are put at risk by this curse, and the witches have to race to save the feeble red bloods and break the curse. Witched Kissed is the first in an exciting cozy paranormal mystery in the Old Sarum series. With enchanting settings, characters you will fall in love with, and exciting magic filled action. Join the Thornheart sisters at the Love Cauldron and follow them in their witch filled adventures.