Marie McGrath

Marie McGrath

Marie McGrath lives in a small rural town in Maryland.

She hopes to inspire others with her stories. Her favorite genres to read are YA Romance and Contemporary Fiction.

She loves the color turquoise, tigers, and listening to music.

Marie McGrath Books

The Summer Unites

Three couples. One beach house. A summer to fall in love or end in despair.

Only Sophie and Drew ended junior year of high school together. Riley hopes to make this her summer to officially be with Randy. While Shelby hopes without the long distance, she and Luke have a chance to see what the flirting is all about.

When the six of them have the opportunity to spend the whole summer at Shelby’s beach house, they jump on the chance to spend all their time with each other and without parents.

Will the summer sun and the beach strengthen their relationships or upend them?

The Spring Renews

Sophie Graham didn’t believe in love … not anymore. Ever since her father died, Sophie watched the pain her mother went through. Love was messy and not worth taking the risk.

When her mother starts dating again and things get serious, Sophie’s beliefs get called into question. Not to mention, she has to work at the movie theater with a boy she had almost kissed from a stupid dare. Pushed together by the manager, she has to spend more time with Drew than she had wanted to ever again.

Will she open her heart to love and the possibilities? Or will she bar her heart from everyone?

The Winter Heals

It was almost impossible to heal when everyone was out to get you.

Shelby Rowe was stuck between two worlds—the one she wanted and the one everyone else wanted for her. As the daughter of a prominent family in Honey Cove, Shelby’s life was out of her control. Her friends, interests, and even her love life was controlled by others.

When a new girl moves to town, Shelby’s life was turned upside down as she gets a glimpse of what life could be like—no obligations, no pressure. As the Christmas break begins, Shelby is left stuck between what is expected and what she feels is right. Split in half, Shelby has to make decisions to correct her life and heal her spirit.

Will she allow others to control who she is? Or will she finally go out on her own?

The Many Faces of Charlotte Barnes

It was finally here …

The summer before senior year is supposed to be one of the best, unless you’re Charlotte “Charlie” Barnes.

On the last day of school, Charlie’s parents tell her she has to work with them in their food truck all summer long while they go on a road trip. Just as her crush from school has finally taken notice of her.

Traveling up the east coast, Charlie discovers the nuances of a new place. The guys she meets push her to be carefree and to find her passions. The more she learns about herself, the further she gets from who she is at home, even though she is determined to stay the course.

Will she be allured by the familiar call of home and her long time crush? Or will something new pique her interest and her heart?

The Fall Changes

Change where you live.

Change your parents being married.

And maybe, change who you are.

At 16 years old, Riley Mills has had more change than she ever wanted. A new high school would be daunting for most teens, but between getting attention from the most popular girl and being paired with a boy for her class project, she is navigating many situations she never could have imagined.

With homecoming fast approaching and rumors about her swirling, Riley must confront her true nature. Is she a popular girl at heart? Could someone actually like her?

With no clear answers, Riley may just find some answers from the most unexpected sources.

Happily Ever Never

What happens when someone breaks your heart?

Nine stories of heart break and love lost, showing the flip side of love. Enjoy tales from Henry Mitchell, Jinny Alexander, Tyler Wittkofsky, Lo Potter, Marie McGrath, Kyleigh McCloud, Sally Basmajian and Alaine Greyson.

Guard your heart. Losing in love stinks.