Gail Daley is a self-taught artist and writer with a background in business. An omnivorous reader, she was inspired by her son, also a writer to finish some of the novels she had begun over the years and not finished. She is heavily involved in local art groups and fills her time reading, painting, writing, and spending time with her husband of 40 plus years. At the present time, her family is owned by two cats. In the past, they gave houseroom to many dogs, cats and a Guinea Pig, all of whom have passed over the rainbow bridge.

In between writing, I paint in acrylics.

Number 5 in the Vensoog Handfasting Series -- Coming in the Fall of 2018.

Lucinda was a "designer child". Given genius level intelligence in a Thieves Guild lab, she learned survival in a harsh world. At twelve, she was rescued and adopted into a loving family. Now she is all grown up, and Lucinda has chosen to fight her former masters by joining the police force on her adopted planet.

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The Warriors of St. Antoni

 On the frontier world of St. Antoni, you got toughor you died.

This is the story of sisters Bethany, Jeanne and Iris, and the choices they make to survive on their alien world. Bethany marries a mercenary warrior to shield her family from a predatory neighbor. To her surprise, the marriage of convenience turns into a love match, but they are beset with enemies and must learn to trust as well as love. Iris chooses an arranged marriage with a beloved old friend, but did he marry her for love or for her father's mine? Jeanne and the son of her family's greatest enemy run away to a distant city to build a new life away from both their families, but discover you can't run away from who you are.

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Spell of the Magi

Blurb for Spell of the Magi

An amnesiac fighter on the run falls for a sorceress hiding deadly secrets. In the Kingdom of Askela being born a Magi means slavery in the Kings Witch Proctors or a death sentence. Rebecca will do anything to save her family from them. When she accepts marriage to a Merc with a price on his head, she knows that to be together, they will have to fight a war and remake their entire world. Can They do it?

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NUMBER 4 IN THE VENSOOG HANDFASTING SERIES.
When she finds the body of a retired shopkeeper on the beach, a series of mysterious events draw the new owner into a web of passion, terror and murder. Jayla must find the killer and discover what he wants before he gets her too.  
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The Handfasting is an epic tale of a family’s struggle to survive on an alien planet. In Book 1 – A Year And A Day, A witch from the right side of the tracks finds herself paired with a hard-bitten soldier handpicked by a computer program. In Book 2 – Forever And A Day, a marriage of convenience between two determined, strong-willed people sparks a planetary war and puts at risk everyone they love. In Book 3, All Our Tomorrows, Book 3 - a warrior/priestess teams up with a Bard from another world and genetically created children to defeat a deadly enemy and save their planet from destruction. Book 4, From This Day Forward, When she finds the body of a retired shopkeeper on the beach, a series of mysterious events draw the new owner into a web of passion, terror and murder.  She must find the killer and discover what he wants before he gets her too. 

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