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Publication Order of Secrets of My Hollywood Life Books

Secrets of My Hollywood Life (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
On Location (2007)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Family Affairs (2008)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Paparazzi Princess (2009)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Broadway Lights (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
There's No Place Like Home (2011)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Whispering Pines Books

Sleepaway Girls (2009)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Summer State of Mind (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Belles Books

Belles (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Winter White (2012)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Grass Is Always Greener (2013)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Disney's Lost Legends Books

The Rise of Flynn Rider (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Diamond in the Rough (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Side Effects Books

Side Effects (2014)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Fairy Tale Reform School Books

Flunked (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Charmed (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Tricked (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Switched (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Wished (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Cursed (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of VIP Books

I'm With the Band (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Battle of the Bands (2017)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Royal Academy Rebels Books

Misfits (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Outlaws (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Heroes (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of A Twisted Tale Books

A Whole New World (By: Liz Braswell) (2015)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Once Upon a Dream (By: Liz Braswell) (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
As Old As Time (By: Liz Braswell) (2016)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Reflection (By: Elizabeth Lim) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Part of Your World (By: Liz Braswell) (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Conceal, Don't Feel (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Mirror, Mirror (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Straight On Till Morning (By: Liz Braswell) (2019)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
So This is Love (By: Elizabeth Lim) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Unbirthday (By: Liz Braswell) (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Go the Distance (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
What Once Was Mine (By: Liz Braswell) (2021)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Almost There (By: Farrah Rochon) (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
When You Wish Upon a Star (By: Elizabeth Lim) (2023)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

Reality Check (2010)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Turn It Up! (2018)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
The Retake (2020)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
Disney Frozen Polar Nights: Cast Into Darkness (With: Mari Mancusi) (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle
12 to 22 (2022)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Publication Order of Anthologies

Who Done It?(2013)Hardcover  Paperback  Kindle

Jen Calonita is a prolific American writer of young adult, children’s fiction, romance, and fantasy novels. She has penned several widely successful novel series in her career, including the Belles series, the Secrets of My Hollywood Life series, the Whispering Pines series, the Fairy Tale of Reform School series, and the VIP series. Calonita says that she has been writing stories since she was very small. The first story that she attempted to write was when she was studying in 4th grade. Calonita loves to write romance stories for teens and middle-grade readers. She entered into the world of novel writing with the first book of her series, Secrets of My Hollywood Life. This books of this series follow the story of a teenage celebrity named Kaitlin Burke. Kaitlin struggles to manage her fame. This series was highly appreciated by the critics as well as the readers, who helped it to become immensely successful. The success of this series also increased the popularity of author Calonita to a great extent.

Besides this series, Calonita has written a standalone book called Sleepaway Girls and its companion novel called Summer State of Mind. After this, she went on to try her hand at writing a few other novel series. Currently, Calonita is working on 3 different books. Prior to taking up writing as a full-time career, Calonita used to work as an entertainment editor in a teen magazine. Her life used to chronicle backstage at concerts and film sets. Calonita used to be mainly involved in interviewing Justin Timberlake and Zac Effron. Feeling proud of her earlier work in the entertainment industry, Calonita claims that she knows Hollywood inside out. Calonita’s work in the world of entertainment inspired her to write her first full-length novel. Her creation of Kaitlin Burke as a teen starlet, who finds it difficult to handle her fame, but loves to be an actress, was highly appreciated by readers all across the globe. The books featuring Kaitlin Burke were successfully released in 9 countries. They have also been translated into multiple foreign languages.

The other stories written by Calonita feature girls with polar opposite personalities sharing a common secret and an acapella group in an all-girls high school. She has also penned a middle-grade series in which she has explored a school run by the former wicked stepmother of Cinderella. Another series follows the life of a young princess named Devin, who is an animal whisperer and navigates her new school that she finds mysterious in many ways and which is governed by a popular godmother. Author Calonita is quite satisfied with the amount of success she has achieved in her literary career so far. She is grateful to all the readers who have read and enjoyed her work and who have given excellent reviews about her books and characters on various literary platforms. Calonita hopes to keep writing interesting stories for young adult and teenage readers for many more years to come. The motivating comments from the critics and fellow writers have boosted Calonita’s confidence to a great extent. She believes she can work out any idea and develop it into an interesting story. Calonita looks forward to interacting with her fans on her personal website and taking essential suggestions from them related to her released novels. The advice and suggestions from the readers helps her to improve her upcoming novels and make them suit their liking. Calonita also informs her fans about the recent happenings in her life and career as well as the release dates of her upcoming books.

A very popular book series written by author Jen Calonita is known as the VIP series. It consists of two books in total published between 2015 and 2016. Each of the two books features the primary character in the role of Mackenzie Lowell. The other essential characters mentioned by Calonita include Zander Welling, Heath Holland, Kyle Beyer, and a few others. The debut book of the series is entitled ‘VIP: I’m With the Band’. It was released in 2015 by the Little Brown publishers. The book introduces Mackenzie Lowell as a 12-year-old girl, who dreams of touring with a band. She is commonly referred to as Mac by her near and dear ones. With the assistance of her mother, Mac succeeds in getting the opportunity to tour with her favorite band, Perfect Storm, as an official member.

Mac brings along her journal in which she intends to note down every moment of the band and the killer smiles of the lead singer named Zander Welling. In between their numerous stops, the band members, Kyle Beyer, Heath Holland, and Zander Welling share pranks with Mac. They bond very well with passing day and treat Mac like their sister. Later, the boys begin to fight over personal differences and get driven apart. Mac tries to do her best as the group’s biggest fan to remind them about the qualities that make them perfect. She ends up bringing the band together again with the help of her alter ego named Mac Attack. Her journal chronicles the tour’s experiences and contains black & white illustrations about the boy band on every page.

The series’ second installment is called ‘VIP: Battle of the Bands’. It was also published by the same publishing company in 2016. Just like the previous novel, this novel also features the same set of main characters. Initially, Mac is seen enjoying her time with Zander’s band on tours. After several successful tours, it comes to the notice of Mac that some copycats and haters have come up that have started copying the songs of her favorite band. One such copycat band, Thunder & Lightning, challenges Perfect Storm for a simultaneous summer tour. But, before the tour could take place, more Perfect Storm’s songs and secrets get leaked into the public. Mac suspects that all the secrets are entered in her own journal, so it is possible that something is taking them from there without her knowledge. She tries to find the culprit and put an end to the leaks before the image of Perfect Storm gets maligned furthermore. Once again, Mac takes the help of Mac Attack, her comic-book alter ego. This book turned out to be an exciting read for the readers, who enjoyed every bit of the story and allowed it to become successful through their wonderful reviews.

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