What I’m Working on Now

Note: This post was last updated on December 5, 2019.

What Teyla Rachel Branton is working on now

What I’ve just finished or am waiting on

This past summer, I finished my post-apocalyptic sci-fi Colony Six series, and I added another book, Street Smarts, to my paranormal suspense Imprints Series, which, yes, has a nice shot of romance.

So will the next book be a Teyla or Rachel novel?

Hidden Intent by Teyla BrantonWhile I’m always thinking ahead on plots for both my romance and my sci-fi/fantasy, I usually only do actual writing on one book at a time. I love to immerse myself in the world. So now that I’m back into Autumn Rain’s story (Imprints), I’m writing another book in that series, tentatively entitled, Hidden Intent. In fact, the book should be ready for my editors before the end of December. The release date will be the end of February. There will be more novels in that world, but I’m not sure when.

Next, I’m planning another Unbounded series, and will intersperse that with my upcoming Rachel Branton series.

And Rachel?

I’m planning a brand new Rachel Branton romance series that takes place in a Midwest town. (I know the series name, but it’s all hush, hush until the first book comes out!) The first novel is already strong in my head and I’ve written down a bunch of details and have character outlines. At this point it’s just a matter or carving out time to get the rest on metaphorical paper. I’m super excited about this series. I’ll probably intersperse writing this series intermittently with my new Unbounded series. It’s really fun for me to switch back and forth. I think it makes the ideas fresher and keeps me from being repetitive.

Other Upcoming Books

Royal Quest by Rachel BrantonI also have two novellas, Royal Quest and Royal Dance that were originally written as part of the Royals of Monterra Kindle World, published by Amazon. With the dispersing of that program, I received my rights back. So now I’ve taken everything mentioning the Royals of Monterra, changed certain names, and invented a new location. This series of novellas will now by known as Royals of Beaumont. These are stand-alone, but each book will be connected. Royal Quest will actually be book two when I’m finished, and Royal Dance will be the third book. I plan to write a first book (Royal Kiss) and a fourth (Royal Time) to round out the series. I’ll likely be getting new covers for all the books as well.

I also have story running through my head about a family of witches (well, I don’t call them that), and I’m looking forward to someday telling their strange and fun stories. It’ll be paranormal romance, I think. But will probably end up being suspense and urban fantasy as well, lol.

So that’s the plan. Unless some my characters hijack me and force me to do something else. Which they have been known to do. They are very insistent at times. If so, I’ll update this blog with whatever is current.

Thank you for your support. I really appreciate my readers. I couldn’t write and publish stories I love without you!

Teyla Racchel Branton

Copyright 2019 Teyla Rachel Branton
Reuse notice: you are free to print for personal use or non-commercial use with friends, share this post link anywhere, quote a short excerpt with attribution and a link to this site, but you may not use this post in its entirety on your own page. Thank you for caring about copyright.

24 Responses to “What I’m Working on Now”

  1. Elisha Roberts

    I’m really excited about all of your new books, but especially the Unbounded series. I can’t wait to read the new books and thank you for being such an amazing writer!!!

    Reply
  2. Teyla Rachel Branton

    Thank you, Elisha!

    Reply
  3. Karen Frost

    Thank you for the updates I’m not really into Sci/phi but love the rest am starting on the house of lies. I really like your page it has made my day. Your writing is phenomenal keep up the good work.

    Reply
    • Teyla Rachel Branton

      Hi Karen. Thank you so much for your kind words! I’m so glad you’re enjoying my books.

      Reply
  4. Tammy Beverley

    I love your books! I just read your prequel to the Autumn Rain series an absolutely loved it! I have all your books except the colony ones and loved them and now my daughter’s read them and read them over and over again! Thank you so much for sharing your talent. I’m sorry for your rough time the last few years I hope it will all go better for you now.

    Reply
    • Teyla Rachel Branton

      Thanks, Tammy. I’m so glad you enjoyed it. I’ve been wanting to write it for a long time, and now that I have the rights back, it’s been so fun to revisit the series. I’m glad you’re still with me. It has been a long three years, but things are going better now!

      Reply
  5. Tiffany Tolman

    Thanks for the update, Rachel. I love your books. Can’t wait for the new ones to come out.

    Reply
  6. DANYA PARISI

    I love the Unbounded series. I am on the third book right now. Keep up the good reads.

    Reply
  7. Barbara Duprey

    I have read all the Unbounded books, not once but four times. I keep them on my Kindle to read again if I can’t find any books to read that interest me at the moment.

    Reply
    • Teyla Rachel Branton

      Hi Barbara! That is so great. Thank you for letting me know. You made my day!

      Reply
      • Barbara Duprey

        You are quite welcome.
        Having trouble sending this. Hope you get it.
        It keeps giving me error message

        Captcha is invalid. ???

        Reply
        • Teyla Rachel Branton

          I got it. I’ll check in to what is wrong with the Catchpa. Thank you!

          Reply
  8. Kristi

    Enjoyed the imprints series and can’t wait for visions!

    Reply
    • Teyla Rachel Branton

      Thank you! Visions will be out this weekend. I’m so excited!

      Reply
  9. Teya

    Teyla, I’m so EXCITED for VISIONS!!!!

    Reply
  10. Dagmar

    I love both Unbounded and Colony Six. I am looking forward to the next installations and to the new paranormal series about witches you mentioned!

    Reply
    • Teyla Rachel Branton

      Yay! Thanks for letting me know! I can’t wait for the series either, lol.

      Reply
  11. Erin Reed

    Oh my goodness, I am sooooooooo happy you are writing more unbounded! They are my favorite books other than Sarah Eden. I read them once a year. In fact I finished them again tonight, that is why I was on your site. I just started sketches, and I cannot put it down. Thank you so much for what you do and who you are! I really hope Unbounded becomes a set of movies some day. I was actually thinking Helen Mirin would make a fantastic Deliah.

    Reply
    • Teyla Rachel Branton

      Yay! I’m definitely going to write more. It takes a lot of time to get into each world, though, so that’s why I’m getting in more Imprints books. People have been begging for them for a long time! I thought if I finished 2 or 3 now, it would be easier that switching back and forth. Once I get back into the Unbounded series, I’ll stay there for a while! Thank you for posting!

      Reply
      • Erin Reed

        Hello again, sorry to bug you but I have your Imprints series written under your first name and I am wondering if there is a difference between the “new” Autumn Rain novels and the imprints series. I don’t want to buy more if I already have them. Thanks again!

        Reply
        • Teyla Rachel Branton

          Erin, the novella First Touch (book 0) is all new and was never published before except under that title by Teyla Branton. The first four full-length novels had name changes when I got the rights back from my former publisher (that was the deal I made with them). So here are the new titles with the old ones in parenthesis: Touch of Rain (Imprints), On the Hunt (Shades of Gray), Upstage (Final Call), Under Fire (Line of Fire), and Blinded (still Blinded because the publisher didn’t do that one). Then Street Smarts is also all new (written this year under Teyla Branton), as is book 7 Hidden Intent, which is the book on this page. I just finished it, and it’ll be out at the end of February. Tracy’s name was also changed to Paige (she’s Shannon’s partner) in the new series because the name interfered with one of the other characters in the earlier books. So be aware of that. Hope this helps!

          Reply

Leave a Reply to Karen Frost