Tricia Cerrone is author, speaker, and entrepreneur with a focus on mentoring young adults and creating stories that inspire hope - whether they are novels, screenplays, or non-fiction. Her current YA Adventure, Glimmer, book one of The Black Swan Files—is a series about a teenage girl who has the makings of a new breed of superhero. GLIMMER, the first book in the series, received a GOLD MEDAL in the 2016 IPPY AWARDS and an Honorable Mention in Genre Fiction from the NORTH STREET BOOK PRIZE. GLISTEN, book 2 in the Black Swan Files recently won the 2017 Write Touch Readers Award Contest for Best YA, the 2017 Pinnacle Achievement Book Award for Best YA. It also took a Silver in the new eLit Awards, Athena Awards, and Book Buyers Best Award. It was also a finalist in the Maggie Award for Excellence and the Daphne du Maurier Award for excellence in Mystery/Suspense.Ms. Cerrone’s first manuscript, A Virgin in L.A., won the Colorado Romance Writers Molly Award and was a finalist in Romance Writers of America’s Golden Heart® Award for Unpublished Authors.
Ms. Cerrone also writes Romantic Historical Adventures under the pen name, Trish Albright. Siren’s Song and Siren’s Secret in the Keepers of the Legacy series have collected multiple awards. Her most recent release, The Time Keeper, is a Christmas novella that captures all the action, romance, and snappy dialogue she is known for in her other historicals.
Regardless of what the time or location might be, Tricia’s stories are known for their love of family, loyal friendships, dauntless heroes, and of course…heroines who know how to fight for their dreams.
When not working or writing, Tricia loves exploring the world, discovering old things, learning new things, and most of all having fun with family and friends. She is a strong advocate and mentor for young people, especially young women, who seek to find their place in the world, follow their dreams, and make a life.