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Mindy Mejia

Biography

Mindy Mejia

Mindy Mejia received her MFA from Hamline University. Her debut novel, THE DRAGON KEEPER, was published by Ashland Creek Press in 2012. She lives in the Twin Cities with her husband and two children. She is the author of EVERYTHING YOU WANT TO BE and LEAVE NO TRACE.

Mindy Mejia

Books by Mindy Mejia

by Mindy Mejia - Fiction, Mystery, Suspense, Thriller

There is a place in Minnesota with hundreds of miles of glacial lakes and untouched forests called the Boundary Waters. Ten years ago, a man and his son trekked into this wilderness and never returned. They were presumed dead until a decade later when the son appeared. He was violent and uncommunicative and sent to a psychiatric facility. Maya Stark, the assistant language therapist, is charged with making a connection with him, but he refuses to answer questions about his father or the last 10 years of his life. As she’s drawn closer to her high-profile patient, she’ll risk everything to reunite him with his father who has disappeared from the known world.

by Mindy Mejia - Fiction, Psychological Suspense, Psychological Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

High school senior Hattie Hoffman has spent her whole life playing many parts: the good student, the good daughter, the good citizen. When she’s found brutally stabbed to death on the opening night of her high school play, the tragedy rips through the fabric of her small-town community. Local sheriff Del Goodman vows to find her killer, but trying to solve her murder yields more questions than answers. It seems that Hattie’s acting talents ran far beyond the stage. Told from three points of view --- Del, Hattie, and the new English teacher whose marriage is crumbling --- EVERYTHING YOU WANT ME TO BE weaves the story of Hattie’s last school year and the events that drew her ever closer to her death.