Thursday, January 5, 2012

Kelli Sue Landon, Author Of YA Mystery ‘Sudden Moves’, Named As One Of ‘50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading’

Landon was picked from a field of hundreds of authors who appeared on The Authors Show. Her book, entitled ‘Sudden Moves’, is a young adult mystery about a 16-year-old girl who disappears

Kelli Sue Landon, author of ‘Sudden Moves’, has been named one of ’50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading’. Her award came as a result of her appearance on The Authors Show. Landon was chosen from a field of hundreds of authors through a public voting process. ‘Sudden Moves’ is a suspenseful Young Adult mystery with a surprise ending.

“It is an honor and a thrill,” stated Ms. Landon, “to be included in this book. I have worked hard for this past year, writing three novels and I am so happy that it's paying off. I've loved writing fiction since I was a teen and I can't imagine my life without it.”

In 'Sudden Moves', Katie Brashers announces to her friends that she's headed to Orlando, Florida, for spring break and no one thinks twice. But when school resumes and Katie is nowhere to be found, her sixteen-year-old classmate and friend, Michelle Martin, grows suspicious. Something doesn't make sense. Michelle and her best friend Tami team up with Katie’s boyfriend Brad to investigate the family's disappearance, but it's not easy. Michelle is about ready to give up - until she takes her dog for his daily walk and uncovers a concrete clue. The clue leads her closer to the truth, but also thrusts her into dangerous circumstances beyond her control.

A recent Amazon review stated, “One of the best YA mystery books I have read in a long time. Filled with suspense and intrigue. I downloaded the sample, while waiting for the actual book to arrive. Big mistake - I got so caught up in the story I purchased the full Kindle version immediately and read the story it in one sitting.”

Kelli Sue Landon is available for media interviews and can be reached using the information below, or by email at More information is available at her website. ‘Sudden Moves’ is available in hardcover and softcover at, Barnes and Noble, Trafford Publishing and Outskirts Press. The book is available in all ebook formats.


Kelli Sue Landon is the author of three novels and a short story collection. She is from Peoria Illinois and works for the United States Postal Service.


Kelli Sue Landon