Jess Wells

Jaguar Paloma and the Caketown Bar

By Jess Wells - Published 2021


1865, Colombia. Betrayed by her family, Paloma sets out on her own, with only determination and anger as companions. When the very tall Paloma ...Read Review

Straight Uphill: A Tale of Love and Chocolate

By Jess Wells - Published 2020


Gretchen’s nice life is derailed by the bus accident death of her kindergarten son and divorce from her husband. She flees Loon, ...Read Review

A Slender Tether

By Jess Wells - Published 2013


Three novellas combine to create a greater whole in Jess Wells’ A Slender Tether. Fourteenth-century France was submerging into a period eventually known ...Read Review

The Mandrake Broom

By Jess Wells - Published 2007



In the early 1400s, women’s healing arts were respected and encouraged. Mid-century, the plague swept through Europe, changing the atmosphere to one ...Read Review