Author of The Orphan Dreamer Saga 

J Nell Brown

Writing 16+ Coming-of-Age Adventure and Survival stories that feature an Epic scale, Friendship, Romance, and a Fantastical Twist

One Snowflake Falls From Heaven to Quench Hell's Thirst

I Am That Snowflake. I am Daniela. I AM The Orphan Dreamer.

Meet Earth's Newest Kick-Butt Indiana Jones, Daniela rose Cavanaugh

Quirky school girl, Daniela Rose, navigates mean girls in her neighborhood while secretly time-traveling into exotic worlds of the past and future, searching for clues required to solve ancient puzzles that will be the key to saving her enemies from a dark force that seeks to eradicate humans and inhabit Earth.


Novellas and Short Stories can be read in any order. 

Novels should be read in order.


Orphan Dreamer and the Missing Arrowhead

A Novella (14 K Words)

Episode 1

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Orphan Dreamer And The Glass Tattoo

A Novel (120 K Words)

Episode 2

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She Laughs Last

A Short Story (6 K Words)

Episode 3

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Orphan Tree And The Vanishing Skeleton Key

A Novel (150 K Words)

Episode 4

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A Generation of Lighted Evergreens

A Novella (11 K Words)

Episode 5

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Orphan Falls: Wild and Free

A Novel

Episode 6

Coming 2021

HouseGuest

A Novella (10 K Words)

Episode 7

Read  Now

Orphan Star: The Mark

A Novel

Episode 8

Coming 2022

Little Peach Lies

A Novella (9 K Words)

Episode 9

Read Now

Orphan Seed: Desert Places

A Novel

Episode 10

Coming 2023

A Murder at a Harkness Table

A Novella

Episode 11

Coming 2024

Orphan's Horizon: The Lighthouse Leads

A Novel

Episode 12

Coming 2024

If Love's a Fish . . .

A Novella

Episode 13

Coming 2025

Orphan's End: The Beginning of Forever

A Novel

Episode 14

Coming 2025


Coming 2025