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If you like stories with surprises, suspense, and witty banter, you're in the right place!

Explore this site to learn more about author Mackenzie Reide's writing, which includes mystery, adventure, and sci fi, in middle grade, YA, and adult genres. Plus, there's other quirky stuff, too. Each page has different photos, so have fun perusing.

Latest News

  • The Adventurers Book 3: Revisions are underway! Thank you for your patience, my dear readers! It will take a few months, but the end is near! Dana, Amy and Jack will finally beat the Troll! I will keep you posted. In the interm, you might want to refresh books one and two.

  • Ebooks are almost here! The ebook editions of The Mystery of Troll Creek and The Mask of the Troll are on their way to distribution! Will let you all know as soon as they go live.

  • Coming soon: New Short Story: Writing the short story, Cascadia, for the sci fi-fantasy Anthology, Crossroads. The future of the nation is at stake when Dr. Sarah Stanford takes on the newly formed DH. What's the DH? Find out in Oct 2017.

  • Photos on Blogs Page: Shooting in black & white on my Cannon SL1 Rebel.

"Refreshing to have girls do the fighting ... their survival depends not just on smarts and spunk, but also on cooperation. ... The fast pace, too, will keep [readers] eagerly turning the pages."--Kirkus Reviews