Joy V. Smith, author
Her books include Taboo Tech, Strike Three; Sugar Time; Detour Trail; Building a Cool House for Hot Times without Scorching the Pocketbook; a collection of her published short stories: The Doorway and Other Stories (14 SF and fantasy reprints); a children's book, Why Won't Anyone Play with Me?; and six e-books: Hidebound (SF romance/adventure), Pretty Pink Planet (SF), Hot Yellow Planet (the sequel); Cold New Planet, The Doorway and Other Stories, and Remodeling: Buying and Updating a Foreclosure. Taboo Tech, Strike Three; Sugar Time; and Detour Trail are also available as e-books.
Lori, an agent of SOESFOL, visits Prism to track down planet pirates and rescue aliens.
In this Pretty Pink Planet sequel, Lori and Chiing continue their adventures.
After Anfissa meets Ferenc, they flee to a planet where even the grass is deadly. available on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B005ICFOHY
Strike Three is a post-apocalyptic novel: Because of the "hot virus," the devastation of WWIII is more horrible than the worse case scenario, and missiles fired in retaliation gave new meaning to "scorched earth." Available on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Strike-Three-Joy-V-Smith-ebook/dp/B00LBOO8P2/ref=sr_1_1?s=digital-text&ie=UTF8&qid=1403884812&sr=1-1&keywords=Strike+three+by+Joy+V.+Smith
14 SF/fantasy reprints. Available on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B007SV1FB2
Detour Trail is a story of adventure and romance on the Oregon Trail. Available on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Detour-Trail-Joy-V-Smith/dp/1612355706/ref=sr_1_8?ie=UTF8&qid=1364491553&sr=8-8&keywords=Joy+V.+Smith
You can find my books on Amazon and elsewhere.