Dystopian novel just out!​


"Beautiful 5-stars"

Readers Favorite

“…this engrossing tale delivers plenty of 19th-century cultural details and a satisfying surprise ending.” Kirkus Reviews

" a brilliantly written sleuth murder mystery with a unique twist. " - Susan Sewell - 5 star review - Readers' Favorite

Nanette L. Avery Nashville author who transcends many genres

A parody like no other!

" …a wise and penetrating novel about intertwining lives in a small town.” Blueink Review "​

Historical fiction at its best!

"... With more than a passing nod to Psycho and Norman Bates, I found The Colony to be a fascinating and at times mesmerizing read..." 5 stars Readers Favorite

​​​​"A beautifully written, effortlessly measured historical fiction."  Kirkus ​Reviews 

Nanette L. Avery  lives outside Nashville in the beautiful state of Tennessee.  Novelist and short story writer, best known for her historical fiction, Orphan in America. Her nickname Nan is a palindrome and a favorite pastime is watching international films with a glass of red wine. #amwriting