Biography

Kaya McLaren

Kaya McLaren has been an archaeologist, a massage therapist, an elementary teacher and an art teacher. Although her roots are in Washington, she's lived and worked in nearly all of the Western States including Alaska and Hawaii. She currently resides in Todos Santos, Mexico. In her spare time, she loves to kayak, bicycle, ski, surf, play cello, bass and guitar, and travel.

Kaya McLaren

Books by Kaya McLaren

by Kaya McLaren - Fiction

THE FIRELIGHT GIRLS is a story of three generations of women and men whose lives are pieced back together when they return to the place that made them who they are: a summer camp on Lake Wenatchee in Washington State. When they learn that the camp’s future is in jeopardy, Ethel and Ruby send out the alarm, reuniting campers and staff to save the place that was so instrumental in all of their lives. 

by Kaya McLaren - Fiction

Jill Anthony finds her husband in bed with another woman; Lisa Carlucci is sick and tired of having meaningless sex; and 10-year-old Cassie Jones no longer believes in anything anymore after losing her mother to cancer. The lives of these three people, who are at the crossroads of heartbreak and healing, will be changed one winter in Sparkle.