Alex Hayes Books

The Chameleon Effect

Conjuring water dragons hardly scratches the surface of a secret this deep.
 
Foster kid Cadi Rhoswen has finally found a loving home…
 
Then she gets caught using her psychic powers, and her whole world turns upside down.
The next thing she knows, she’s wandering the streets in the middle of winter.
 
Alone.
 
Until she discovers Idris, a beastly boy hiding in an abandoned nightclub called the Thorny Rose.
 
Cursed with a biological anomaly, Idris has turned into a scaly monster. To change him back, Cadi must reveal a secret she’s been holding close to her heart for as long as she can remember.
 
A secret that makes telekinesis and conjuring water dragons seem like nothing.
 
A secret that will send Cadi and Idris tripping through a wormhole and change their lives forever.

 

All Dean wants is to escape…
 
But he can’t leave his younger brother, Ty, in the care of their alcoholic mother. And when their abusive father shows up, Dean has to get Ty out.
 
Which means joining Shri—his best and only friend—in taking a job out of state and breaking the law by stealing his brother away.
Cadi’s life is almost back together after Dean blew it into a million pieces. She’s a shape-shifting alien who has just reunited with her bond mate, Idris, and has a freshly planted crystal tree to protect from a vicious race that wants to devour the remnants of her people.
 
As if Cadi doesn’t have enough to deal with, Dean’s about to land on her front doorstep, forcing her to decide whether to let him into her secret alien world or slam the door in his face. 
Connell Kurēn doesn’t love being a paparazzo…
 
He’s a member of the most scorned profession in Hollywood, but he’s good at it, and a hard-ass to boot.
 
He might also be called an ambulance chaser, though not for the disreputable reason he chases celebrities. Connell has the ability to heal, and at the sound of a siren, he is drawn to those in need.
Life is just fine until his pushy paparazzi nature almost gets someone killed.
 
Rowan Bren suffers post-traumatic stress and a permanent headache following a near-death experience at the hands of her mortal enemy.
 
After months, she still isn’t right, but she won’t be held back from seeking her bond mate, Con, any longer.
 
She travels to Los Angeles motivated to help her friend, Idris, with his brilliant plan to locate their missing people. But Rowan’s top priority in the City of Angels is to find Con. She doesn’t know where he lives, but she’s not worried, because her crystal will lead her straight to him.
 
When she trips into his world, she finds a man so different from the person she expects, she fears he might not be Con at all. That he might be possessed by an evil force like the one that almost killed her.
Kate and Dominic are BFFs and marriage is their obvious next step…until they meet Anna.
 
“If you can hear this, come find me. Los Angeles, California.”
 
Kate hears this message in a popular song when no one else can, and its mystery launches Dominic and her on a road trip to L.A. to track down the song’s composer. But discovering why only Kate can hear the message could bring revelations about her past she’d rather forget and turn her future plans with Dominic into dust.
 
Anna lives in the forests of Oregon, shifting between human and canine forms for survival.
 
When the police come looking for her in connection to a shooting, Anna sets off on a journey to escape persecution and find answers of her own.
 
These three are on an intercept course that will reunite a bonded pair and leave one of the threesome struggling to decipher what love truly means and how it can fit into all of their lives.
A big dream. A hot guy. And a very wicked sister.
 
Brianna Jones dreams of bringing music to the world via orchestral instruments fashioned out of recycled materials. But she must keep her project secret from her half-sister, whose mission in life is to destroy everything Brianna holds dear. 
 
Marek Lakewood is one of the few guys who sees Brianna for whom she really is and has admired her from afar for years. But he’s never been a risk-taker, not since his father was killed on a black diamond ski slope.
 
When a physics project lands Marek in Brianna’s sphere, he finds himself taking bigger and bigger risks, and discovers Brianna’s life and aspirations are far more complicated than he ever imagined.
 
 
Book Readers Appreciation Group (B.R.A.G.) Medallion Award Winner
 
Wishing Shelf Awards Red Ribbon Winner

She’s an empath who can read anyone’s feelings, except his. He can sense her every emotion and possibly read her mind. It’s like he stole her ability and is using it against her…

 
Megan Van Olsen didn’t want to move to California. She prefers New York, with its melting pot of emotions that swathes her like a blanket, and all she can think about it going back. That is until the crystal embedded in her chest starts going haywire.
 
Bry Miller has a crystal, too, and a few secrets of his own. Secrets so strange he can’t risk falling in love. Not when a simple dream could trigger his transformation into a scaly green monster.
 
Then he spots Megan and his crystal goes crazy. She’s golden-haired, beautiful… and to the crystal tugging him in her direction, totally irresistible. If only he could turn off the plethora of mix messages he’s picking up from her.
 
Emotions that make him feel wanted one second and rejected the next.