Books & Art by Kimberly Vogel

Beloit, WI

Indigo Flight

Indigo Flight: Into the Wild

Publication Date - March 2010

A girl without a past is struggling to build her future. Itís difficult though, as every day further back than three months is lost to her. Signs are taped over everything she owns with notes to help her know what they are. At least in her home she is safe. But what about in the world where everything changes so fast that it throws even the most knowledgeable into chaos? Follow Dia in her quest to stay sane in a world of insanity.

This edition holds books 1-3: Caterpillar, Chrysalis, and Butterfly.
In them we are introduced to the world that Dia lives in. It is a strange place, where existence is contained within a school campus. Only teens are here, or so it seems. Strange things happen on campus. At first Dia thinks that this is all there is, but then things change...

 

Indigo Flight: Interim with Academics

Published - February 2011

A girl without a past is struggling to build her future. It's difficult though, as every day further back than three months is lost to her. Signs are taped over everything she owns with notes to help her know what they are. At least in her home she is safe. But what about in the world where everything changes so fast that it throws even the most knowledgeable into chaos? Follow Dia in her quest to stay sane in a world of insanity.

This edition holds books 4-6: Spiders, Mantis, and Bees.
In them Dia takes refuge in another country's school. It is a place where existence is allowed outside of campus. Many people of all ages are there, both friendly and unfriendly to our heroine. Most of the danger comes from within her, however...

 

Indigo Flight: Inside the Cage

Published - February 2011

A girl without a past is struggling to build her future. It's difficult though, as every day further back than three months is lost to her. Signs are taped over everything she owns with notes to help her know what they are. At least in her home she is safe. But what about in the world where everything changes so fast that it throws even the most knowledgeable into chaos? Follow Dia in her quest to stay sane in a world of insanity.

This edition holds books 7-9: Egg, Bird, and Cage.
In them Dia returns to the country she escaped. Many things are revealed. Through it all, her mind is on the one she left behind. She has to get back to him. No matter what happens there, when she makes it back to campus, will he still want her?

Rae & Danny's Stories

Rae : The Collection

 

Publication Date - April 2009

 

This story begins with Taiaís happy life. It soon turns dark though as it is revealed that she isnít the princess. Sheís adopted, but it was by her kidnapper! Urged on by the advisor reminding the king about a prophecy, he turns on the teen. She barely survives the attack. Now with the kingís soldiers on her heels she must find out who she is, escape her pursuers, and find a way home. On her way to discovering her original identity as Rae she meets many people, but perhaps the most difficult experience is reconciling with her estranged family.

 

This collection holds books 1-5 of Rae's Story : Betrayal of Trust, Castles and Kingdoms, Deviation to Kolos Academy, Everyone's Price, and Finally at Leldyna

 

 

Danny : The Collection

 

Publication Date - April 2009

 

This story begins with Prince Kala's usual day. It takes an unusual turn as he is introduced to an enchanted garden and its inhabitant. In his attempt to unravel the mystery, he discovers he isn't the king's child. He has a whole other life as Danny. The other person is the heir, but hse's hidden far away from the court. Furious at Kala's discovery, the king turns on him. Now named Ravth, the teen is brought back from death to end the rule of the tyrant king. But after that, what happens? Will it be happily ever after for them?

 

This collection holds books 1-5 of Danny's Story : Roses and Shadows, Revenge is a Dish Best Served Cold, Respite at Ambert University, Reality Seems Twisted, and Rallying Themes

Drag Shergi Mysteries

 

These Aren't Angels

Books 01-04

Publication Date - February 2009


This collection holds four of the Drag Shergi Mysteries: Living Dead Girl, Threnody in the Mausoleum, The Missing Paraclete, and Storms on the Horizon. Each holds a manner of mystery with a supernatural twist. Drag Shergi is a private detective. He sees things in an unusual way. Sometimes itís good; sometimes itís bad. Either way, justice will be done - even if it reaches out from beyond the grave!

 

There Are Walls Between Us

 

Books 05-08

Publication Date - April 2009

This collection holds four of the Drag Shergi Mysteries: Ghosts in Smoky Visions, The Shriver of Cheney Town, The Man in the Petticoat, and To Beat or Not to Beat. Each holds a mystery with a supernatural twist. Drag Shergi is a private detective who sees things in an unusual way. Sometimes itís good; sometimes itís bad. Either way, he finds a way to muddle through things to bring the light into the darkness to illuminate the truth.

This Isn't Home

Books 09-12

Publication Date - July 2009

This collection holds four of the Drag Shergi Mysteries: Wrath of the Scapegoat, Kings Queens and All Their Things, Dual Rondo on the Sharne Train, and Persona of Persuasion. Each holds a curious adventure with a supernatural twist. Drag Shergi is a private detective. Itís a little twisted with the way he acts at times; due to the unusual way he sees things. Sometimes itís good; sometimes itís bad. No matter what though, things will be set right, even if help comes from the most unlikely place - the dead.

Drag Shergi Mysteries

Books 01-13

Publication Date - July 2009

This collection holds all thirteen of the Drag Shergi Mysteries. From the beginning we meet Drag, a private detective, in his first case trying to discover the identity of an amnesiac. It turns from a simple case to a complex one. The series swings in and out of the natural and supernatural realms as Drag canít keep from being pulled into all sorts of messes. Such is the nature of each case as he goes from the beginning to the end where he tries to rescue a child from an unjust fate.

Project Nartana

Stories of Vice: Project Nartana Case Set 1

Cases 1-7

Publication Date - October 2012

In the distant future, the world has been destroyed. Some companies had the foresight to create safe havens. Kroz Enterprises created Central City. It is there that the Nartana brothers solve cases for President Kroz to keep the place running smoothly...despite the actions of the inhabitants. (This Collection includes: The Baleful Letters, Farming Disaster, Of Love and Politics, Songs of Violence, Vandals in the Park, Eyes Over the Playground, & Lessons of Life)

The South Side Criminals: Project Nartana Case Set 2

Cases 8-14

Publication Date - 2015

Every villain has a reason for why they do wrong. The Nartana brothers are on the right side of the law. Charged with bringing in seven criminals, the brothers journey into the desert of South Side. Some are easily found, others not so much. Either way, the Nartana brothers are relentless in their hunt. The criminals will be caught and returned to prison. Hopefully they won’t make too much of a mess of South Side before then.
(This Collection includes: Feet to the Fire, To Kill More Flies, My Two Cents, A Bird In the Hand, The Camel’s Back, Where There’s a Will, & Hair of the Dog along with bonus storyline and illustrations)

Sticks and Stones

Stories 1-9

Publication Date - February 2013

The collection starts with a new student arriving at the high school in Lemoyne and it ends with another student transferring out. Between those times a set of students go through daily life. The social dynamics make for interesting events, whether or not the students get along.
(eBook & Softcover)