Alexa Verde

Alexa Verde writes sweet, wholesome books about faith, love, and hope. She penned her first literary masterpiece, a rhymed poem, at the ripe age of eight, and since has had 200 short stories, articles, and poems published in the five languages that she speaks. She has bachelor’s degrees in English and Spanish, a master’s in Russian, and enjoys writing about characters with diverse cultures. She’s worn the hats of reporter, teacher, translator, model (even one day counts!), caretaker, and secretary, but thinks that the writer’s hat suits her the best. After traveling the world and living in both hemispheres, she calls a small town in south Texas home. The latter is an inspiration for the fictional setting of her popular series Rios Azules Christmas and Secrets of Rios Azules. For giveaways, news, and recipes, please sign up for her newsletter at 

My Titles in The Potter's House series

Release Date: April 24, 2018

Can a widowed sheriff and a former drug addict believe God has the power to mend all
broken hearts, even crushed ones like theirs?

Now a Christian, former drug addict Emma Hughes is back in the small town of Rios Azules.
She’s desperate to regain the trust of the son she once abandoned and change her life.
Meeting a vacationer, Rodrigo Ybarra, she fights her attraction to him. Even with her newfound
faith, the risk of a relapse is too high.
On the two-year anniversary of his wife’s death at the hand of a junkie, Sheriff Rodrigo Ybarra
comes to the ocean to mourn her. Romance is the last thing on his mind, but he’s drawn to a
beautiful stranger who frequents the same spot. When he discovers her past could destroy his
career, he struggles to guard his heart.
Then Emma’s life is threatened. Rodrigo won’t let her push him away or allow concern for his
career to hold him back now. Will he once again lose the woman he loves? Or will faith and trust
bring them safely to a future together?

Release Date: August 21, 2018

Can a scarred man running from his past and a beautiful star running from her future survive a murderous attack and find healing in God’s loving arms?


Country music sensation, Miriam Lizzaraga, thinks her world’s crushed when she loses her voice. But that’s before her first love decides to marry someone else and the man who nearly killed her sets out to get her again. In desperation, she accepts help from a stranger, Philip Barlow. But with a target on her back and pain in her heart, can she love again?

When Philip Barlow goes on a vacation, he doesn’t expect to meet his celebrity crush. Realizing Miriam is in danger, he’s ready to die to protect her. But scarred after an accident and struggling with anger issues, can he hope the gorgeous star will one day return his feelings?

As the day nears when their lives will be in danger and their courage tested, can they find strength in God?

Release Date: January 15, 2019

In a dangerous search for his missing daughter, will a reserved math teacher and a rough-around-the-edges ranch owner find love-or lose their lives?

After her fiancé died in her arms, Liv Knox gave up on romance and dedicates her life to her ranch. But when a friend needs her expertise as an ex-runaway and a former PI, she agrees to help Diego Laguardia find his missing daughter. Now not only does Liv have to draw on her traumatic memories, she also struggles with her untimely attraction to reserved and kind Diego. When someone makes it clear they might die if they don’t stop the search, can she solve the mystery in time and hope for her heart to be restored?

Math teacher Diego Laguardia is desperate to find his daughter before something bad happens to her. Enough people dear to him have paid for his mistakes. Though he’s drawn to a rough-around-the-edges cowgirl, he has no time for romantic feelings. When they find themselves in danger, can they survive long enough for a second chance at love?