Can a mysterious inheritance from an eccentric billionaire right a wrong from generations ago?

A clean multicultural historical romance, Forbidden Blossom shows how love can transcend racial tensions no matter what era you’re in.

About the author

Hello and 你好

Nola Li Barr loves books so much that she once shipped ten boxes back from Taiwan because she couldn’t bear to part with them. As an American Born Chinese (ABC) she’s always had one foot in each culture, Chinese and American. Forever a storyteller, Nola finally left the corporate world to write full time and share her whimsical tales. Forbidden Blossom is her first novel. Join her newsletter to keep in touch. 

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Each of the collections below showcases characters from the world of Forbidden Blossom. 

Daughters of the Past

5 Women and their Courageous Journeys

Relive the past with a collection of novellas from five decorated authors spanning ancient times to the last century. Experience love, tragedy, faith, and acceptance with these five women and their courageous journeys!

In Rose meet Josephine and Charlie who save Rose from her predicament.

Winds of Winter

16 multi-genre short story collection

Druidic prophecies, a galactic space adventure, a cabin of horrific secrets – and a mysterious white cat that seems to walk through the very stories themselves.

Whether you’re in the mood for a fantastic adventure, an edge-of-your-seat horror tale or a budding romance, Winds of Winter is the perfect read.

Meet Sasha as she falls in love on the slopes.

All proceeds go to

Wings of Prophecy

14 multi-genre short story collection

The crows are flying. And on their wings, destiny changes.

One crow signals bad luck. Three, a celebration. Seven, a secret. Each number drives the fate of someone’s soul.

You haven’t stumbled upon Wings of Prophecy by chance; this is your reward for being a chosen reader. 

Meet Bernice who finds love while proving she has what it takes to work in a world governed by men.

All proceeds go to charity. 

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