When her parents vanish, 18-year-old Eden Pruitt discovers her life has been a series of lies ...

Go on an action-packed adventure with our heroine as she searches for answers alongside the only person who believes her, a streetwise young man who is as dangerous as he is enticing. This is the first installment in a 4-book series set in a near-future America that is just different enough to send a tingle down your spine.

"Ganshert's storytelling will keep you riveted!" ~ Reader Review


A Thrill Ride of Twists and Turns

"An incredible genre bending story that gets better and better with each installment!" ~ Joshua Del Toro at Joshuas_Space

Only One Can Win ...

"K. E. Ganshert thrills with this adventurous, addictive read! A compelling tale of avarice and sacrifice, danger and romance. With shades of The Hunger Games but a unique feel all its own, The Contest is a foray into the best of any YA fantasy romance!"

~ Rel Mollet, Relz Reviewz


See What Readers are Raving About ...

"K. E. Ganshert delivers an exciting young adult fantasy that’s just as fun as it is riveting!" ~Addison Moore, New York Times Bestselling Author

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Meet the Author

K.E. Ganshert loves getting swept up in a riveting tale, which is exactly why she writes. And what she writes, too. Adventurous stories filled with twists, turns, intrigue, romance, and the fantastical - for teens and the young at heart. She aims to create content that is as engrossing as it is wholesome so parents don't have to worry and teen-readers can get lost in the pages!