Colleen Helme

Colleen Helme is the author of the Shelby Nichols Adventure Series.

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Author Biography

As the author of the Shelby Nichols Adventure Series, Colleen is often asked if Shelby Nichols is her alter-ego. “Definitely,” she says. “Shelby is the epitome of everything I wish I dared to be.” Known for her laugh since she was a kid, Colleen has always tried to find the humor in every situation and continues to enjoy writing about Shelby’s adventures. “I love getting Shelby into trouble…I just don’t always know how to get her out of it!” Colleen lives on the benches of the Rocky Mountains with her family. Besides writing, she loves a good book, biking, hiking, and playing board and card games with family and friends. She loves to connect with readers and admits that fans of the series keep her writing.

Books by Colleen Helme

Carrots: A Shelby Nichols Adventure


Shelby Nichols life changes when she stops at the grocery store for some carrots. She is caught in the cross-fire during a bank robbery in the store, and when she wakes up, she can hear people's thoughts. This changes her world in both funny and frightening ways. Join Shelby as she tries to make sense of her life and keep from getting killed while protecting those she loves most. A fun and enjoyable read. Don't miss it!