Official Website Of Author, Including Her Debut Novel


Proceed with an open mind. Get ready to be amazed.


A Sensational Reading Adventure Like No Other

Jealousy. Vengeance. Deception.


Allison Skala’s world was turned upside down in the thirty days following the death of her sister-in-law, Megan. Battling insomnia aside, she was in the middle of mending her marriage when she discovered secrets her parents had so determinedly kept hidden from her. All in due time, another tragedy that happened incidentally intertwined her life with that of Detective Martin Blake. Both dealing with loss, sorrow, and a traumatic past, would they find salvation in the end?


Dark, exciting, poignant, Erase is a disturbingly aspiring psychological thriller that will make you rethink human nature and question morality. It is a tale that will surprise you, grip you, and haunt you in your sleep.

  • Paperback: 336 pages

  • 1st edition (August 25, 2017)

  • Language: English

  • ISBN-10: 0999277707

  • ISBN-13: 978-0999277706

  • Dimensions: 5 x 0.8 x 8 inches


Available now in both physical and e-Book format on Amazon, Apple, Barnes & Noble, Etsy, and CornerBookmark.com.

Join The Erase Experience

Are you someone who crave an adventure that doesn’t just end once you are done reading and put away your book? This is a 100% self-guided, interactive journey reading journey that will leave you with lots to talk and think about. It's awesome fun for those with or without a book club. Enjoy Erase among your group of book-fanatic friends.

So, what are you waiting for?



Madness. Absolutely incredible.

This book is outside any boundary of my imagination. Such a well-constructed psychological thriller! It exceeded my expectations so so much...(read more)

- Lilly Charysma from @Lillysbooks

Exceptional interesting. A mind blowing novel.

It's really well written. The ending wasn’t what I imagined at all.

It had me scratching my head all the way through, it was crazy...(read more)

- Ami-May Smith from @Shylasopinions

A gripping surprise!

This is not your typical whodunit — this is a gripping and well-structured thriller.The characters are compelling. The story stacks up and keeps you guessing all the way to the end...(read more)

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She may seem normal and together on the surface, but deep down, Allison is one broken woman whose life is being torn apart by a failing marriage that she tries so hard to save. While battling insomnia, strange things begin to happen around her and secrets get uncovered. Helpless at fate's mercy, will she cower or will she fight?



J Y Barris is a passionate novelist, an ambitious entrepreneur, and a graphic designer ready to change the world one silly idea at a time. Being creative has always been a part of her life. As a high-spirited child, impromptu storytelling and play-acting were two of her earliest talents... (read more)