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J.K. Coi

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J.K. Coi is a multi-published, award winning author of contemporary and paranormal romance and urban fantasy. She makes her home in Ontario, Canada, with her husband and son and a feisty black cat who is the uncontested head of the household. While she spends her days immersed in the litigious world of insurance law, she is very happy to spend her nights writing dark and sexy characters who leap off the page and into readers’ hearts. When not writing, she loves to paint and create beautiful things with stained glass.

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J.K. Coi My advice to aspiring writers would be to make sure that writing is something your really really love to do. Writing is hard and not worth the pain,…moreMy advice to aspiring writers would be to make sure that writing is something your really really love to do. Writing is hard and not worth the pain, heartache, poverty, and solitary confinement that comes with it unless you love it with all your soul.(less)
J.K. Coi I'm inspired by countless everyday things. I'll hear a story on the news and wonder what more might be going on, or I'll see two people in the park…moreI'm inspired by countless everyday things. I'll hear a story on the news and wonder what more might be going on, or I'll see two people in the park and have daydreams about the way they're looking at each other.(less)
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In Bed with the Competition
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Hey Folks!

Sadly, I've been neglecting this blog and I'm sorry for that, but I'm hoping to use it a lot more again.

So here in Authorland, November means NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). I've only technically participated in NaNoWriMo about twice. And I actually finished it (meaning, I actually wrote 50,000 words) ... once. Sad, isn't it?

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Far From Broken (Romance)
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Description: Soldier. Spymaster. Husband. Colonel Jasper Carlisle was defined by his work until he met his wife. When the prima ballerina swept into his life with her affection, bright laughter and graceful movements, he knew that she was the reason for his existence, and that their love would be forever. But their world is shattered when Callie is kidnapped and brutally tortured by the foes Jasper has been hunting. Mechanical parts have replaced her legs, her hand, her eye...and possibly her heart. Though she survived, her anger at Jasper consumes her, while Jasper's guilt drives him from the woman he loves. He longs for the chance to show her their love can withstand anything...including her new clockwork parts. As the holiday season approaches, Jasper realizes he must fight not just for his wife's love and forgiveness...but also her life, as his enemy once again attempts to tear them apart.
Brazen Games (Romance)
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Description: As Jack Trainer watches the dancer up on stage in front of him, all he can think about is that sultry green-eyed stare and the brazen way she moves, as if just for him. Trouble is, he knows this particular siren is a distraction he can’t afford, despite the gut-clenching desire she stirs in him. As right-hand man to a mob boss fighting a violent turf war, his life expectancy is already significantly reduced, and that’s if his damning secrets don’t get him killed first. Tasha Morris is keeping secrets of her own, and she knows all about the real Jack Trainer, the one he can never afford to let anyone see. She also knows he’s close to the edge of no return. It’s her job to make sure he doesn’t implode and get them both killed, but to do that she’ll have to trust him with more than just her body, something she hasn’t been able to do with anyone. As the risks multiply and the danger becomes insurmountable, Jack and Tasha will be forced to put aside their mistrust and work together. But when all their carefully manufactured lies come crashing down around them, the consequences might just be too much for either of them to bear.

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This book is filled with heart and soul, and lots of sexy heat! Witty and funny, you'll want to read it over again the moment you're finished.
In Bed with the Competition by J.K. Coi
"ABOUT THE BOOK: Release Date June 30, 2014

This rivalry is too hot for the tropics…

Elizabeth Carlson and Ben Harrison used to be friends, coworkers...and almost lovers. But that was before Ben proposed mixing business with pleasure. Elizabeth refus..." Read more of this review »
In Bed with the Competition by J.K. Coi
"I've known how awesome JK's writing is since we had steampunk stories in the same anthology, A Clockwork Christmas, a couple of years (or more?) ago. But I had no idea she could make driving a speedboat sexy!

And that's as close as I get to a spoi..." Read more of this review »
In Bed with the Competition by J.K. Coi
" I remember you from the book fair and you were LOVELY. It was wonderful to meet you and thank you for the great review. I'm so glad you enjoyed the bo ...more "
In Bed with the Competition by J.K. Coi
"I got this book at the Toronto Book fair, when I got the privilege to met the author and have the book signed. As my sister and I was walking passed the booth the cover caught my eye, and I said "Now that is a cover to catch my attention and make..." Read more of this review »
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message 18: by Dahlia

Dahlia (yadkny) Hi J.K.!
Thanks for the friending:)

message 17: by Sarah

Sarah Hi J.K., thank you for the friend request! (=

message 16: by Beth

Beth Michele Thanks for the add J.K.! :)

message 15: by Amy

Amy Armstrong Hi J.K! Thanks so much for accepting my friend request! Hope you have a fab day!

Kat (Kindred Dreamheart) Thanks for friending me!

message 13: by Jillian

Jillian Peery Thanks for the add!

message 12: by Rachel

Rachel Harris Um, dude, HOW were we not friends before???? Thank you for correcting this horrible oversight =) Hugs!

message 11: by J.K.

J.K. Coi Tracy wrote: "Thanks for the friend invite. I have a black cat too. My family considers him our good luck charm."

Yes! He is good luck ! :)

message 10: by Tracy

Tracy Thanks for the friend invite. I have a black cat too. My family considers him our good luck charm.

Milton Esitubi Mary Anita And The Second Liberation In Kenya Consider reading this dramatic book for entertainment full of African passion and flavour, culture, social life and politics

Pamela Hey J.K., Thanks for accepting my friend request.

William O'Brien Hi- Just to let you know...
Peter: a Darkened Fairytale
Best wishes, William

message 6: by Ed

Ed Rambeau Thanks for accepting my friend request, J.K. You seem like an interesting person, as well as quite the prolific author, so feel free to tell me more about yourself and perhaps we can grow to become even greater friends. I, myself, am a singer/songwriter/actor who has recently turned author. My 2 top ten recordings were CONCRETE & CLAY (as a singer) and NAVY BLUE (as a writer)...both in the early 1960's. My first novel is an unusual murder mystery entitled: FORBIDDEN STEPS.

Regards, and have a great day, Ed


message 5: by P.Q.

P.Q. Glisson Hi J.K.
Thanks for accepting my friendship. :)
Please feel free to peruse my profile and check out my work.
Oh, you might also be interested in my debut novel, Her Sanctuary. It's getting great reviews.

Thanks again! Her Sanctuary by P.Q. Glisson

William O'Brien Hi J.K. - Thank you for your friendship.
Please visit my website http://www.peteradarkenedfairytale.co.uk
to view a sample page and many other snippets about the book.
Expected release date mid-late Jan.
Best wishes, William

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Ida Plassay Hi J.K!
Thanks for befriending me on goodreads.

Jeannie Faulkner Barber Hi J.K.
Thanks for being a friend! Have a great wkend!

Bradley I hope you are having a good day. =)

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