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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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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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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.
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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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Sleeping With the Opposition by J.K. Coi
"The pain of miscarriage has split Bria from Leo. The push/pull is heartbreaking, but Bria doesn't want to end up feeling alone again like she did in the hospital.
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"A book about two lawyers. That's what jumped out at me. However there is more going on than a forbidden love affair. There is a battle to save a relationship in turmoil. Leo is ruthless in his career. He knows how to get what he needs to procure t..." Read more of this review »
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“Leo was a force of nature. He lived life big and loud in all respects…which meant that when he got riled up, everyone was sucked into the vortex along with him. His temper was legendary, but then again, so were his passions. He was charming and charismatic, brilliant and quick. He loved to argue, loved to box and work out, loved to laugh, loved to…love. And from the day they’d met, he’d swept her up into his whirlwind sphere, and she felt like she hadn’t been allowed a second to breathe since. Not that she’d minded, not while it had all still been safe and contained. She’d delighted in his passions…all of them. But everything was different now.”
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“That voice inside his head telling him he’d failed Bria when she needed him most was getting louder every day, but he refused to listen. That wouldn’t help. He never looked back. He couldn’t look back, could only do what he always did: fight his way forward, fight for his future…their future.”
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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.
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“Our biggest regrets are not for the things we did, but for the things we didn't do.”
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“He was struck dumb by her brilliant blue eyes. Eyes that could drag a man out of the darkest hole and into the light.”
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“He reached for her hand. She jerked her head up, eyes wide. “Stay,” he repeated. “I could use the company.” She hesitated. A rueful smile pulled at his lips. “I promise I won’t try to kiss you again…tonight.”
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“She looked at his outstretched hand, seeing it for what it was. A challenge. An invitation. A promise. They could never be just a "fling." A fling was something you didn't put your heart into.”
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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.


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


William O'Brien Hi- Just to let you know...
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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

http://www.edrambeau.com


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!
Blessings,
Jeannie


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


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