Caris Roane




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Caris Roane

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I confess I've had a love affaire with vampires for several years now, especially warrior vampires, the kind found in the books of Sherrilyn Kenyon, Lara Adrian and JR Ward. Though I've been published in Regency Romance under the pseudonym Valerie King--and yes one of my Regency Novellas features a vampire--one day I woke up knowing I had to create my own contemporary world of the warrior vampire.

For some mystical, magical reason, early in the process, my vampires appeared with enormous beautiful wings and it has been the most amazing experience to include flight in my novels, in both battle scenes and scenes involving spectacle. My special vampire world, published by St. Martin's Press, is introduced in the first book called, ASCENSION (12
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Caris Roane RAPTURE'S EDGE 1 "Awakening" is the continuation of my Guardians of Ascension series. This story is all about Duncan who is caught in a trance by my…moreRAPTURE'S EDGE 1 "Awakening" is the continuation of my Guardians of Ascension series. This story is all about Duncan who is caught in a trance by my latest villainess, Yolanthe, a Third Earth vampire who wants control over Duncan's future powers. Enter, Rachel, who has powers of her own though a complete unwillingness to engage with the ongoing war against the death vampires. The best part: Duncan and Rachel have been lovers off and on for decades, so AWAKENING is the first of three books that reveals their romance, growth, and expanding powers. I think the idea for this story essentially came from my desire to expand the Guardians of Ascension world and take my readers into an entirely new world: Third Earth. (less)
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He turned to face her, and naturally her gaze fell to his jewels. She shook her head and sighed. You warriors are so fucking hung and I really do need a man.”
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Esther Cotton Thanks for friending me! :) I have your first book "Ascension" and I can't wait to have more time to read it! I'm practically salivating with anticipation. :P


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Caris Roane Hi, Lisa!
Pickyme is awesome! And I'm so glad that you enjoyed Thorne's transformation...it was a long time coming.

Caris


Lisa Annesley Thanks for the Friend request! Yes, I love the paranormal romance covers--especially yours/pickyme's!

Loved Thorne's transformation. Can't wait for Gates of Rapture!

Lisa


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Caris Roane Ghostfox wrote: "Hi there, thanks for accepting my friend request!! I'm so glad I found you and your wonderful new series, I absolutely loved the first book, and am eagerly awaiting a copy of your second book from ..."

Hi, Ghostfox!
Glad to hear you're hooked! I absolutely adore living in this world and having these characters as part of my life. Sometimes I'm sure I hear Thorne or maybe Luken in the next room!

Blessings,
Caris


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Caris Roane Chad wrote: "Hi Caris,

I wanted to drop in and say hi and that I LOVE your series and I was wondering how many books are planned in this AWESOME series?"


I love that you LOVE this series! I love writing it! I have 10 books planned total and the 10th book will belong to Endelle. She deserves love after serving for 9000 years.

Blessings,
Caris


message 4: by Chad (last edited Mar 27, 2012 06:37PM)

Chad Hi Caris,

I wanted to drop in and say hi and that I LOVE your series and I was wondering how many books are planned in this AWESOME series?


Ghostfox Hi there, thanks for accepting my friend request!! I'm so glad I found you and your wonderful new series, I absolutely loved the first book, and am eagerly awaiting a copy of your second book from my local library. I'm hooked now! ;)


message 2: by V.a.

V.a. Dold Hi Caris,

I am loving B of A thank you for writing this great series.

See you at the Endelle fashion show,

Vickieann


message 1: by Judi

Judi Thanks for accepting my friend request. I loved the first two books, can't wait to read more! :)


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