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New York Times, USA Today and Publishers Weekly Bestselling Author of "The Sullivans" series.

Having sold more than 3 million books, Bella Andre’s novels have been #1 bestsellers around the world. After signing a groundbreaking 7-figure print-only deal with Harlequin MIRA, Bella’s Sullivan series is being released in paperback in the US, Canada, the UK, and Australia.

Known for “sensual, empowered stories enveloped in heady romance” (Publishers Weekly), her books have been Cosmopolitan Magazine ”Red Hot Reads” twice, have been translated into ten languages, and her Sullivan books are already bestsellers in Brazil. Winner of the Award of Excellence, The Washington Post has called her “One of the top digital writers in America” and she has been
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Bella Andre Hi Claire! The next Sullivan book will be out fall 2014! I LOVE HOW YOU LOVE ME will be about Dylan Sullivan from Seattle. I'm so excited about his…moreHi Claire! The next Sullivan book will be out fall 2014! I LOVE HOW YOU LOVE ME will be about Dylan Sullivan from Seattle. I'm so excited about his love story. His brother Adam Sullivan will be next in 2015 and then I will introduce everyone to the Maine Sullivans!(less)
Bella Andre Thank you so much, Izzie! I'm so glad you've been enjoying my books so much! Honestly, I'm not sure where my stories come from. My imagination,…moreThank you so much, Izzie! I'm so glad you've been enjoying my books so much! Honestly, I'm not sure where my stories come from. My imagination, mostly, as I've found I rarely spark off of something I've heard someone say or that I read in a magazine/newspaper. With each book, once I know who the hero and heroine are, I just really sink into their characters. Why do they love so easily...or why do they have such a hard time trusting in love? Are they super close to their family members like my Sullivans and Morrisons...or do they have a troubled relationship with their family. What makes them laugh and cry? What inspires them? All of those things end up being so crucial, because its my characters that create my plots, rather than fitting into a plot that I've come up with.

I don't usually know exactly how everything is going to turn out, but when I begin to write a book I'll know at least one or two important things. Most of all, I love to follow the "magic" when I'm writing. I always hope that if I'm laughing and crying and *feeling* that the people reading my books will too.

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Dylan Sullivan's audiobook, I LOVE HOW YOU LOVE ME, will be released on January 20th! Pre-order links:

Audible ~ http://bit.ly/1GRfKrz
Amazon ~ http://amzn.to/1AqvqAh

I will have iTunes links for the audiobook, too, soon! <3 Bella
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Bella Andre added a status update: Dylan Sullivan's audiobook, I LOVE HOW YOU LOVE ME, will be released on January 20th! Pre-order links:
Audible ~ http://bit.ly/1GRfKrz
Amazon ~ http://amzn.to/1AqvqAh
I will have iTunes links for the audiobook, too, soon! <3 Bella
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Bella Andre Keely wrote: "I got a preview of Bella Andre's new book Kiss Me Like This, I loved this book. This is a new series featuring the Morrison's. You also get to see some Sullivan's if you have read the other series...."

I'm so glad you loved KISS ME LIKE THIS, Keely! YAY!!!! <3 Bella


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Bella Andre pinkafull wrote: "Thanks Bella for accepting my friend request :D . Just want say I love your books! And I can't wait for the next book to come out :D."

Thank you for the lovely note! I'm so glad you're loving my books and I can't wait for you to read KISS ME LIKE THIS on June 11th! <3 Bella


pinkafull Thanks Bella for accepting my friend request :D . Just want say I love your books! And I can't wait for the next book to come out :D.


message 24: by Keely

Keely I got a preview of Bella Andre's new book Kiss Me Like This, I loved this book. This is a new series featuring the Morrison's. You also get to see some Sullivan's if you have read the other series. If you loved the Sullivan series you will enjoy this book. Looking forward to the next book. Another great series!!!! A must read!!!


Christine Hatfield Bella I was wondering if you can autograph one of your books for me and send it to me in the mail for me please


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Bella Andre Christine wrote: "Thanks for being my friend"

It's great to meet you here on Goodreads, Christine!


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Bella Andre Christina wrote: "Bella, this book was amazing & now I can't wait for Dylan's story. Every book keeps getting better & better. Now I cant' choose which one is my favorite anymore....they've all become my favorites. ..."

Thank you so much for letting me know how much you loved JUST TO BE WITH YOU, Christina! I apologize for taking so long to get back to you -- I only just saw your message now. Can't wait for you to read Dylan's story this fall! :) Bella


Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


Christina Montminy Bella, this book was amazing & now I can't wait for Dylan's story. Every book keeps getting better & better. Now I cant' choose which one is my favorite anymore....they've all become my favorites. Thanks for such a great series & I'm so excited that it's expanding.


message 18: by Bella

Bella Andre Amy wrote: "Hi Bella,
thanks so much for accepting my friend request. I hope you're having a wonderful year so far. I've only just discovered your books and am halfway through The Look of Love, but I'm alread..."


Amy thank you so much for your lovely note! I'm so glad you've discovered my Sullivans. I can't wait for you to get to know them all!

Take care,
Bella


message 17: by Amy

Amy Armstrong Hi Bella,
thanks so much for accepting my friend request. I hope you're having a wonderful year so far. I've only just discovered your books and am halfway through The Look of Love, but I'm already hooked and can't wait to read the rest of the series!
Take care,
Best wishes,
Amy


message 16: by Bella

Bella Andre Angela wrote: "A few weeks ago, I won I Only Have Eyes for You in a Goodreads contest. I'd bought the first book in the series last year when I'd heard so many good things about you, but had forgotten about it. S..."

Angela -- Wow, I can't tell you how nice it is to get this note from you! I'm so glad that you've devoured my Sullivans all in one week! And I can't wait for you to read Ian's story this coming spring. I'm writing it now and I'm in love with him...so I hope you will be, too!

Thanks again for the absolutely lovely note! You'd made my night.
Happy holidays!
Bella


message 15: by Angela

Angela A few weeks ago, I won I Only Have Eyes for You in a Goodreads contest. I'd bought the first book in the series last year when I'd heard so many good things about you, but had forgotten about it. So, I decided to read the first book in the series before the book I'd won. Well, that started a whole week of reading! I immediately downloaded ALL of the Sullivan books and devoured them back to back (in order). Now, I'm waiting for Ian's book. Sigh. Thank you for many hours of escape and fun reading. I love this series! You're now on my auto-buy list. Thank you and Merry Christmas!!


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Bella Andre Christina wrote: "Oh Bella, I'm only on chapter 5 of Kissing Under The Mistletoe & I already love Jack & Mary. I don't know why but I never pictured Mary as Italian."

Christina -- I'm so glad you loved Mary & Jack's story!
:) bella


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Bella Andre Erin wrote: "The Look of Love Review: As I read this book (in just a day), I found myself sucked in to the story of Chase and Chloe. Considering Bella Andre is one of my favorite romance authors ever, I had no..."
Erin -- I'm so glad you loved THE LOOK OF LOVE so much!
:) Bella


Christina Montminy Oh Bella, I'm only on chapter 5 of Kissing Under The Mistletoe & I already love Jack & Mary. I don't know why but I never pictured Mary as Italian.


message 11: by Fanny

Fanny Hi! Thanks for accepting the friend request. Just wanted to let you know how much I'm enjoying your books this summer. I can't wait for more stories from the Sullivans :)


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Bella Andre Christina wrote: "I got my book at 12:38 a.m. & read the 1st chapter already. Oh the anticipation......."

YAY! I hope you really love Rafe, Christina! :) Bella


Christina Montminy I got my book at 12:38 a.m. & read the 1st chapter already. Oh the anticipation.......


message 8: by Bella

Bella Andre Please give Rafe Sullivan some <3 by adding THE WAY YOU LOOK TONIGHT to your Goodreads "To Read" shelf! Coming June 19th at all ebook retailers!

http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17...


Debbie omg lov me was a fab book , a must read 4 all made me cry , made me laff fab xx


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Bella Andre Thank you, Tracie! I'm so glad you loved Smith's story!
:) Bella


Bella-Jane Bella,
Smith's story was wonderful! I loved it! You are an awesome writer!


Savannah Bella, thank you for the friendship.
Stay naughty,
Savannah
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Bella Andre Britainy - Hi there! How fun that you lived in Sonoma and the Bay Area! I so appreciate the lovely note and I'm thrilled you've been enjoying my books so much!

Have a great new years!!!
:) bella


Britainy Saw that you were "online" and just wanted to say that not only do I love your books I love the settings! I used to live in Sonoma and the SF Bay Area. It's like a mini home coming every time I read your stories! Have a great day :D


message 1: by Erin

Erin The Look of Love Review: As I read this book (in just a day), I found myself sucked in to the story of Chase and Chloe. Considering Bella Andre is one of my favorite romance authors ever, I had no doubt that this would be book I couldn't put down, BUT I didn't expect it to completely steal my undivided attention the way Game for Love did (my absolute favorite of her books). From the get go of The Look of Love I was entranced. I was constantly in fear of what Chloe's choice would be and I was taken away with Chases love and passion for her. Considering this story takes place in the Bay area of California, just a few hours away from my own home, it makes the story so real. Great job Bella Andre! You did it again! I look forward to more stories from this series! Thanks!


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