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Riley Shane

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I am a native Californian who has spent the years since graduating high school bouncing around the world at every opportunity. I am a graduate of Vassar College where—despite often being distracted by British Literature—I received my Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. I'm an avid reader who spends much of my time engrossed in romance novels...when I'm not being shanghaied by the loud, demanding, often-crazy characters that live in my head. Right now you can find me in Northern California, but who knows where I'll be next? So long as I have my laptop and most discerning critic with me, I'm ready to travel and write from wherever the wind may take me.

Enough about me—I'd love to hear from readers. You can find me on the Web at http://www.r
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I'm very excited to announce that my new Emerald Valley story, Decadence , is now available at Loose Id! What's more, Decadence is FREE until May 30th. After that, it'll be sold for 99 cents.

Decadence continues the story of Naya and Devlin from Bed, Breakfast and Bondage . It was such a joy to revisit them two and a half years after their story. Decadence can be read as a standalone, but if... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.72 · 1,126 ratings · 192 reviews · 14 distinct works · Similar authors
Two-Man Advantage (Seattle ...

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In the Penalty Box (Seattle...

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Chasing Alex

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International Relations (In...

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Winter Wonderland (Internat...

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Victorian Valentine

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The Taste of Magick

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Blood Rose (Realm of Nine, #1)

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It's no April Fool's joke - this month I'm running a contest for fans over on my Facebook page! If you'd like to win an e-book copy of the Cross Bo... Read more of this blog post »
In the Penalty Box by Riley Shane
"4 years ago Landon and Gregory has a one night stand, but something happened to make Landon leave and never to be seen till now.

Will maybe this time round they could get it right"
In the Penalty Box by Riley Shane
"I'm not a hockey fan but you don't have to be to enjoy this series! So far there are only 2 books out but more to come. From what I understand some of those will be f/m so I'm not sure if I will read them but these first 2 are m/m and well worth i..." Read more of this review »
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"This is the second book in the series and I enjoyed it as much as I enjoyed the first."
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Ebook edition being reissued February 2014 (originally published by Loose Id on November 29, 2011).

Paperback edition of Blood Rose published by Createspace/Amazon on December 14, 2012.
Riley Shane is reading Blood Rose: Formatting the ebook for re-release :)
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“Lust is a tool, desire a trap. Wield the first, and you can take someone’s soul. Fall into the second, and they can take yours. ~ Isadora Conti to Grayson van Court”
Riley Shane, Blood Rose

“A name is simply a noun used to distinguish one person from another. But it’s amazing how much baggage can be packed into a single noun. ~ Grayson van Court”
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“Gray grinned down at her. "You broke the bed.”
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“You never have to change anything you got up in the middle of the night to write.”
Saul Bellow

“The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter. ’tis the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.”
Mark Twain, The Wit and Wisdom of Mark Twain

“Being a writer is a very peculiar sort of a job: it's always you versus a blank sheet of paper (or a blank screen) and quite often the blank piece of paper wins.”
Neil Gaiman

“A short story is a different thing altogether – a short story is like a quick kiss in the dark from a stranger.”
Stephen King, Skeleton Crew

“You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.”
Jack London

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