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Devon Ashley

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I'm a mom, a wife, a lover and a fighter, a coffee addict, a total smartass, wicked knitster, a Microbiologist, a baker of fine yummy treats, and someone who will fight you to the death for that last Twinkie bag of M&Ms during the zombie-apocalypse. Seriously, my addiction is that important to me. Oh, and I say seriously way too much. Seriously…

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Ordained awarded 2011 Reader Views First Place for Best Fantasy

Favorite Silly Quote: Cedric didn't die. Carlisle found him and turned him into Edward.
Interesting Fact: I share my birthday with my favorite author, Jane Austen.


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Ordained (The Immortal Arch...
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Waiting On My Reason
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Dust (Of Dust and Darkness,...
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Falling Away (Falling, #2)
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Nearly Mended (Nearly, #2)
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My Wolf's Bane (Shapes of Autumn #1)
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Pub Date: January 28, 2013

My Wolf's Bane (Shapes of Autumn, #1)Different species. Mortal enemies. It'll never work, but they'll die trying.

Autumn Rossi thought she was a normal teenager. Suddenly, she can outrun every critter in the forest, making her wonder if she’s even human.

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I now remember why I stopped reading these novels. While the murder mysteries are always intricate and well thought out, the facts and science behind them read a little too textbook for me to really sit back and enjoy. Also, Dr. Brennan hardly ever s...more
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My Wolf's Bane by Veronica Blade
My Wolf's Bane (Shapes of Autumn, #1)
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Freaky things are happening to Autumn Rossi. All of a sudden she can hear sounds in the distance, her smell is more refined and sensitive, she's able to run at speeds she shouldn't be able to reach, and her body heals way too fast. Even this teenager...more
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“I'm not looking for the perfect man. I'm looking for the man whose imperfections I can put up with.”
Devon Ashley

“Chuckling, I cried, “I’m sorry.” I pulled even harder and broke loose from his grip, but I fell backwards onto the floor. He slowly stalked towards me, his smile filled with desire and I pointed my hand at him. “Don’t. Behave!”

“Don’t behave? I accept your terms of parole.”

“That’s not what I meant!” But when my smile broke through, he knew I was lying.”
Devon Ashley, Falling in Between

“I do love you. And I never gave you anything less than everything I had to give. - Jenna Baker”
Devon Ashley, Falling Away

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The 2nd annual Nothing but Reading Challenges' Best 'DRESS'ed Cover Poll. (2012 edition.)

Help us pick out the best DRESSed cover of 2012. If you don't see one of your favorites please feel free to add it. Just make sure you add it to the right dress category and that the cover came out in 2012. We have six categories:

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Each category has it's own poll and we'll pick the top 3 from each to go in a finally poll to determine which cover had the most beautiful dress. Enjoy!

The colors for this round are Purple & Pink:

 
  25 votes, 19.4%

 
  24 votes, 18.6%

 
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  15 votes, 11.6%

 
  10 votes, 7.8%

 
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  4 votes, 3.1%

 
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Thief of Shadows by Elizabeth Hoyt (write-in)
 
  1 vote, 0.8%

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“I'm not looking for the perfect man. I'm looking for the man whose imperfections I can put up with.”
Devon Ashley

“Shane was just leaving, too.”

“What?” he cried.

I slammed my palms flat against his body. Dear God, there were some nice ridges hiding under that shirt! My hands slid up to his pecks and pushed. “Yeah. You have to go now.”

“Are you for real?” he asked. He was slowly backing his way through the room, but it had nothing to do with the strength of my push…or lack thereof.

“Very. I can’t. I need to sleep on this.”

With a wicked smile, he flattened his hands over mine and sassed, “I’m all for you sleeping on me. Let’s go.”
Devon Ashley, Waiting On My Reason

“Just for the record, the way to a man's heart isn't through his stomach, but through the best fucking blow job ever. You want a man to be your bitch? Perfect your craft.”
Devon Ashley, Falling Upward

“Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.”
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“I do love you. And I never gave you anything less than everything I had to give. - Jenna Baker”
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message 38: by Devon

Devon Ashley Lucinda wrote: "Dear Devon,
Thank you so much for acepting my friend request! I am delighted to have won a copy of "Nearly Mended (Nearly, #2)" and cannot wait to read & review your work!! Other books {including D..."


Hope you enjoy it. I'll be getting a shipment in next week, so it'll be going out soon.
Cheers!


message 37: by Lucinda

Lucinda Dear Devon,
Thank you so much for acepting my friend request! I am delighted to have won a copy of "Nearly Mended (Nearly, #2)" and cannot wait to read & review your work!! Other books {including DUST} are already on my TBR list!
Kind Regards
Lucinda Fountain


message 36: by Ellen

Ellen Just got Falling Away! :) Great 98 cents sale!


message 34: by Holly

Holly Hi Devon,

Thank you so much for linking me the quote from Falling Away! I am looking forward to reading both the Falling series and your Immortal Archives series as well! :)

- Holly
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message 33: by Devon

Devon Ashley Sri wrote: "Thanks for the request!!!
I loved ur falling series..waiting for 2nd book..
Sri.

P.S:I know that teddy is too cute..isn't it? ;)"


Just finished the halfway mark with Falling Away. :)
...I'm so envious of teddy right now.


message 32: by Radiant

Radiant Thanks for the request!!!
I loved ur falling series..waiting for 2nd book..
Sri.

P.S:I know that teddy is too cute..isn't it? ;)


message 31: by Liz

Liz Thanks for the Friendship Devon!! Happy Reading!!


message 30: by Karie

Karie Thanks for the book recommendation. I will have to check it out when its released. :)


Yearning To Read Thanks for the add! :D Pride and Prejudice - awesome!


Ms. MiLo Thanks for the add Devon! Looking forward to reading your book(s) :)


Nina ♥ Hi, Devon. Thanks for the friend request! ^-^ <33


Parvathy Hi, Thanks for the friend request


~forever~ Hey! Thanks for the add:) your new cover for falling in Between is GORGEOUS


message 24: by Devon

Devon Ashley Kiki wrote: "Hey Devon, go vote for Patch on http://ya-sisterhood.blogspot.com. He is up against Ash from The Iron Fey series....aggghh, Patch is behind! We all <3 PATCH insanely so join his army and VOTE PATCH!"

DONE!!! :) I <3 Patch!


message 23: by Jenni

Jenni Hi Devon!
Thanks for the friend add.
Love your profile pic by the way, those origami birds are lovely :D
Looking forward to read your books!


message 22: by Katie

Katie Hi Devon, thankyou for the friend request, I look forward to reading your novels! :)


message 21: by Kiki

Kiki Hey Devon, go vote for Patch on http://ya-sisterhood.blogspot.com. He is up against Ash from The Iron Fey series....aggghh, Patch is behind! We all <3 PATCH insanely so join his army and VOTE PATCH!


message 20: by Amber

Amber Hughes Thanks for the invite! :-)


message 19: by Maria

Maria Thanks for the add, Devon! btw, looove your profile pic!


April (Book Geek Central) Hi thanks for the friend request!! :D


message 17: by Hannah

Hannah Hi Devon :) Thanks for the add!


message 16: by Sarah

Sarah Hi thank you for the friend request! :)


message 15: by Shanna

Shanna Thanks for the friendship :D


Michelle hey Devon, thanks for the add :)


message 13: by Holly

Holly Thanks for the friend request, Devon!! :)


message 12: by Nicole

Nicole Hey Devon. I just wanted to let you know that I have a blog now, in case you felt like checking it out. Thanks! :) http://nicoleyalover.blogspot.com/


message 11: by Devon

Devon Ashley Jessica wrote: "Just searched by your name, the only thing that came up was "The Mammoth Book of Vampire Romance" here is a link to my library if you're curious, at the bottom is a list of the cities that particip..."

LOL. That one's not mine. :) I'll let you know if I get another shipment of books. Right now all I have is an uncopyedited edition so it's not suitable for a library.


message 10: by Jessica

Jessica Wirth I looked for your series at my library and they don't have it )c: If you want to send me a copy of Ordained, I can get it into circulation at my library (after I read it of course) which networks with several in the Cleveland (OH) area. I've done this for other authors, sometimes I can get the library to feature a book for summer reading or a book club. Based on circulation, they may pick up the rest of the series. Let me know if you're interested. Thanks for the friend request!!!


Eloise Thanks for the friend request Devon! :)


Malithi Heyyy Devon,Thanks for adding me


Taznim hi Devon,
thanks for the add,hope to read your book soon!!!


Tvaleros (SpadesHighReads) thank you for the book recommend (Out In Blue), read the except and im already interested and cant wait for it's release... =)
Thanks again and Happy & Safe Holidays!!


Tarra (Twilight Book Junkie) Thanks for adding me, glad to be friends and hope to read your book soon! =)


Thomas Amo Hi DEvon thanks for the comment on my interview with Renee!! Was nice to see you there.


Cheryl Landmark Thanks for accepting my friendship, Devon. I'm looking forward to reading your book "Ordained".


Thomas Amo hi Devon, thanks for the friendship!! Look forward to becoming friends!


Sangria Thanks for the friendship, Devon! :D


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