Kiru Taye




Heidi Rice
256 books | 979 friends

Seraphi...
119 books | 492 friends

Tara Ch...
2,002 books | 481 friends

Alexand...
0 books | 135 friends

Jane O'...
400 books | 657 friends

Madelyn...
325 books | 499 friends

Michell...
211 books | 803 friends

Rachael...
309 books | 932 friends

More friends…

Kiru is following 7 people

2011 Reading Challenge
Kiru Taye
Kiru Taye has completed her goal of reading 72 books for the 2011 Reading Challenge!
 
view books »
2012 Reading Challenge
Kiru Taye
Kiru Taye has completed her goal of reading 72 books for the 2012 Reading Challenge!
 
view books »
2013 Reading Challenge
Kiru Taye
Kiru Taye has completed her goal of reading 80 books for the 2013 Reading Challenge!
 
view books »

Kiru Taye

Goodreads Author


url

born
in Enugu, Nigeria
May 18

gender
female

website

twitter username

genre

member since
May 2011


About this author

I write historical, contemporary and paranormal romances. My stories are steamy and sensual, my characters are passionate and sassy and the settings, atmospheric and exotic.

Visit my website: http://www.kirutaye.com
Read a different Africa. Love a vibrant Africa.


Kiru Taye is currently not accepting new questions.

Popular Answered Questions

Kiru Taye I currently have 3 concurrent projects.
I'm writing the first draft of Riding Rebel, book 3 of The Essien Trilogy, a contemporary romance series;
…more
I currently have 3 concurrent projects.
I'm writing the first draft of Riding Rebel, book 3 of The Essien Trilogy, a contemporary romance series;
working on second round edits for Black Soul, the prequel to an upcoming paranormal romance series;
and working in first round edits for Scores, book 3 of the Passion Shield erotic romance series.(less)
Average rating: 3.98 · 362 ratings · 181 reviews · 18 distinct works · Similar authors
His Treasure (Men of Valor,...
4.19 of 5 stars 4.19 avg rating — 48 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Her Protector (Men of Valor...
3.35 of 5 stars 3.35 avg rating — 68 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Scars (Passion Shields, #1)
3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Valentine Challenge (Chal...
3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 54 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Keeping Secrets (The Essien...
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
An Engagement Challenge (Ch...
4.26 of 5 stars 4.26 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
His Strength (Men of Valor,...
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Making Scandal (The Essien ...
4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Outcast (Sacred Amulet, Par...
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2013
Rate this book
Clear rating
His Princess (Men of Valor,...
4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Kiru Taye…
Catch up on Island Bound Chapter One excerpts
Read Chapter One - part one HERE
Read Chapter One - part two HERE
Read Chapter One - part three HERE
Read Chapter One - part four HERE
Now on to part five...
(For those stopping by for Sexy Snippets, you can read the lines in bold.)




When she blew a breath against his lips, he tangled one hand in her kinky hair and splayed the other across her round be... Read more of this blog post »
 •  flag
0 comments
like  • 
Published on December 13, 2014 17:00
His Treasure His Strength His Princess Her Protector
Men of Valor (4 books)
by
3.7986577181208054 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 149 ratings

A Valentine Challenge An Engagement Challenge
Challenge (2 books)
by
4.067415730337078 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 89 ratings

Making Scandal Keeping Secrets
The Essien Trilogy (2 books)
by
4.291666666666667 of 5 stars 4.29 avg rating — 48 ratings

Scars Secrets Scores
Passion Shields (3 books)
by
3.872340425531915 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 47 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Black Soul (Black Warriors series: Prequel) (Romance)
1 chapters   —   updated Nov 11, 2014 07:00AM
Description: He will damn his soul to set hers free. When workaholic high-flying career lawyer Tara Woji takes a well deserved break and meets up with old friends she doesn’t realise the danger lurking in the shadows for her. M’na is a chi, a gatekeeper whose duty is to protect the humans. He's lived more than a millennium waiting for Tara and is unable to do more than just watch her. As the shadows deepen and darkness comes to claim her, he will do whatever it takes to protect her including doing the one thing he shouldn’t, releasing her powers.
Under the Demon's...
Kiru Taye is currently reading
by Xandra James (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Dune
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Kiru's Recent Updates

Kiru Taye is now friends with Alexandria (Alie) Infante
37193840
Black Soul by Kiru Taye
"This was a short and sweet introduction into Taye's new Black Warrior series. You meet M'na , A Gatekeeper and his unbeknownst to her, Bondmate Tara. M'na is a peacekeeper of sorts ensuring that the realm of the man is not overrun by supers and th..." Read more of this review »
Black Soul by Kiru Taye
"This prequel was a short, yet satisfying read. After reading this prequel, I am very excited to start reading the Black Warriors series. I thought the concept of gatekeepers and the other paranormal creatures in this prequel were quite interesting..." Read more of this review »
Black Soul by Kiru Taye
"Full Review

Black Soul is the perfect introduction to what seems is going to be a kick ass series, Black Warriors. Here we are introduced to M’Na, a chi and gatekeeper; he protects humans from other Supes. He is tasked (voluntarily) to keep one hum..." Read more of this review »
Kiru Taye rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Adrift by C.G. Cooper
Adrift: The Complete Novel
by C.G. Cooper (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Brilliant book. Fantastic story about an ex marine drifter with PTSD who has to contend with a very ruthless businessman who has a stranglehold on a town in the US and avenge the death of a young woman. I totally loved the narrator's voice. The actio ...more
Kiru Taye wants to read
Bought for Christmas by Doris O'Connor
Bought for Christmas
by Doris O'Connor (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Kiru Taye is currently reading
Under the Demon's Skin by Xandra James
Rate this book
Clear rating
Kiru Taye wants to read 60 books in the 2014 Reading Challenge
1914
She has read 48 books toward her goal of 60 books.
 
Create your own 2014 Reading Challenge »
Kiru Taye rated a book 4 of 5 stars
Jail Bird by Jessie Keane
Jail Bird
by Jessie Keane
read in November, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
Kiru Taye rated a book 5 of 5 stars
Love Me Not by Reese Ryan
Love Me Not (Bad Boys Gone Good, #2)
by Reese Ryan (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
I love this book for 3 reasons. Miles. Miles. Miles!
More of Kiru's books…
“Read a different Africa. Love a vibrant Africa.”
Kiru Taye

Topics Mentioning This Author

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.”
Plato

“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.”
Charles William Eliot

“There is no doubt fiction makes a better job of the truth.”
Doris Lessing, Under My Skin: Volume One of My Autobiography, to 1949

“Do not read, as children do, to amuse yourself, or like the ambitious, for the purpose of instruction. No, read in order to live.”
Gustave Flaubert

“How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
I love thee to the depth and breadth and height
My soul can reach”
Elizabeth Barrett Browning

32045 Interracial Multicultural Romance Readers — 417 members — last activity Dec 16, 2014 03:53AM
Devoted to the readers and writers of Interracial and Multicultural Romances. Join us as we discuss the latest releases and much loved classics by aut ...more
45184 Historical Erotic Romance — 702 members — last activity Dec 11, 2014 01:38PM
If stories about Ranky Rakes, Curious Virgins, Desirable Widows, and Unfulfilled women/men from the past excite you, this is the group for you. This g ...more
61322 Reading Romances — 1661 members — last activity Dec 11, 2014 06:41PM
The Reading Romances Group on Goodreads!
13439 Fans of Interracial Romance — 1743 members — last activity 23 minutes ago
In this group, we believe that love transcends bounds of race and ethnicity. Love is about the heart and soul, not the color of someone's skin. This g ...more
30999 Romance, Historical or Otherwise — 2998 members — last activity 2 hours, 12 min ago
A group to discuss our favorite novels, be it Historical, Contemporary, Paranormal, Mystery, YA, Horror,Chick Lit, Fantasy, Regency, Erotica... etc, e ...more
62777 Books, Blogs, Authors and More — 2980 members — last activity 5 hours, 32 min ago
Need a place to advertise your blog? You can do that here. Need a place to advertise your book? You can do that here. Need a place to discuss books? Y ...more
33864 Romantic Historical Fiction Lovers — 1403 members — last activity Dec 14, 2014 08:45AM
This group was founded as a discussion forum to fill the chasm between historical fiction and historical romance, and to compile a great reading colle ...more
20149 M/M Romance — 16547 members — last activity 5 minutes ago
Vote for your favorite M/M Romance of 2014 starting Friday, November 28th! The #1 resource on the internet for M/M Romance fans, this group has somethi ...more
47940 Sassy Book Lovers — 349 members — last activity Sep 09, 2012 01:35PM
For everyone who loves books.
14570 Contemporary Romance — 2468 members — last activity 18 hours, 43 min ago
This is a group for discussing books and authors of contemporary romance between a male and a female. What is contemporary romance? It's a romance nove ...more
More of Kiru’s groups…



Comments (showing 1-7)    post a comment »
dateUp_arrow    newest »

Savannah Kiru, thank you for the friendship.
Stay naughty,
Savannah
Photobucket


message 5: by Kiru

Kiru Taye Georges wrote: "...Hi Kiru!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Happy new year!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thank you for your friendship!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Happy reading!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"

Thank you, Georges. Same to you. :)


message 4: by Kiru

Kiru Taye Jodie wrote: "Thanks for the invite. Look forward to chatting!"

Hi Jodie, it's great to connect.


Harlequin Books Hello Kiru, it is a pleasure to meet you.


~J~ Riverina Romantics Thanks for the invite. Look forward to chatting!


message 1: by Kiru

Kiru Taye Thanks Evangeline. Good to see you online again.


back to top