Leigh LaValle




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Leigh LaValle lives in the Pacific Northwest with her family. When she is not writing, mommying, or reading, she is rarely seen cleaning. More often she is found hiking or, when she is really lucky, in the white powder of the ski slopes. She holds an honors degree in English Literature and is a devoted yoga practitioner and instructor.

The Rogue Returns is available today!

I am so excited to release Roane and Helen out to the wild! I loved writing their story and will miss the adventure we took together.

The Rogue Returns by Leigh LaValle
The Rogue Returns

THE ONLY THING LESS TRUSTWORTHY THAN A ROGUE...

Lady Helen Gladstone has siblings to protect and creditors at her door. There's only one way to stave off disaster—to find the fabled fortune that her deceased b... Read more of this blog post »
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“No person can do this or that to keep another from being truly free. We are always free. Even if imprisoned.”
Leigh LaValle, The Runaway Countess

“What would you tell her about me?”
He did not just ask that.
“You did not just ask that.” She chuckled.
“I’m serious,” he smiled.
“Very well, if you must know, I would say that you are arrogant and foolish, too handsome for your own good and far too cognizant of your own intellect. Unbending, unsympathetic, dogmatic, pig-headed—”
“Handsome?” he interrupted, unable to keep the smile from his face. “And intelligent?”
“Don’t forget arrogant.”
Leigh LaValle, The Runaway Countess

“It distressed him seeing her so upset. And his distress over her distress distressed him even more. Which made no sense being that she continued to lie to him, even knowing what he had at stake.
She was a devil of a confusing woman.”
Leigh LaValle, The Runaway Countess

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message 13: by Dahlia

Dahlia (yadkny) Hi Leigh!
Thanks for the friending:)


Patricia Puddle Hi Leigh, thanks for the friendship. :)


message 10: by Sandra

Sandra Thanks for the friendship Leigh! Your book THE RUNAWAY COUNTESS looks really good! :)


message 9: by Leigh

Leigh LaValle Yay for historical romance lovers :)


message 8: by Imel

Imel thank's lady for add me as your friend^^


Lisa Kay Thanks for the friend invite, Leigh! Looks like we love the same books.


message 6: by Leigh

Leigh LaValle With a name like Highland Hussy, how could I resist? ;)


Laura the Highland Hussy Hi Leigh! thanks for the Friend-vite :)


message 4: by Leigh

Leigh LaValle I enjoy everything JB writes. But, yes, the Black Hawk in particular!


Carolyn Crane Thanks for inviting me to be GR pals! Ack, cannot wait to read The Black Hawk. I see you enjoyed it.


message 2: by Jill

Jill Thanks for the invite Leigh!


Barbara Hi Leigh! Thanks for the friendship :) I look forward to seeing what you're reading!

Barbara


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