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Lisa Tawn Bergren

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Lisa Tawn Bergren is the best-selling, award-winning author of over 40 books, with more than 2.5 million copies sold. She recently finished a teen series called Remnants (SEASON OF WONDER, SEASON OF FIRE, and SEASON OF GLORY). She's also written the River of Time Series (WATERFALL, CASCADE, TORRENT, BOURNE & TRIBUTARY, DELUGE) and The Grand Tour Series (GLAMOROUS ILLUSIONS, GRAVE CONSEQUENCES, GLITTERING PROMISES). She's currently at work on a new time-slip romance duology called River of Time: California (THREE WISHES releases April 2016).

Lisa’s time is split between managing home base, writing, consulting and helping Tim with his business. Her husband Tim is a sculptor of ducks-out-of-fenceposts (, graphic designer a

I love this cover for these 6 reasons:

Because it represents the continuation of time-slip romances for me, this time in the River of Time: California Series
Because the cover model is an avid River of Time reader/fan, so passionate about the series she spent her own moola to fly up to OR for the photo shoot
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Average rating: 4.15 · 49,168 ratings · 5,766 reviews · 60 distinct works · Similar authors
Waterfall (River of Time, #1)

4.06 avg rating — 14,530 ratings — published 2011 — 10 editions
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Cascade (River of Time, #2)

4.27 avg rating — 7,529 ratings — published 2011 — 8 editions
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Torrent (River of Time, #3)

4.32 avg rating — 6,549 ratings — published 2011 — 8 editions
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Bourne (River of Time, #3.1)

4.35 avg rating — 2,359 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Glamorous Illusions (Grand ...

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Tributary (River of Time, #...

4.34 avg rating — 1,943 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Deluge (River of Time, #4)

4.40 avg rating — 1,196 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
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Grave Consequences (Grand T...

3.91 avg rating — 1,306 ratings — published 2013 — 6 editions
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Breathe (The Homeward Trilo...

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"You want to know what I feared? I feared the finale would sag. That it would be short--or stretch too long. That it would be sappy and too easy--or that it would depress me.

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message 12: by Xia

Xia I just finished the River of Time series and absolutely loved them. They were amazing! I finished the series in two days. I was so sad when I finished Torrent, but I'm really looking forward to Tributary.

Fabi Emi Hi Lisa
Thanks for add me =] Waterfall looks great, I really want to read it.

message 10: by Lisa

Lisa Bergren Paola wrote: "Hi :o) Thank you for accepting my friend request. I'm looking forward to reading the River Of Time Series. I've heard so many great things about them."

Thanks for checking them out, Paola!

message 9: by Paola

Paola Hi :o) Thank you for accepting my friend request. I'm looking forward to reading the River Of Time Series. I've heard so many great things about them.

Gwendolyn Gage Hi Lisa! Thanks for being my Goodreads friend! :-)

 ♥♥Mari♥♥ Hey, Lisa!!

It's 12:50 AM here in Miami, and I'm supposed to be in bed already, because I have to get up at 7:00 AM to go to work...but instead, I just went to Amazon and ordered "Cascade"!!! Yes, I couldn't wait a second longer!!!

Oh, and I have also placed your Gifted series in my Amazon Wish List.

JUST KEEP THE GOOD STUFF COMING!! And MANY, MANY blessings to you & your family!!

Hugs, Maria

Sangria Thanks for your friendship, Lisa! :D

message 5: by Amber

Amber 19 more days until Cascade!! So excited!!

message 4: by Lisa

Lisa Bergren Happy Easter to YOU, Mari!


 ♥♥Mari♥♥ You're very welcome for the review,Lisa! Now I also have it up here on Goodreads. Looking forward to CASCADE!! : )

 ♥♥Mari♥♥ Hey, Lisa! My review of "Waterfall" is already posted on my blog! I'll post it here on Goodreads later on tonight. LOVE the book!!! : )

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