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Rainy Kaye

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Rainy Kaye is an aspiring overlord. In the mean time, she blogs at RainyoftheDark and writes paranormal novels from her lair somewhere in Phoenix, Arizona.

She is represented by Rossano Trentin of TZLA.


I write dark, gritty paranormal/Urban Fantasy novels--for grown ups. This means there will be sex, violence, and bad things happening. No one is sweeping anyone off their feet but, if they're lucky, they just might come to their senses at the end.

As some of you are aware, SUMMONED was added to a boxed set, PANDORA, which was put together by the lovely Rebecca Hamilton.

PANDORA is 20 novel and novellas by 20 authors, mostly those who have won awards, been optioned for film, reached Amazon’s best seller lists, or other nifty, fun things. I’m generally opposed to joined boxed sets, but the line up for this one was simply too awesome to dec...

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" Dimitri has a secret. He's a Jinn, and he must do everything his Master tells him to do. Good or bad, he must obey, else he suffers the consequences. Deep inside, he wishes that he were anything but what he truly is. He abhors his life, and the fa... " Read more of this review »
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" Author Rainy Kaye now has a new fan. I loved her jinn book Summoned. It is well-written, fast-paced, intriguing (I lost a few hours of sleep)and original. I was actually expecting it to be a YA book, just based on the guy on cover...what can I say... " Read more of this review »
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Savannah Rainy, thank you for the friendship.

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Vanessa Hi, thanks for adding me as a friend. Look forward to read your reviews!

Nevey Badr Thanks for befriending me.

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Sarah Thanks for the friend request:) I look forward to many bookish discussions!

message 51: by Alicia

Alicia thanks for the friend request! Happy reading!!

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Avry15 Thanks for the friend request..:)

message 49: by Maha

Maha Hey. Thanks for the friend's request. Can't wait to discuss books with ya. :)

message 48: by Rachel

Rachel Thanks for the friend request! :) Looking forward to talking books with you.

message 47: by Kathryn

Kathryn Hi Rainy! Thanks for the friendvite!! I want to invite you to check out my blog that I do with two of my book loving friends. I look forward to discussing books with ya!

Marulett Hi Rainy, thx for the friendvite!! Looking forward to chatting with you!

aStriD_maRie hello, thanks for the friend invite. :D

and also thanks for following me on twitter. i recognized your plan for world domination and thought i saw someone like that on twitter. lol xD

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David Black Hey Rainy,

Nice to meet you.

Best wishes

David Black

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Dawn Thanks for the invite Rainy!

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Dana Davis Thanks for the friend request, Rainy. Have a great weekend! www.danadaviswriting.com

message 41: by Sarah

Sarah Hi Rainy! Thanks for the friendvite! :)

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A.R. Rainy, thanks for the add!

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Bridget Bowers Thanks for the friend request, Rainy!

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Jill Thanks, Rainy, for adding me as your friend on Goodreads.

message 37: by Leon

Leon Shure Thanks for the friend invite,

Leon Shure

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Daniel Zazitski Thanks for the friend request, check out my Amderesta The 3rd/4th Republic series if interested and recommend them to people who like reading Sci-fi.

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L.J. Kentowski Thanks for the friendvite Rainy!

VampireNovelFan Thanks for friending, Rainy! If you ever need a Paranormal/Urban Fantasy fix then I recommend you check out my blog! I've started doing giveaways for great series to my followers:


Happy reading!

Diana (Offbeat Vagabond) Thanks so much for the friend request hon. I gladly accept my Twitter friend. Hope you had fun over the holidays hon and Happy New Years. Talk later :)

Patricia Puddle Hi Rainy, thanks for the friends request.

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Rogier thanks for the friend request!

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Sarah Thanks for the friend request! (=

Harlequin Books Hi Rainy Kaye, I'm sorry it took a bit to stop by and say thanks for being a friend. I swear my day is over before it properly began! While here, I want you to know that if you ever have any questions about the books on my shelves or about Harlequin.com, Stop by the HB profile and I would be delighted to answer them. Also, I list as much Harlequin news and author news as I can so be sure to watch for my updates.

Happy reading,
Kim S., Harlequin Books ambassador

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David Thanks for the friend request :)

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Carly Thanks for the add. :)

 ☆∞Bellas☮ ♥Shelf∞☆ Thank u for the fr :) I am a loyal follower to your blog. I shall faithfully stalk it daily ;)

Kelly/yllektra Thanks for adding me! :)

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Gary Revel It's great to have you as a friend RAINY:

My memoir - TO LIVE OR MAYBE NOT is at Barnes and Noble, Amazon.com and other book sellers worldwide. It includes details of my birth, youth, US Navy Service, music-Hollywood, Memphis, Nashville, Martin Luther King Jr. Assassination Investigation, recording and releasing the single record THEY SLEW THE DREAMER about the MLK assassination.

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Links to more Jongleur books and book sellers.

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Natasha Thank you for connecting with me. Please check out my blog "Where Every Book = A New Adventure", if you haven't already. I look forward to sharing my love of books with you.

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Levi Boorer Thanks for being my friend (my first!!) look forward to reading some of your highly rated books and sharing my experiences.

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Torie Hahaha! "I meant to take over the world, and somehow wound up on GoodReads." BAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!

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M. Leighton Hi, Rainy!

Thank you so much for the friend request. According to your profile, we should have lots in common, except for world domination. I'd be happy just to conquer the mess in my garage:D hee hee Seriously, though, so nice to meet you!

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Bonnie Hi Rainy Kaye!

How are you? Thanks for the invite. So in your bid for world domination, did you just get distracted by GoodReads or did you decide that books are so much better?

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Gusto Dave Hi Rainy! Thanks for approving us as friends.

I’m Gusto Dave Jackson, Publicity Chair for Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers and I wouldn’t be worth my salt if I didn’t tout our blog and organization. Chiseled in Rock http://chiseledinrock.blogspot.com features side-splitting satire, cartoons, and some flash fiction for intellectual readers.

This week, The Most Intriguing Man in the World, and we’re taking submissions! Those chosen will be posted with agent/editor interviews!

We also plug an occasional book and interview bestselling authors. For writers, we offer tips and agent/editor interviews. RMFW has several bestselling authors such as Mario Acevedo, RITA Award finalist Joanne Kennedy, and Julie Kazimer. You are invited to follow “The Rock” for contests, entertainment, and an insight to the world of writing! Let’s follow each others’ blogs!

Velvetink Thanks for the friend request!

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Joro Thanks for the friend request Rainy, but you know friends think of their friends sooooo..... you better leave me to manage the ice cream parlors when you take over the world!

message 15: by Lindsay

Lindsay Mead Best Answer I have ever received!
Q: "What do you do when all you want to do is disappear?"
A: "Pretend to be a pirate." -Rainy

message 14: by Lacey

Lacey Reah nice to meet you!

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Shanon Thanks for the friend request, Rainy!

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Nikki Thanks for the request! Happy Reading :)

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Cheryl Landmark Thanks for accepting my friend request, Rainy.

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Karen Gammons Thanks for the friend request, Rainy. Have a great day.

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Pete Kelly hey rainy thanks for the add

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Mary Abshire Hi Rainy, fancy meeting you here :o) what book are you currently reading?

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Beth Hi Rainy,
Thanks for sending a friend request to this mystery author on Goodreads! I hope you will put my books, A Real Basket Case, To Hell in a Handbasket, and the just released Deadly Currents, on your to-read list. If you'd like to enter a contest for free mystery books, sign up for my email newsletter at: http://bethgroundwater.com/ .
- Beth

new_user I meant to take over the world, and somehow wound up on GoodReads.

LOL! Hi, Rainy. I like fantasy and non-fic too, with a side of SF. Nice to meetcha! Say, how'd you come across me anyway? LOL.

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