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Tessa Dare is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of fourteen historical romance novels and five novellas. Her books have won numerous accolades, including Romance Writers of America’s prestigious RITA® award (twice!) and the RT Book Reviews Seal of Excellence. Booklist magazine named her one of the “new stars of historical romance," and her books have been contracted for translation in more than a dozen languages.

A librarian by training and a booklover at heart, Tessa makes her home in Southern California, where she lives with her husband, their two children, and a trio of cosmic kitties.
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Meet Me in Paris!

Image: The Eiffel tower, set against a blue sky. Text reads April 2, 2022. Save the Date. Rare 22 Paris.For the obvious reasons, most in-person reader events in 2021 have been canceled or postponed, but as we look ahead to 2022, it feels relatively safe to make plans!  I can’t wait to get out and see readers in person again. Virtual events have helped fill the gap, but they’re just not quite the same.

Various events and signings are in the early planning stages, but I can announce my first solid comm

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For our Spell-It-Out: F.I.R.S.T. Q.U.A.R.T.E.R.L.Y. Challenge, help us choose for the letter "T". - Round II.

Voted for in Round I & II, so far for "T":
◆character: tough female character
◆theme: trilogy

book titles: that start with "T"
 
  12 votes 41.4%

author: Tessa Dare
 
  5 votes 17.2%

character: teacher
 
  3 votes 10.3%

character: thief
 
  3 votes 10.3%

color: turquoise
 
  2 votes 6.9%

theme: treasure hunt
 
  1 vote 3.4%

theme: Technology (techno-thriller, character works in tech field, etc)
 
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color: teal
 
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author: Sherry Thomas
 
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color: tan
 
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Elaine Just arrived this morning from Amazon UK - Any Duchess Will Do.
Whoo!


Chryssa Thank you for accepting my friend request!!!
Congratulations on winning the RITA Award! I hope lots more await you in your future books!
I can't wait to read it!!!
Lots of book excitement from Greece! :O)
Chryssa!


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