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Crista McHugh

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Crista McHugh is a NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY BESTSELLING author of fantasy and romance with heroines who are smart, sexy, and anything but ordinary.

She also writes fantasy with less kissing and a lot more action as C. A. McHugh.

She currently lives in the Tesla-filled suburbs of Seattle with her husband and two children, maintaining her alter ego of mild-mannered physician on the weekends.
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Crista McHugh Thank you so much, Kirsty! I'm in the process of wrapping up the second book now, and it's scheduled to come out on September 29th. However, my assist…moreThank you so much, Kirsty! I'm in the process of wrapping up the second book now, and it's scheduled to come out on September 29th. However, my assistant will be setting up a Google doc for an ARC team in the next few days so I can get copies out to reviewers a few weeks before the release date.(less)
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RT Events!

I’m at the RT Booklover’s Convention this week, and I love to meet you! Here are some definite times and places where I’ll be:


Club RT – Wednesday at 2PM and Friday at 10AM


Military Tribute – Thursday at 8:30AM. FREE and open to the public, but tickets required. Get them here.


Hold ‘Em Like We Do in Texas Party – Friday at 2:45PM-3:45PM, Pegasus Ballroom


Giant Book Fair – Saturday at 11AM-2PM


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“Remember that pride often closes our eyes, our ears, and our hearts. Don’t forget to ask and to listen.”
Crista McHugh, The Sweetest Seduction

“God gave men both a brain and a penis and only enough blood to use one at a time,” he replied matter-of-factly.”
Crista McHugh, Confessions of a Queen B*

“He missed everything about her, from her hot temper to her sassy retorts to the way her breath always seemed to catch every time her came near her. He missed the music of her laugh, the gentle touch of her hand, the clean scent of apples that seemed to cling to her skin. He even missed the way she completely spoiled Cinder and had stolen the wolf's loyalty away from him.”
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“Its practically suicide. And for what? For some woman?"
"Not just some woman." He grabbed a dagger and strapped it to his thigh under his tunic. "The woman. The only one I'll ever need or want.”
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“Everything has beauty," she said, "but not everyone sees it." Her stomach hurt, her eyes burned. "I saw you, Hatter." Her words whispered through the night. "I saw you." She walked away.”
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L Dear Crista,
Thanks for acepting my friendship request! I look forward to discovering your work.
Regards
Lucinda x


 ♥ Rebecca ♥ Crista wrote: "Rebecca ♥ Ash, Kishan, Aiden ♥ wrote: "Hi, I was wondering what you could tell me about the sequel to Tangled Web (Dezian Empire, #1) by Crista McHugh. Is it written? Is there a title or a tentative release date? ..."

I didnt realize it would be new characters. That is so exciting! I am sure we will learn a lot with a new angle on the story. How many books do you plan to write in the series?


Crista McHugh Rebecca ♥ Ash, Kishan, Aiden ♥ wrote: "Hi, I was wondering what you could tell me about the sequel to Tangled Web (Dezian Empire, #1) by Crista McHugh. Is it written? Is there a title or a tentative release date? When will it show up on Goodreads? I a..."

Thank you so much! The book is finished and was turned into my editor in May. I'm still waiting on edits, an official title, and a release date. I promise I'll share them as soon as they're available. Here's a link to the unofficial details on it, though: http://www.cristamchugh.com/wordpress...


 ♥ Rebecca ♥ Hi, I was wondering what you could tell me about the sequel to Tangled Web (Dezian Empire, #1) by Crista McHugh . Is it written? Is there a title or a tentative release date? When will it show up on Goodreads? I am very anxious to read it. :P


Savannah Crista, thank you for the friendship. Went by your site and checked out your work..Love all the covers and your books sound fantastic.


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