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Kendare Blake

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So, I write books. The Anna Dressed in Blood duo is horror, The Goddess War trilogy is mythology, and Sleepwalk Society is contemporary, because the world don't move to the beat of just one drum. What might be right for you, may not be right for some. Love to read, too. Fiction, philosophy, good books, bad books, because you take the good you take the bad you take them both and there you have a stack of books and stuff. I mean, you've got to be adventurous. There's more to life that what you're living, so take a chance and face the wind.

There's more coming soon like Scary Out There and THREE DARK CROWNS so don't waste another minute on your cryin. We're nowhere near the end.

My likes include animals, food, and nostalgia. I mean, whatever h
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Saturday, I woke up ill, and had to miss my plane to the Missouri Children’s Literature Festival. It’s their 50th this year, and I was excited to get back to Missouri, and honored to be asked as a guest. I rarely get sick. In the seven or so years I’ve been doing book events, this is the first one I’ve had to cancel due to illness. And of course, Monday rolls around, and I feel basically fine....

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One Dark Throne by Kendare Blake
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5 FREAKING STARS!

THAT WAS AMAZING. IT WAS EVEN BETTER THAN THE FIRST, WHICH IS INSANE BECAUE I LOVED THE FIRST ONE SO MUCH! BUT THAT ENDING. I'M CRYING. NO ONE TOUCH ME.

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THIS BOOK IS EV..." Read more of this review »
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Easy 5 stars. Good grief. What even happened? What did I just read?

I went into this book not knowing to expect. The first book was certainly unpredictable, and this one even less so. But holy crap guys, what a rid..." Read more of this review »
Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake
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“You make me want things I can't have.”
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“You fuck - you ate my cat!”
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“But hey, at least we’ll have this strange story to tell, love and death and blood and daddy-issues. And holy crap, I’m a psychiatrist’s wet dream.”
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jana [ bookishwiccan ] Thanks for adding me as a friend; and for the amazing literature that has graced my life thanks to you.


message 43: by Jazz

Jazz Feylynn Thanks Kendare for adding me as a friend :D


Kenyatta Kelechi Hi Kendare,

Thank you for the friendship.

All the best,


message 41: by Cleo

Cleo Thank you for the add,Kendare! :)


message 40: by Martyn

Martyn Stanley Thanks for the add Kendare! :)


weirdkim Hello Miss Kendare Blake, I would like to express my gratitude to you for accepting my friend request. Thank you very much! ^___^


message 38: by Steve

Steve Thank you Kendare, for accepting my friend request!

Steve


message 37: by Edresa

Edresa Thank you. :)


message 36: by Zeynep

Zeynep Ahhh thank you Kendare!
Both of accepting my request and writing such a spectacular book. I saw it on the shelves in K-Mart awhile ago and I picked it up but I shrugged it off, but I kept getting drawn to it! Now I'm absolutely in love with Anna and Cas, even ghosts have boyfriends, jeez. I would really love a longer installment of Anna's story, two books just isn't enough, as would everyone else.

I absolutely love your books, thank you!


Moonlight Hello Kendare,

Thank you very much for accepting my friend request! I loved your novel, Anna Dressed in Blood and am looking forward to reading Girl of Nightmares and Antigoddess :0)

Again, thank you very much.

Kind regards,
Moonlight


Eugenia (Genie In A Book) Dear Kendare,

Thank you so much for accepting my friend request :)
I am very much looking forward to reading and discovering more of your work.

Best wishes for more books in the future,
Genie


message 33: by Kendare

Kendare Blake Melissa wrote: "Currently reading "Anna Dressed in Blood" and I can't put it down! I've fallen a little bit in love with Cas...he's effortlessly cool. Nicely done, Kendare."

Thank you, Melissa!


message 32: by Melissa

Melissa Ousley Currently reading "Anna Dressed in Blood" and I can't put it down! I've fallen a little bit in love with Cas...he's effortlessly cool. Nicely done, Kendare.


message 31: by Sandra

Sandra Thank you so much for friending me! :)


message 30: by Vina

Vina Thanks very much for accepting my friend request, Kendare. I LOOVVEE Anna Dressed in blood and CAN'T fricky wait to read the second book *squeal*


message 29: by Lucinda

Lucinda Dear Kendare,
Thank you for being my friend here on Goodreads.
Regards
Lucinda x


Nerdread thanks for accepting me!! i love you books however i am still upset about the ending, so sad i still cry when i think about it!! but i cant wait to read the new book you wrote!!!!!


message 27: by Mandy

Mandy Kelly read about the possibility of Anna the movie, congratulations. Fingers crossed its as awesome as the book x


Adrianne Hi! I just finished reading Anna Dressed in blood. I did what you told me i went to the book depository site and got it there. 3 weeks later i saw girl of nightmares at one of our local bookstore here and picked up the last copy. Everyone's crazy about it. This is such an awesome read keep it up! -Addie from the Philippines :)


message 25: by Pang

Pang Hi! Thanks for accepting Me, Kendare. =) I love your book. Anna and Cas're ROCK!!


Clearani Luh thanks for accept me :) hey I really like you book anna dressed in blood, that's really a wonderful book, I like the story and the cover :)


message 23: by Bojana

Bojana Hey Kendare. Thanks for the friend add. ;) Looking forward to reading Anna Dressed in Blood.


message 22: by Pamela

Pamela Hey Kendare...Thanks for accepting my friend request.


Terra Timmons Just finished Girl of Nightmares...is that the last of the series?


Charlotte Thanks for adding me back.

Cannot tell you how much I loved Anna Dressed In Blood, it snapped me right out of the reading funk I've been in lately, book 2 has been pre-ordered!


message 19: by Giselle

Giselle Hi Kendare!! Thank you so much for adding me :) I really enjoyed Anna Dressed in Blood and I can't wait until Girl of Nightmares is out. :)


message 18: by Beth

Beth  (YA Books Central) WOW...I mean WOW....I LOVED Anna Dressed in Blood and just CANNOT wait till the 2nd one comes out!!!!!!! WHat an awesome read!!!


message 17: by Naomi

Naomi Thanks for the friendship, Kendare!


message 16: by Lidush

Lidush Hi Kendare! Thanks for friending :)


Savannah Kendare, thank you for the friendship.


message 14: by Janhvi

Janhvi Hey Kendare!
I just finished reading Anna Dressed In Blood and I completely fell in love with Cas and Anna :)
How many books are you planning to write for them?I really hope we get to see more of Cas :)


message 13: by Hylary

Hylary Locsin Well deserved! I'm a librarian and recommend your book constantly!

Kendare wrote: "Hylary wrote: "I chose "Anna Dressed in Blood" as best horror novel of 2011! http://libraryladyhylary.blogspot.com..."

Wow! Thank you! What a grea..."



message 12: by Kendare

Kendare Blake Hylary wrote: "I chose "Anna Dressed in Blood" as best horror novel of 2011! http://libraryladyhylary.blogspot.com..."

Wow! Thank you! What a great list :)


message 11: by Hylary

Hylary Locsin I chose "Anna Dressed in Blood" as best horror novel of 2011! http://libraryladyhylary.blogspot.com...


message 10: by Kendare

Kendare Blake Emily wrote: "Thank you for accepting my friendship. Your book looks really good I can't wait to read it. (:

p.s. I like your profile picture. :P"


Thanks, Emily! I hope you enjoy the read.


message 9: by Emily (last edited Dec 07, 2011 01:49PM)

Emily Blake Thank you for accepting my friendship. Your book looks really good I can't wait to read it. (:

p.s. I like your profile picture. :P


Kendare Blake Terra wrote: "Just finished Anna Dressed in Blood. One hell of a ghost story and my favorite this year so far!! I can't wait for the next book!"

I am SO glad! Thank you for telling me!! Hope you enjoy Girl of Nightmares...should know when it's coming out pretty soon.


Terra Timmons Just finished Anna Dressed in Blood. One hell of a ghost story and my favorite this year so far!! I can't wait for the next book!


Kendare Blake Lena wrote: "Thank you for the friendship. I really loved and enjoyed Anna Dressed in Blood. Cas, Anna, Carmel, and Thomas were awesome characters! I can't wait for the second book! :)"

I'm so glad you liked them! I just wrapped up edits on GIRL OF NIGHTMARES and I miss them already :(


message 5: by Lena

Lena Xiong Thank you for the friendship. I really loved and enjoyed Anna Dressed in Blood. Cas, Anna, Carmel, and Thomas were awesome characters! I can't wait for the second book! :)


Kendare Blake Vone wrote: "Hi Kendare,

Thanks for the friendship. I'm excited about reading your upcoming novel, Anna Dressed in Blood."


Thanks, Vone! I hope you like it.


message 3: by Vone

Vone Savan Hi Kendare,

Thanks for the friendship. I'm excited about reading your upcoming novel, Anna Dressed in Blood.


Kendare Blake Alexis wrote: "Brooke is letting me borrow Anna! Thank gosh because I was about to have to kill somebody for it! jk haha, but I'm really really excited!!! XD"

Cool! After all the anticipation, I hope it lives up to the test :) I'm sort of...biting my nails over here.


Kendare Blake Sangria3 wrote: "Thanks for your friendship, Kendare!
I love everything about your book - the cover, the story, and even the title! Ah! I wish it were out already so I could read it! :D"


Thanks, Sangria! I really hope you like it.


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