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Kresley Cole

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Kresley Cole is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the electrifying Immortals After Dark paranormal series, the young adult Arcana Chronicles series, the erotic Gamemakers series, and five award-winning historical romances.

A master’s grad and former athlete, she has traveled over much of the world and draws from those experiences to create her memorable characters and settings.
Her IAD books have been translated into 23 foreign languages, garnered three RITA awards, a RWA Hall of Fame induction, and consistently appear on the bestseller lists, in the U.S. and abroad.

Cole lives in Florida with her family. Learn more about Kresley at: www.kresleycole.com & www.thearcanachronicles.com


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Kresley Cole Hi Ren! I very much hope Kristoff will get his book. I'm dying to write his, and Thad's, and Munro's, and Cara's, and Nix's, and many more! How many…moreHi Ren! I very much hope Kristoff will get his book. I'm dying to write his, and Thad's, and Munro's, and Cara's, and Nix's, and many more! How many books? That all depends on readers! With your support, hopefully, there will be several more :) Thank you for your question!(less)
Kresley Cole Hi Aishwarya! I'm so happy you're enjoying the characters!

When I first started writing the IAD series, I didn't necessarily expect it to continue on…more
Hi Aishwarya! I'm so happy you're enjoying the characters!

When I first started writing the IAD series, I didn't necessarily expect it to continue on for this many books, but I tried to prepare for it just in case. I worked to layer in the seeds of future conflicts and to get the world building (the Lore) as complete as I could. After doing tons of research, I made spreadsheets of the different factions, with their weakness and strengths, their lairs, their agendas, even their preferred weapons and dress. I established the Accession, because otherwise, I thought the earth would be overrun with immortals! Once the world building was cemented, I was able to run with the plotlines and let the characters have free rein!
Thank you for your question!(less)
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“Have you ever fought an opponent you had no defense against? Like a fire breather or an acid spitter?"
"Once I faced a female with diamond skin," Nix said breathlessly. "I was transfixed - even as she was choking the life out of me."
"Really?"
"No, I saw that character on X-Men. I just wanted to commiserate. Alas, I have no weaknesses.”
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“Can’t hear… call back… good luck…”
“Nïx, I know you’re faking the static.” She could picture her sister blowing into her fist directly at the receiver. The static abruptly stopped.
“Why?”
“It seemed less rude than the alternative.”
“What’s that?”
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Mortal Danger (Immortal Game, #1) by Ann Aguirre
Mortal Danger by Ann Aguirre
(Immortal Game, #1)
 
  5 votes, 41.7%

Dark Skye (Immortals After Dark #14) by Kresley Cole
Dark Skye by Kresley Cole
(Immortals After Dark #14)
 
  2 votes, 16.7%

The Beautiful Ashes (Broken Destiny, #1) by Jeaniene Frost
The Beautiful Ashes by Jeaniene Frost
(Broken Destiny, #1)
 
  1 vote, 8.3%

Havoc (Dred Chronicles, #2) by Ann Aguirre
Havoc by Ann Aguirre
(Dred Chronicles, #2)
 
  1 vote, 8.3%

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Visions by Kelley Armstrong
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