Leigh LaValle

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Leigh LaValle is a USA Today bestselling author of contemporary and historical romance. She lives in Montana with her family. When she is not chasing kids, bemoaning the laundry, or carving out time to do yoga, she is sneaking away to write. She would rather read than sleep, and cannot imagine a better job than writing romance. She is also a certified yoga teacher, but is not nearly as flexible as she once was.

RECKLESS releases next week!

I loved telling Crystal and Ford's story! The Bohemian and the Businessman trope is one of my favorites! More info here: Reckless
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Published on June 18, 2018 10:46 Tags: reckless, yoga-in-the-city
Average rating: 3.76 · 3,025 ratings · 451 reviews · 8 distinct worksSimilar authors
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Thank you for stopping by! I had so much fun writing this book- I love yoga and I love hot guys. Jake, the hero, really stole my heart. I can't wait for you to meet him!

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“What would you tell her about me?”
He did not just ask that.
“You did not just ask that.” She chuckled.
“I’m serious,” he smiled.
“Very well, if you must know, I would say that you are arrogant and foolish, too handsome for your own good and far too cognizant of your own intellect. Unbending, unsympathetic, dogmatic, pig-headed—”
“Handsome?” he interrupted, unable to keep the smile from his face. “And intelligent?”
“Don’t forget arrogant.”
Leigh LaValle, The Runaway Countess

“No person can do this or that to keep another from being truly free. We are always free. Even if imprisoned.”
Leigh LaValle, The Runaway Countess

“It distressed him seeing her so upset. And his distress over her distress distressed him even more. Which made no sense being that she continued to lie to him, even knowing what he had at stake.
She was a devil of a confusing woman.”
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“I’ll be your friend in daylight. I’ll treat you as a comrade in every gas-lit ballroom. But alone, under moonlight, I’ll not pretend that I want you for anything but mine.”
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“And still, after all this time,
The sun never says to the earth,
"You owe Me."

Look what happens with
A love like that,
It lights the Whole Sky.”

“At night, I open the window
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and press its face against mine.
Breathe into me.
Close the language-door
and open the love-window.
The moon won't use the door,
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“Put your thoughts to sleep,
do not let them cast a shadow
over the moon of your heart.
Let go of thinking.”

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message 13: by Dahlia

Dahlia (yadkny) Hi Leigh!
Thanks for the friending:)

Patricia Puddle Hi Leigh, thanks for the friendship. :)

message 10: by Sandra

Sandra Thanks for the friendship Leigh! Your book THE RUNAWAY COUNTESS looks really good! :)

message 9: by Leigh

Leigh LaValle Yay for historical romance lovers :)

message 8: by Imel

Imel thank's lady for add me as your friend^^

Lisa Kay Thanks for the friend invite, Leigh! Looks like we love the same books.

message 6: by Leigh

Leigh LaValle With a name like Highland Hussy, how could I resist? ;)

Laura the Highland Hussy Hi Leigh! thanks for the Friend-vite :)

message 4: by Leigh

Leigh LaValle I enjoy everything JB writes. But, yes, the Black Hawk in particular!

Carolyn Crane Thanks for inviting me to be GR pals! Ack, cannot wait to read The Black Hawk. I see you enjoyed it.

message 2: by Jill

Jill Thanks for the invite Leigh!

Barbara Hi Leigh! Thanks for the friendship :) I look forward to seeing what you're reading!


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