Summer Lane

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Summer Lane is the #1 bestselling author of 27 hit books, including the smash-hit Collapse Series. The final installment of the series, STATE OF HOPE, released June 2017. Summer is also the author of the bestselling adventures of the Zero Trilogy, Bravo Saga, Unbreakable SEAL, Collapse: The Illustrated Guide, and Vigilante. Running with Wolves (historical thriller) was released September 22, 2017.

Resurrection: Shadows of Omega, the first story in a continuation of Cassidy Hart's adventures, launched February 2018, which has been followed by consecutive series installments ever since! She released the non-fiction guide to writing, Prolific: Writing A Hit Novel, July 12, 2018.

Summer owns Writing Belle Publishing. She is an experienced creativ
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'LIVE NOT BY LIES': FROM 1798 TO 2021, HOW FALSE NARRATIVES AND MEDIA BRUSH FIRES THREATEN LIBERTY


From a purely psychological standpoint, deception has a price. Darlene Lancer, JD, LMFT, said in an article that she wrote for Psychology Today the following about romantic relationships in which secrets are kept and then exposed: 

"There’s a natural desire to seek explanations and to know more facts. Aggrieved partners begin to review details of prior events and conversations, seeking o

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“You're staring at me."

"I am not. I'm just... thinking. Without blinking.”
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“As long as we're both alive and our hearts are still beating, there's still a chance. I won't go down without a fight, and I know you won't either. That gives us a chance.”
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“What’s your name?” I ask again.
“Chris,” he says. “Chris Young.”
I exhale dramatically, blowing my bangs out of my eyes.
“I can take you,” I reply. “But if you try anything, I’ll shoot you right between the eyes. Seriously.”
He almost smiles.
“Yes, ma’am.”
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message 28: by Dean

Dean Cummings Hi Summer, I hope 2021 is a wonderful year of great reading experiences and one that's also filled with fulfilling writing accomplishments for you! All the best Summer, Dean


Stephanie Lennox Hey Summer, thanks for accepting my friend request! Your books sound really great!


message 26: by Dhiraj

Dhiraj Sharma Thanks for accepting my friend request Summer :)


message 25: by Cecilia

Cecilia Robert Hi Summer,

Thanks for adding me. :) It's great to meet you!

Cecilia


message 24: by Summer

Summer Lane Selena wrote: "Thank you for the friend request!

Selena"


And thank you so much for accepting! :)


message 23: by Selena

Selena Blake Thank you for the friend request!

Selena


message 22: by Summer

Summer Lane Davonna wrote: "Yay! Summer, it's you!!! :D"

Yes, ma'am!!! I'm so happy you're here! :)


message 21: by Davonna

Davonna Juroe Yay! Summer, it's you!!! :D


message 20: by Eric

Eric Birk Thanks for becoming my Goodreads friend.
Eric


message 19: by Summer

Summer Lane Anthony wrote: "Hi Summer, thank you for the acceptance. Hope you have a great day! :)"

You betcha! Have a wonderful day, as well! :)


message 18: by Summer

Summer Lane Tessamari wrote: "Thank you for the friend add, Summer :) Looking forward to chatting books with you :)"

Thank you, too! Book chatting is an absolute must, lol. :D


Tessamari ♥Many Waters...♥ ~ Sweet Spot Book Blog Thank you for the friend add, Summer :) Looking forward to chatting books with you :)


message 16: by Summer

Summer Lane Nessa wrote: "Well I'm a Trumpet player. But I have tried to play the piano."

I have a friend who played the trumpet in a traveling High School band! That's pretty awesome. I can only play the piano by ear, though. So I listen and then copy the song, haha. ;)


message 15: by Nessa

Nessa Well I'm a Trumpet player. But I have tried to play the piano.


message 14: by Summer

Summer Lane Nessa wrote: "Hello Summer Ellen my name is Vanessa and I asked for your friend regest because you remind me of one of my dear frisnds Theo and also I was wondering if you played an instrument?"

Thanks for the friend request, Vanessa!! I actually play the piano a bit. How about you? :)


message 13: by Nessa

Nessa Hello Summer Ellen my name is Vanessa and I asked for your friend regest because you remind me of one of my dear frisnds Theo and also I was wondering if you played an instrument?


message 12: by Summer

Summer Lane Thomas wrote: "Thank you so much for the request. Look forward to your first novel.
Cheers Thomas."


Thanks! I can't wait either, lol.
Enjoy your day.


message 11: by Summer

Summer Lane Ivana wrote: "Hello, thank you for the friend request! :) Greetings!"

Thank you, too!! :)


message 10: by Summer

Summer Lane K.E. wrote: "Hi Summer Ellen! I like your blog. Thanks for friending me here on Goodreads! FYI--my fairy tale is for 18+, definitely not YA, LOL! Great connecting with you. :-D"

Same here, too!! :)


Rogier thanks for the friend request :-)


message 8: by Sarah

Sarah Hi, thanks for the friend add! I love you'r blog, I'm a new follower! (=


Natshane Thank you for the friend add:) Have a nice day!


message 6: by Maria

Maria thanks for the friend request :-)


message 5: by Ivana

Ivana Hello, thank you for the friend request! :) Greetings!


Thomas Amo Thank you so much for the request. Look forward to your first novel.
Cheers Thomas.


Rachael Wade Thanks for the friend invite,Summer. :)

Happy reading,
Rachael
xo


Summer Lane Thanks for accepting! I'm new to goodreads, so I'm just figuring it all out. :)


Bridget Bowers Thanks for the friend request, Summer!


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