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E.L. Montes

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USA Today Bestselling Author, E.L. Montes lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with her husband, Alex, and their English Bulldog name Butters! She has a Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies.

Ms. Montes, works full-time as a paralegal for a mid-size law firm. She had always loved the legal field and found it to be very interesting. She more so "secretly" loved to write. Disastrous was her debut novel which was released October 2012.

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“That pissed me the hell off. I took in a deep breath and blurted out everything without thinking twice. “Fuck you! You want to know who I am, Marcus. Well here it goes! I am temperamental, over-sensitive, and outspoken. I’m honest! I cry at stupid love movies, and I'm a sucker for a romantic novel. I don’t allow people to walk all over me, I have trust issues, and I have insecurities. I’ve slept with four men in my entire life! And the one thing I don’t do is take shit from men who try to act like they’re better than me as if they don’t have any hidden skeletons! I’m not keeping shit hidden, how ‘bout you? You can fuck off. I'll find my own way home. Have a nice fucking life!” - Mia”
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“Letting out a deep breath, he pressed his forehead down to mine. With his eyes closed, he whispered, “That’s what love is … It’s scary not knowing what’s expected, but I know it’ll be the best frightening love we’ve ever had.” - Marcus (Disastrous)”
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“Make sure to tell our baby that his father loves him every day of his life, just like I will always love you every single day.”
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“Letting out a deep breath, he pressed his forehead down to mine. With his eyes closed, he whispered, “That’s what love is … It’s scary not knowing what’s expected, but I know it’ll be the best frightening love we’ve ever had.” - Marcus (Disastrous)”
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“Being with Marcus DeLuca was draining, frustrating, confusing, and extraordinary all at the same time." Mia (Disastrous)”
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“Marcus DeLuca had to be a dangerous man because I was caving in too soon; it was just too soon to feel this attachment, to feel and want him so desperately. When something seems too good to be true, it’s exactly that. - Mia”
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“That pissed me the hell off. I took in a deep breath and blurted out everything without thinking twice. “Fuck you! You want to know who I am, Marcus. Well here it goes! I am temperamental, over-sensitive, and outspoken. I’m honest! I cry at stupid love movies, and I'm a sucker for a romantic novel. I don’t allow people to walk all over me, I have trust issues, and I have insecurities. I’ve slept with four men in my entire life! And the one thing I don’t do is take shit from men who try to act like they’re better than me as if they don’t have any hidden skeletons! I’m not keeping shit hidden, how ‘bout you? You can fuck off. I'll find my own way home. Have a nice fucking life!” - Mia”
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“Make sure to tell our baby that his father loves him every day of his life, just like I will always love you every single day.”
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message 37: by Valorie

Valorie Question.......is jimmys book going to come out soon? I'd love it if it would. It was spectacular reading these two books and trust me ive read it numerous times. but i want to finish it with jimmys book. Please please please dont leave me hanging. And of course i cant wait for your newest book. Is there a date for that book?


message 36: by E.L.

E.L. Montes Prologue to CAUTIOUS? Oh, well here it is! AND a Giveaway! Please share. Only 6 more days for release! ;) would love yo hear your thoughts!

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message 35: by Marsha

Marsha Garcia Will it be in ibooks anytime soon ?


message 34: by E.L.

E.L. Montes Hi Amy! It's my pleasure! I look forward to discussing books with you! ;) Amy wrote: "Hi E.L! Thanks so much for accepting my friend request. Hope you have a wonderful day!"


message 33: by Amy

Amy Armstrong Hi E.L! Thanks so much for accepting my friend request. Hope you have a wonderful day!


message 32: by E.L.

E.L. Montes 'Disastrous' is now available on Barnes & Noble... and on SALE this week ONLY, until Sunday, January 27, 2013, for $0.99.

Link to B&N:
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Aanya {where is my alpha} hello!!! thanks a lot for accepting the invite!
loved your book, waiting for the next one eagerly!!


message 30: by E.L.

E.L. Montes $0.99 Sale! Disastrous is on sale this week only! Check it out and spread the love! Thank you all! <3

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message 29: by E.L.

E.L. Montes First teaser & snippet to Cautious on my FB page. Check it ou! Hope you enjoy! :)

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message 28: by Erica

Erica E Hi! thank so much for accepting my friend request. Looking forward to reading your book. Hear nothing but great things.


message 27: by E.L.

E.L. Montes Profesora Emerson ~Mel~ wrote: "Thanks for the add :)"

Of Course!!!! ;) <3


message 26: by Melissa

Melissa Thanks for the add :)


message 25: by E.L.

E.L. Montes Juany wrote: "Your bday's May 23rd? Damn, wish it was in January because I sssoooo need more Marcus :)"

LMAO! Juany... yes my birthday is May 23rd... sorry I wasn't born four months earlier for you! LOL that was funny... good try though ;)


message 24: by Juany

Juany Your bday's May 23rd? Damn, wish it was in January because I sssoooo need more Marcus :)


message 23: by E.L.

E.L. Montes Dana wrote: "I just finished the book and loved every bit of it!! Thanks for sharing the story of Marcus and Mia and I can't wait to see what you bring up in the second book......"

Aww, I'm so glad you enjoyed it Dana! I'm looking forward to sharing part 2 of their story with you. <3


Dana ~ The Dirty Smut'atter I just finished the book and loved every bit of it!! Thanks for sharing the story of Marcus and Mia and I can't wait to see what you bring up in the second book......


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E.L. Montes Jaymie wrote: "Thanks for accepting my friend request. I just wanted to say that I absolutely loved your book and can not wait for the next one!"

Jaymie, thank you for friending me!!! Aww Im glad you loved Disastrous, your so sweet! Thanks so much! <3


message 20: by Jaymie

Jaymie Thanks for accepting my friend request. I just wanted to say that I absolutely loved your book and can not wait for the next one!


message 19: by Amanda

Amanda Only two more days!! Can't wait to read your book. I am a fan and its on my TBR list :)


message 18: by Tara Jo

Tara Jo Looking forward to reading your book! I always like finding new authors to enjoy! Please sign me up for your drawing!


Dana ~ The Dirty Smut'atter I'm a facebook fan and have this on the top of my list and can't wait to read it!!


message 16: by E.L.

E.L. Montes Only a couple more days till Disastrous is release!! Can't wait to share it with all of you guys! ;)


message 15: by E.L.

E.L. Montes Stephanie wrote: "Fantastic for you, publishing your first book! Congratulations, E.L.. I look forward to reading it on 10/26. Cheers!"

Awww thanks so much Stephanie!! ;) looking forward to hearing your thoughts! ;)


Stephanie Fantastic for you, publishing your first book! Congratulations, E.L.. I look forward to reading it on 10/26. Cheers!


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E.L. Montes Jennifer wrote: "Congrats on your new book E.L.!! I can't wait to read it next week! I'm your fan on Facebook too and it's added to my "to read" list. I hope I win your contest! :)"

Thanks so much Jennifer! :)


Jennifer Congrats on your new book E.L.!! I can't wait to read it next week! I'm your fan on Facebook too and it's added to my "to read" list. I hope I win your contest! :)


message 11: by Fred

Fred Thanks so much for friending me, E.L. Look forward to bookfriending with you!


message 10: by E.L.

E.L. Montes Abbi wrote: "Thanks for adding me! I'm following you on Facebook as well - hope I win! Congratulations on your first book; I can't wait to read it!"

Thanks so much Abbi!


message 9: by Abbi

Abbi Thanks for adding me! I'm following you on Facebook as well - hope I win! Congratulations on your first book; I can't wait to read it!


message 8: by E.L.

E.L. Montes Kelley wrote: "Done!! Hope to win..can't wait to read this. Sounds great!"
Tx kelly!!! Whats the last name i should put it under? Thanks so much! :)


Kelley Done!! Hope to win..can't wait to read this. Sounds great!


message 6: by E.L. (last edited Oct 04, 2012 06:22PM)

E.L. Montes Amy wrote: "Hey E.L
Any chance of doing a giveaway to win an advance read? :)"


mmmmh that's a really good idea Amy. The only issue that may arise is that right now it's currently with the editor. Her deadline is Oct. 12. Then I have to make the final okay before it's finish. I'm not sure if I'll have it ready really soon. But I'll tell you this if I have it completely finished a week before the release date I might consider this. You will be the first to know! :)


Amy J Romance Author & Reader Events Hey E.L
Any chance of doing a giveaway to win an advance read? :)


message 4: by E.L.

E.L. Montes Awe thanks so much Amy! Looking forward to hearing your thoughts when its released! ;) Amy wrote: "Congrats on your first book, can't wait to read Disastrous ."


message 3: by E.L.

E.L. Montes No problem looking forward to talking books! ;)Liz wrote: "Thanks for the Friendship Ms. Monte!!"


Amy J Romance Author & Reader Events Congrats on your first book, can't wait to read Disastrous .


message 1: by Liz

Liz Thanks for the Friendship Ms. Monte!!


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