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Originally from Lyon in France, Marie studied History and Law at university there before moving to Lancashire in England where she worked in a variety of jobs, from PA in a busy university department to teacher of French in schools and colleges. Writing, however, was always her passion, and she spends her free time making up stories. She writes contemporary and historical romance. Her titles include A SPELL IN PROVENCE, ANGEL HEART, THE LION'S EMBRACE and DANCING FOR THE DEVIL, published by Accent Press. Her new romantic comedy, LITTLE PINK TAXI, is published by Choc Lit. ...more

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ESCAPE TO THE LITTLE CHATEAU Finalist in the RNA Awards!

I am delighted to announce that my romantic suspense novel ESCAPE TO THE LITTLE CHATEAU, which was published last October by Choc Lit, is a finalist in the prestigious RNA Awards in the Jackie Collins Romantic Thriller category. 

It is a great honour and I am absolutely over the moon that the story has made it to the final five. The awards ceremony will be virtual this year and takes place on 8

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Angel of the Lost Treasure by Marie Laval
"If you're in the mood for a historical romance with numerous twists and turns, look no farther - this one will be perfect. It's set mostly in France at the end of the Premier Empire (First French Empire/Napoleonic Empire), so it's the same time perio" Read more of this review »
A Paris Fairy Tale by Marie Laval
"Book 76 of my Goodreads Challenge 2019

Love the books of this author and this one is just as good. A modern take on the Cinderella and Prince Charming tale but with art and Russian gangsters featuring strongly."
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"A Paris Fairy Tale is the second book by Marie Laval that I've read. I enjoyed Little Pink Taxi, but this book is my favourite of the two.

Aurora Black is a dedicated workaholic with low self-esteem, because of the scars and limp she was left with aft" Read more of this review »
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