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Maddie James

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Maddie James is the bestselling author of forty-three romance novels published worldwide in seven languages. Available in ebook, trade paperback and audio, her titles span the romance genre from contemporary to paranormal romance. Winner of the Calico Trails Cameo Award, and the Romance Book Scene’s Best Novella Award, Maddie has been listed as a Top 100 Contemporary Romance author at Amazon, and a Rising Star of Western Romance at iBooks. Affaire de Coeur says, “James shows a special talent for traditional romance,” and RT Book Reviews claims, “James deftly combines romance and suspense, so hop on for an exhilarating ride.”

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Published on August 13, 2018 03:09
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message 13: by Mary

Mary McCoy-Dressel Happy to be connected here, Maddie. Thanks.

message 12: by Eliott

Eliott McKay Thanks for being my friend, Maddie!

message 11: by Milton

Milton Esitubi Mary Anita And The Second Liberation In Kenya Consider reading this book full African passion and flavour, culture, social life and politics

message 10: by Lisa

Lisa Alexander-Griffin Thanks for the add, Maddie. :) Don't know how I've missed connecting with you on Goodreads all this time.

message 9: by Ida

Ida Plassay Hello Maddie!
Thank you for befriending me!

Pamela Hi Maddie,
Thanks for adding me as a friend :)

message 7: by Tia

Tia Fanning Hi Maddie! Thanks for the friendship!


Kelsey Hey Maddie!

Thanks for the friend invite. All of your books look really good- I'll definitely check them out!

Maddie James Hi everyone. Maddie here... I wanted to let you know that my book A Perfect Escape is nominated for best thriller in the Preditors & Editors Readers Poll. If you have read the book and are interested in voting, here is the link: Thanks!

Andrea Kulman Hi & thank you for being a friend. Have a very Merry Christmas & a Happy New Year!

Maddie James Just a brief update. Home for the Holidays is now available on Fictionwise. This Christmas novella is selling like hotcakes! If you are interested in a quick and cozy and a little bit sexy read, try it out.

Home for the Holidays by Maddie James

message 2: by Beth

Beth Hi Maddie,
Thanks for befriending this fellow author!
- Beth

Bradley I hope you are having a good day! =)

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