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Jonathan Yanez

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Born
in Oxnard, CA, The United States
November 04, 1985

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More animal than man, he bleeds caffeine and... Ah, I'm just kidding. It sounded cool though right?

I'm Jonathan, a former personal trainer turned full-time author and part-time model.

I could go on and on about how many books I've written and awards I've won but I'd rather use this time for you to get to know the real me.

I write because that's what I was born to do and I love doing it. Because of awesome people like you, I get to do it full time.

Connecting with fellow lovers of the written word is important to me so please join the Pack via my website at www.jonathan-yanez.com where you can grab an exclusive story or hang out with us at www.facebook.com/groups/1944447962437...

Hope you decide to stay in touch,

Jonathan
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After I set up my account its been hard to remember to come back and add/review all the books I read. I try and read a book every one to…more
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After I set up my account its been hard to remember to come back and add/review all the books I read. I try and read a book every one to two weeks so I'm always falling behind updating my "read list". :((less)
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Extinction Event is NOW LIVE on Audio!

There's always so much going on at Pack Headquarters we have another surprise for you.

Extinction Event Book one in the Edge of Ruin series is now available in audio format!

Narrated by the superb Rachel A Leblang, you won't want to miss this one. Her voice is a mix of Valkyrie and an angel.

Don't believe me? You can check out a sample.
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“Pain, sorrow, anger, these are all powerful emotions. Allowed to rule and left unchecked, they would destroy you. However, through training and willpower you can choose to harness those feelings and use them for something great.”
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“Courage isn’t the absence of fear. It’s victory over fear.”
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“History is full of men talking about peace. Peace is not attainable without soldiers willing to die. Everyone wants to talk about victory as if it's something easily attained without sacrifice. Well it’s times like these that you and I give our sweat and blood to make victory a reality.”
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Jonathan Yanez It's great to be connected with you as well Anton.


message 18: by Anton

Anton Van Hi Jonathan, thank you so much for accepting my request. I am honored by you allowing me to interact with you and I hope that this would remain a mutually beneficial relationship. I wish you the absolute best for this year and I hope that your life would be filled with love, laughter and amazing accomplishments. Have a fantastic day. Anton.


Jonathan Yanez BarbēlōΆņĝěł wrote: "((Hugs)) my favourite Author. Xx"

:)


Jonathan Yanez Thanks for asking to be friends. Blondie is beyond a great reader, she's an amazing person. I'm so happy you are annoying my books thus far. I'll be releasing my next one at the end of this month ;)


message 15: by Rusty

Rusty Nugent Hello,

Hopefully, we will become great buddies. I am an 42 year old southern gentleman author. I am working on my third novel. It's an paranormal, horror, adventure, magical, romantic, urban, dark fantasy book series, named Moonwarriors: In An Blackened Dawn. Take a look at my second novel Moonwarriors: Guardians of the Night. Come by and we'll chat, leave a comment.

Until Next Time . . .


message 14: by Rusty

Rusty Nugent Hello There,

I am glad to meet you. How are you doing as of lately?
I have been writing on my third book, Moonwarriors: In An Blackened Dawn. You should check out my new website, then leave your thoughts and ideas on it.

Keep On Reading . . .

http://authorrustynugent.wix.com/moon...


Jonathan Yanez Of course! Take you're time we all have crazy schedules. Let me know what you think when you get a chance to read it ;)


message 12: by Karen

Karen Thanks for accepting my friend invite. I just got The Judge and can't wait to read it! But I have to put it off until I can really enjoy it. :( Loved the first two. :D


Jonathan Yanez Luciana wrote: "Hah, thnx for the request! I have ur book TBW on my to read list!!!"

Thats awesome! Thanks for the support and I hope you enjoy the story.


message 10: by L.

L. Duarte Hah, thnx for the request! I have ur book TBW on my to read list!!!


Jonathan Yanez Nichole wrote: "Thanks for the friend request!"
Lol no problem, thanks for being my friend.


Jonathan Yanez BlondieBabs wrote: "Thyanks for accepting thy friendship, Jonathan.

Babs

Xx"


Thanks for the request glad to be connected with you! Have a great weekend.


Jonathan Yanez Thank you!


Jonathan Yanez Carole wrote: "hi, thanks for the friend request."

Your very welcome glad to be connected.


Carole Gill hi, thanks for the friend request.


Jonathan Yanez Diana (Offbeat Vagabond) wrote: "Thank you for the friend request. I gladly accept. Hope you have a great weekend hon. Talk later :)"

Your welcome Diana, you have a wonderful weekend as well. Try and stay out of trouble... well a little trouble is OK ;)


Jonathan Yanez Kayla wrote: "Full time and part time? That's what I do! Well, not actually the personal trainer bit...
Thanks for connecting. Kayla"


Yep full time writer and part-time personal training it was really easy to juggle before now with a publisher and expectation of book two and clients who want to meet at 6AM, its getting a bit hairy lol. Glad to be connected Kayla


Diana (Offbeat Vagabond) Thank you for the friend request. I gladly accept. Hope you have a great weekend hon. Talk later :)


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Kayla Stonor Full time and part time? That's what I do! Well, not actually the personal trainer bit...
Thanks for connecting. Kayla


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