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Lane Hayes

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Lane Hayes is grateful to finally be doing what she loves best. Writing full-time! It’s no secret Lane loves a good romance novel. An avid reader from an early age, she has always been drawn to well-told love story with beautifully written characters. These days she prefers the leading roles to both be men. Lane discovered the M/M genre a few years ago and was instantly hooked. Her debut novel was a 2013 Rainbow Award finalist and subsequent books have received Honorable Mentions, and were winners in the 2016 Rainbow Awards. She loves red wine, chocolate and travel (in no particular order). Lane lives in Southern California with her amazing husband in an almost empty nest.

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Lane Hayes I'd like to eventually. I think Out in the Deep End would make a nice prequel to their story. Are you interested? :-)
Lane Hayes Yes! There are 2 more books coming in this series. One of them belongs to Carter. :-)
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Leaning Into the Look is LIVE!

Leaning Into the Look is here a day early! Woohoo!
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Grant and the oh-so fabulous Miles's story is the third full-length novel in my newest self-pub series set in San Francisco. (There are three short stories too!). There’s nothing I love more than a tale about two very different people who begin a journey as polar opposites and eventually realize they have... Read more of this blog post »
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Hi Karla- Thanks so much for your lovely message. I appreciate it. I'm finishing Book 3 in Out in College. It's called Out in the Offense and it will be released January 2019. After that comes Book 1 in a new series that's loosely tied to the Out... See Full Answer
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Hello- A Way with Words and A Way with You are Kindle World releases by Amazon so for now they're only available in the US. There is a way to access US Amazon. A reader posted instructions in my group last week. If you're interested, join the Memo... See Full Answer
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In Leaning Into the Fall, we get Nick Jorgensen's story. If you read Leaning Into Love, he was Eric's ex-boyfriend. To me, he across as selfish and ruthless willing to do anything to get the deal. I was interested to see how Lane Hayes would redee..." Read more of this review »
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“Have you ever been so blindsided by a kiss you had to hold on for dear life to avoid toppling over like a sapling in a fierce storm? Yeah, me either. This was a first. It was no ordinary kiss. This felt like a revelation. Like a thunderclap accompanied by the soulful voices of a Greek chorus.”
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Lane Hayes Dia wrote: "Thank you so much for accepting me as a friend! I love your writing!
A kind of series blew my mind!!! <3"


Thank you so much Dia! I'm so happy you're enjoying it so far. There are 2 more books in that series still coming! Lane xo


message 6: by Dia

Dia Thank you so much for accepting me as a friend! I love your writing!
A kind of series blew my mind!!! <3


message 5: by Lane

Lane Hayes Yes! Peter and Jay's story is scheduled for release in early 2014. I have a third one submitted which I hope to hear about soon too. Thanks for inquiring. :D


message 4: by Macky

Macky Hi Lane, sorry missed the notification so a bit late saying thanks for accepting. Just wondering, anything else in the pipeline? :D oxox


message 3: by Lane

Lane Hayes Taylor wrote: "Hello there! How are you??"Hi! Doing well. You? I have to laugh at how many ways there are to connect! I've never spent much time on Goodreads before...should I?


Taylor Donovan Hello there! How are you??


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Nic Hi Lane, Thanks for the friend-vite! :)


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