Lane Hayes

more photos (2)

Chris D...
86 books | 320 friends

Happily...
1,714 books | 594 friends

Kate Mc...
603 books | 363 friends

Michael...
127 books | 2,838 friends

Leaundra
3,109 books | 1,259 friends

Tee lov...
14,463 books | 4,671 friends

Kelly T...
2,349 books | 116 friends

liz
liz
2,347 books | 132 friends

More friends…

Lane Hayes

Goodreads Author


Born
in Ann Arbor, Michigan, The United States
Website

Twitter

Genre

Influences
Too many to count! Jane Austen, Anne Rice...and many many more...yeah, ...more

Member Since
July 2013

URL


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.

To ask Lane Hayes questions, please sign up.

Popular Answered Questions

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. :-)
Average rating: 3.99 · 19,526 ratings · 3,421 reviews · 36 distinct worksSimilar authors
Better Than Good (Better Th...

3.81 avg rating — 2,937 ratings — published 2013 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Better Than Chance (Better ...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 1,657 ratings — published 2014 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Better Than Friends (Better...

4.01 avg rating — 1,436 ratings — published 2014 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Right Words (Right and ...

3.67 avg rating — 1,372 ratings — published 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Kind of Truth (A Kind of ...

4.06 avg rating — 1,204 ratings — published 2016 — 9 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Kind of Romance (A Kind o...

4.22 avg rating — 1,127 ratings — published 2016 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Wrong Man (Right and Wr...

3.96 avg rating — 1,056 ratings — published 2015 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Better Than Safe (Better Th...

4.01 avg rating — 864 ratings — published 2015 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Right Time (Right and W...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 803 ratings — published 2015 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Kind of Honesty (A Kind o...

4.12 avg rating — 677 ratings — published 2016 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Lane Hayes…
Leaning Into the Look is here a day early! Woohoo!
https://www.amazon.com/Leaning-Into-L...

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 »
6 likes ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on March 22, 2018 07:36 • 84 views • Tags: amazon, grant-and-miles, humor, leaning-into-the-look, live, release-day, san-francisco
Better Than Good Better Than Chance Better Than Friends Better Than Safe
(4 books)
by
3.94 avg rating — 7,288 ratings

A Kind of Truth A Kind of Romance A Kind of Honesty A Kind of Home
(6 books)
by
4.11 avg rating — 3,541 ratings

Leaning Into Love Leaning Into Always Leaning Into the Fall Leaning Into Touch Leaning Into A Wish Leaning Into the Look Leaning Into Forever
(7 books)
by
4.09 avg rating — 3,512 ratings

The Right Words The Wrong Man The Right Time
(3 books)
by
3.85 avg rating — 3,231 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Lane’s Recent Updates

Lane Hayes wrote a new blog post
Leaning Into the Look is here a day early! Woohoo!
https://www.amazon.com/Leaning-Into-L...

Grant and the oh-so fabulous Miles's story is the third... Read more of this blog post »
Leaning Into the Fall by Lane Hayes
"

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 »
Lane Hayes finished reading
Leaning Into Love by Lane Hayes
Rate this book
Clear rating
Lane Hayes is currently reading
Leaning Into Love by Lane Hayes
Rate this book
Clear rating
" I've been told it should be ready for release in September. 1 month or less now. "
Lane Hayes made a comment on their profile
21853723
" 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 h
...more "
Lane Hayes rated a book it was amazing
Chasing the Rainbow by Kade Boehme
Chasing the Rainbow
by Kade Boehme (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
I loved this book! Kade is a gifted author with a talent for drawing his readers in and making them fall hard for his boys! I absolutely loved Bobby and Jody! I have a huge soft spot for books based in NYC and this one did not disappoint. I'm looking ...more
Lane Hayes wants to read
Revelations by Gillibran Brown
Rate this book
Clear rating
" Book Faerie wrote: "I only speak truth. I very rarely read a book more than once but I have read all of yours 2 or 3 times. Xoxo"

Huge compliment!! I t
...more "
More of Lane's books…
“Be honest about who you are and good things will come.”
Lane Hayes, Better Than Good
tags: yup

“Life is for the living. Honor your dead, but don’t die with them. Our time is now.”
Lane Hayes, The Right Time

“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.”
Lane Hayes, Leaning Into Love

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Dreamspinner Press: Better Than Good by Lane Hayes 8 56 Aug 08, 2013 06:36PM  
“Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.”
Oscar Wilde

“The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.”
Molière

45452 Dreamspinner Press — 2079 members — last activity Jul 11, 2018 03:54AM
A place for authors and readers of Dreamspinner Press to interact.
20149 M/M Romance — 24092 members — last activity 39 minutes ago
The #1 resource on the Internet for M/M Romance fans, this group has something for everyone. * Book and Series Discussions * Daily Updates on New Rele ...more
102681 Read with Pride Northwest — 223 members — last activity Nov 30, 2017 03:45PM
Read with Pride NW ran an annual conferences celebrating LGBTQIA genre fiction from 2013-2017. Check our website for our community action toolkit. Rea ...more



Comments (showing 1-7)    post a comment »
dateUp arrow    newest »

message 7: by Lane

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??


message 1: by Nic

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


back to top