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R.J. Blain

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RJ Blain suffers from a Moleskine journal obsession, a pen fixation, and a terrible tendency to pun without warning.

When she isn't playing pretend, she likes to think she's a cartographer and a sumi-e painter. In reality, she herds cats and a husband, and obeys the commands of Tsu Dhi, the great warrior fish.

In her spare time, she daydreams about being a spy. Should that fail, her contingency plan involves tying her best of enemies to spinning wheels and quoting James Bond villains until she is satisfied.
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R.J. Blain Yes, eventually. It's currently on the back burner, although I have been doing groundwork plotting the book. Originally, it was going to be a trilogy,…moreYes, eventually. It's currently on the back burner, although I have been doing groundwork plotting the book. Originally, it was going to be a trilogy, but I'm going to conclude Sean's story in the next volume, so it'll be a longer title as a result! I'm expecting 2019 or 2020, but things might change!(less)
R.J. Blain I don't hate the series. I hate when people sabotage my other works because they only want me to write the Mag Rom Com series.

But yes, it's being plan…more
I don't hate the series. I hate when people sabotage my other works because they only want me to write the Mag Rom Com series.

But yes, it's being planned, but it won't be released as a standalone. It will be in a collection/anthology probably. It depends. (But yes... eventually.)

SKP is basically the worst-performing book in the entire series at this point, so it's fairly low on the to-do list. I might give it a new cover, though, and see how that helps.(less)
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The only reason I haven't written a second Shane and Marian novel is the lack of a solid story idea, and I won't write a book when I See Full Answer
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