Lia Riley

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Lia Riley is a contemporary romance author. USA Today describes her as "refreshing" and RT Book Reviews calls her books "sizzling and heartfelt." She loves her husband, three kids, wandering redwood forests and a perfect pour over coffee. She is 25% sarcastic, 54% optimistic, and 122% bad at math (good thing she writes happy endings for a living). She and her family live mostly in Northern California.

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It Happened on Love Street (Everland #1) by Lia Riley


The most romantic place she never wanted to be . . .

Pepper Knight moved to Everland, Georgia, as step one in her plan for a successful legal career. But after this big-city gal's plans go awry, going home with her tail between her legs isn't an option. So when the town vet-and he... Read more of this blog post »
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Lia Riley Paige wrote: "Hey Lia,
Thanks for the friend request, and for checking out my blog. I really appreciate it. :)"


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Paige Hey Lia,
Thanks for the friend request, and for checking out my blog. I really appreciate it. :)


aria [dear darling reader] Hey Lia! :D
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