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Kate Baray

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Kate Baray writes paranormal and urban fantasy. She writes and lives in Austin, Texas with her pack of pointers and bloodhounds. Kate has worked as an attorney, a manager, a tractor sales person, and a dog trainer, but telling stories is the big winner. When she’s not writing, she sweeps up hairy dust bunnies and watches British mysteries.
Kate also writes sweet romance (The Goode Witch Matchmaker) and cozy mysteries (Vegan Vamp & The Goode Witch Mysteries) as Cate Lawley.

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I'm so glad that you're enjoying the series! You should see Forgiveness (story 2) and Reveal (Max's story) on Barnes & Noble within the…more
Hi Lindsey,

I'm so glad that you're enjoying the series! You should see Forgiveness (story 2) and Reveal (Max's story) on Barnes & Noble within the next week. Love and Moving will be available on B&N late in June.

If you're interested in downloading the Kindle app on your smartphone or computer, all of the shorts and Witch's Diary are currently available on Amazon. Also, new subscribers to my newsletter who sign up before the end of May receive an Amazon gifted copy of the shorts collection.

Keep an eye on my blog - I'll be posting chapters of my new spin-off there soon!

Thank you for your question, Lindsey, and for your encouraging words!
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If you’ve read Night Shift Witch, then you’re familiar with Twinkles the troublesome cat. Twinkles gets his own story, sort of… Well, at least he gets to be a murder suspect in a story ;-) 





Raw and unedited, just for you! ***SNIP STARTS HERE***





“Where’s the cat?” A note of near panic entered my boyfriend Ben’s voice. “Star, where is that evil maniac?”











Twinkles wasn’t exactly evil.





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Something Nasty in the Attic by Kate Baray
"Another great story about Jack and Marin. Jack meets a new magical creature (Bob) that lives in his shop and brings good luck. Bob's friend has a scary entity living in his attic so Bob asks Jack and Marin for help.
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“Okay, our next stop is the hardware store.” Marin’s lips curved into a hint of a smile. “Yippee. Axes, duct tape, lamp oil, and a shovel, here we come.” “It’s disturbing how quickly you came up with that shopping list.” And that made her grin outright. ~*~”
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Lucinda Dear Kate,
Thanks so much for acepting my friendship request! As an avid reader of paranormal fiction and Urban fantasy, your debut novel "Lost Library: An Urban Fantasy Romance (Lost Library Series)" sounds spectacular and so i would like to wish you all the best with it and subsequent novels.
Kind Regards
Lucinda x


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