Leanna Ellis

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Deep in the heart not only describes where Leanna Ellis lives in Texas but also the way she writes. Her books, whether romance, inspirational, women’s fiction, or paranormal, are infused with heartfelt emotion. Having written twenty published novels, Ellis has won many awards including the National Readers Choice Award and the Maggie Award.

When not chasing vampires through the darkened recesses of her mind or roping and riding along with her characters through sun-drenched plains, she stays busy driving her children to their multitude of activities, figuring out what to make for dinner (or where to order takeout), chasing her menagerie of crazy pets around the house, and researching the next idea.

My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys

It was a cold night in the Texas Panhandle, and I was a little girl going to the rodeo with my family. This was not a slicked up rodeo but a nitty-gritty rodeo out in the country with real cowboys, some of which were my older cousins. I remember sitting on one of my cousins’ laps. She already had children of her own but she helped warm me up on that chilly night as we watched the cowboys rope s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 07, 2014 11:08 Tags: award-winning, cowboys, sweet-romance
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Leanna Ellis Penelope wrote: "Thanks for your friendship. :-)" Thank you, Penelope!


Penelope Marzec Thanks for your friendship. :-)


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Leanna Ellis Looking for some yummy recipes for long summer days? Take a look at my new blog post. http://leannaellis.com/news.html


Leanna Ellis If anyone here is on Pinterest, I hope you'll follow/friend me! http://pinterest.com/leannaellisbook/


Leanna Ellis Oh my! Today is one of those days where God is blessing my socks off. Amazed and humbled and grateful for this review! http://debsbookbag.blogspot.com/2013/...


Leanna Ellis A new contest for Forgiven! http://dianeestrella.com/plain-fear-f...


Leanna Ellis Great giveaway! The Plain Fear series!

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Leanna Ellis My latest book, and last book in the Plain Fear series, just released! Hope you'll check it out! http://www.amazon.com/Plain-Fear-Forg...


Leanna Ellis Just figured out how to add video to my author profile! Very cool! Hope you'll check them out!


Leanna Ellis Maureen wrote: "Hi Leanna! Thank you for inviting a fellow author into your circle of friends here on Goodreads. I hope you'll add my novels What Would Nancy Do?, Lethal Prescription, In the Company of Women, The ..."

Hi, Maureen! You're welcome! And congrats on all of your books! Blessings, Leanna


Leanna Ellis Hi, y'all! My book Plain Fear: Forbidden is about to release, so I'm running a contest on my blog! Hope you'll check it out and play along! http://leannaellis.com/news.html


Maureen Mullis Hi Leanna! Thank you for inviting a fellow author into your circle of friends here on Goodreads. I hope you'll add my novels What Would Nancy Do?, Lethal Prescription, In the Company of Women, The Christmas to Remember and Finding Normal to your to-read list. I look forward to reading your book reviews and recommendations. Happy reading!


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