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Why I Love Writing YA Contemporary Romance

I’ve been reading young adult books for years. I’ve probably read far more YA books these last few years than I ever did when I was an actual young adult (and trust me, I read a TON back in the day!). There are so many amazing YA books out there, so many great authors, that of course, I got swept up in the whole, “Hey, I wanna write this type of book,” feeling a few years ago. So I did write a few YA books. And I still am writing YA books. It’s my current favorite type of book to write, especially the YA contemporary romance. So here is a list of reasons why I absolutely love writing about…teen love. ūüíĖ

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  1. There is nothing better than that first serious crush. That boy or girl you’re crazy for, and you think (hope) he/she feels the same way. Ah, it’s agonizing and wonderful and painful and exciting all at once! And what a great way to relive it by writing about those first moments in a YA romance…
  2. I am currently immersed in teen land. My daughter is in the eighth grade and my son is in the seventh. I am surrounded by teens and preteens all the time. We go to the local high school’s football games – and I am hit¬†by constant inspiration. Meaning I am on writer idea overload and have way too many ideas I could never get to in my lifetime. And that is a GREAT thing!
  3. I feel that writing YA romance is a natural fit for me. Fun fact: I’ve received a few rejections over the years for having a too young voice. Yeah, like it’s a bad thing! Well, it was a bad thing for those particular manuscripts I submitted, but let’s move on from that *winks*. It’s not always easy, capturing a young voice. I have to thank my children again for helping me with that, and keeping me on trend. Even though I will never figure out Snapchat (hangs head in shame, don’t know why I have such a hard time with it)…
  4. So much happens when you’re a teen. There are a lot of changes – some of them good, some of them bad, a lot of them dramatic. This is all great stuff to write about. Everyone can relate to being a teen because guess what? We all have been one, once upon a time. Every single one of us! So YA books are totally relatable. As in, we can all see a tiny bit of ourselves in characters.
  5. YA readers are so awesome! They are dedicated, they are rabid readers who devour a lot of books and when they love a particular book, they let the whole world know. I love that. I love their enthusiasm and how giddy they are over a certain couple or story. I remember feeling that way when I was young. Heck, I still feel that way now.

And just a reminder Рmy YA contemporary romance DARING THE BAD BOY is currently on sale for only 99 cents! The entire Entangled Crush Teen line is on sale for only 99 cents, so grab those books while you can because this sale is limited!

You can find DARING THE BAD BOY at the following retailers:

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Amazon UK: http://amzn.to/2aGxnSs
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99 Cent Sale!

Hey everyone! DARING THE BAD BOY is currently on sale for only 99 cents! The entire Entangled Crush Teen line is on sale for only 99 cents but grab those books while you can because this sale is limited!

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You can purchase DARING THE BAD BOY at the following retailers:

Amazon US: http://amzn.to/2arDY2U
iBooks: http://apple.co/2aDTbkv
B&N: http://bit.ly/2aYK7YN
Google Play: http://bit.ly/2aznTYn
Kobo: http://bit.ly/2aApLTY
Amazon UK: http://amzn.to/2aGxnSs
Amazon CA: http://amzn.to/2aAu5Wq

Click HERE to read chapter one from DARING THE BAD BOY!

The Rules Bundle Only $2.99 + A Cover Reveal!

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Oh¬†hey, check it out! The first three books in THE RULES series are currently bundled together and the boxed set is on sale for only $2.99! Grab this deal while you can because it’s for a limited time only!

iBooks: http://apple.co/29IdWb1
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Annnnd I have some great news! Here’s the cover for the newest book in The Rules series — SAFE BET!

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Exclusively up for preorder at iBooks:http://apple.co/1UmRqrX

Add SAFE BET to your Goodreads shelf:http://bit.ly/24t3kVt

SAFE BET features Sydney (Gabe’s little sister from IN THE DARK, The Rules #2) and Wade from the One Week Girlfriend series (Owen Maguire’s best friend!). This is my mashup book, peeps, and I am so incredibly excited to share Sydney and Wade’s story with you. It’s been a lot of fun, bringing together two series. Plus, readers have been requesting a book about Wade for YEARS and I’m finally doing it!

What else is exciting? You’ll get to catch up with Drew and Fable and the gang, as well as some of the characters from The Rules series. More information is coming soon (including more preorder links, etc.) so watch for it!¬†