An American writer of contemporary romance and paranormal novels, Laura Kaye is a bestselling author of much repute. Building herself a strong and highly commendable oeuvre over the years, she’s managed to gain readers from far and wide, with her extremely accessible and relatable plots and characters. Living with her family in Maryland, she continues to write to this day as she gains more and more readers with each novel.
Early and Personal Life
Living in Maryland, America, Laura Kaye has had a passion for both reading and writing for as long as she has remembered, with a keen love of the written word from a very early age. Growing up with a strong love of fairy tales and all the folklore surrounding them, she has immersed herself within the entire mythology ever since the beginning, knowing all the details of the genre. This has helped inspire her work and much of her adult writing career, as she’s taken in all these inspirations to create her own work and unique take on the mythic nature of the material.
With an in-depth knowledge of ghosts and the paranormal as well, she has a strong passion for this area as well, as she’s able to hone a paranormal story that sits up there with the best of them. Combine that with a love of storytelling as well, and that makes for an author who is in complete control of the page, and is a true master of her craft. Taking inspiration from the world around her as well, she has always been down to earth too, creating characters that are both relatable and resonate with the reader too.
Looking after her two daughters and dog whilst living the married life, she often takes time out to do some writing and manage her material for her next upcoming novel for her ever eager readers. With a clear view of the Chesapeake Bay as well, she is never short of inspiration when looking for new material to put into her next book release. As she writes more and more, she shows no signs of stopping anytime soon, as there is plenty more on the horizon for this particular author.
Also going under her pseudonym Laura Kamoie, where she writes historical fiction for her now many loyal readers, Laura Kaye has built an impressive career on mythology. With her love of all things paranormal, she is able to craft a finely spun romance story with the narrative, following many of the traditions of the format, whilst creating some entirely new ones all of her own. Establishing a presence on the scene, she has produced an impressive backlog of books, with over twenty books in romantic suspense to her now well regarded name.
A bestselling author she has both critical and commercial success, as she gains awards from a number of different bodies and establishments, giving her the recognition she deserves for her work. With fans in the industry as well as both nationally and internationally too, she not only has the respect of her peers and contemporaries, but with the general public too. As she gains even more awards, her career looks set to grow from strength-to-strength and this looks set to continue for quite some time yet.
Hard To Come By
This is the third installment of the Hard Ink series which features a group of five renegade ex-soldiers working out the back of tattoo parlor as they seek to take down an organized crime ring. Originally published in 2014 on the 25th of November, they each focus on set characters from within the group, as they get involved in suspense and passion, all seeking to take down their enemy. Further establishing the tone of what has come before, this seeks to entertain and enthrall the reader, something which it does very well and with gusto, reveling in the high-concept of the franchise.
Telling the story of Derek DiMarzio this time, it shows how loyal he is to the renegade squad and how he’d do anything to keep them all safe and complete his mission. That’s when he’s sent out to regain their honor, which he must do through a covert operation which means he has to go behind enemy lines, but he’s not fully prepared to deal with what he finds there. Coming up against a beautiful woman in the form of one Emilie Garza, he must do it all takes to resist her, but soon they both succumb to each other as passions run wild. What will become of them both? Will he ever manage to complete his mission? Is it that true love really is hard to come by?
Taken By The Vampire King
Number three in the Vampire Warrior Kings series of novels from Laura Kaye, this popular line of books is a more recent entry from her in regards to depicting her foray into the world of the paranormal. Initially released on the 1st of August 2013, it managed to capture the essence of what came before in the series, allowing the reader to get caught up once again in the world of vampires. Whilst many of the characters may be new, it’s able to utilize both the tone and the atmosphere of the first two entries, further establishing what worked beforehand and bringing it back.
The vampire king Henrik Magnusson is an immortal, or at least he thought he was, that is until he is stricken with a mysterious ailment that leaves him close to death. Rescuing a beautiful young woman though he finds he’s overcome with a strong desire and passion that he hasn’t felt in centuries, as he seeks to make her his. Kaira Sorenson the young photographer can’t deny she’s attracted to him either, despite the fact that she should be be really afraid of all that he is and all that he represents and soon her passion gets the better of her too. Can they ever truly overcome their differences? Will they ever be together and become an item? What will become of her as she finds herself taken by the vampire king?Book Series In Order » Authors » Laura Kaye