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About rmanees

Best selling novelist, antique shop owner, vocalist, disc jockey, actress

Happy HIDE A BOOK DAY! Find Hidden Raynetta Manees Books!

Happy HIDE A BOOK DAY! Authors & readers all over the world are leaving books out to be found today!  I have “hidden” three of my books; these are pictures of my books in their hidden locations.  Look closely—I’ve pictured … Continue reading

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Get A FREE Signed Book on “Hide A Book Day!”

Tomorrow, Monday, September 18, I am participating in  Hide a Book Day.  As part of their Ten-Year Anniversary Celebration, Goodreads is teaming up with fellow book lovers at The Book Fairies to hide books around their neighborhoods for people to find, read, … Continue reading

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Goodreads Book Giveaway: “All For Love: The SuperStar”

Goodreads is hosting a book giveaway for my novel “All For Love: The SuperStar!”  The book was a finalist for the 2017 Emma Award for Best Contemporary Romance! Enter for a chance to win one of seven signed print editions … Continue reading

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Question: “Why do we get crushes on fictional characters?”

I have been writing romance novels for 20 years now, and I have frequently had readers tell me they “fell in love” with one of my characters. I fully understand that because I have unfailingly fallen in love with each … Continue reading

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Giveaway Results “All For Love: The SuperStar” Kindle Edition

Thanks to all who participated in the book giveaway for the Kindle edition of “All For Love: The SuperStar.”  I thought the giveaway would last over the holiday weekend but was thrilled to see all the books were snapped up … Continue reading

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Amazon Countdown Sale Going On Now! “All For Love”

Amazon is hosting a countdown sale for my five-star romance, “All For Love.”  The sooner you get it the more you save!  Don’t miss out! The book’s price is only 99 cents today. The book will be $1.99 tomorrow The book … Continue reading

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Guest Author Spotlight! “Follow Your Heart” by Raynetta Manees

For this Labor Day weekend, my friend, Author Samara King, and I are doing an “author spotlight” featuring each other on our respective blogs. My spotlight on Samara’s blog is on my totally unique, totally “unstuffy” Christian romance, “Follow Your … Continue reading

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