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Joanne Jaytanie
Sizzling Suspense•Swirl of Supernatural•Spark of Romance

Joanne was born and raised in Sherburne, New York, a quaint
village surrounded by dairy farms and rolling hills. From the
moment she could read she wanted to explore the world. During her
college years she slowly crept across the country, stopping along
the way in Oklahoma, California, and finally Washington State,
which she now proudly calls home. She lives with her husband and
Dobermans, in their home located on the Olympic Peninsula with a
panoramic view of the Olympic Mountains.

Joanne writes romantic suspense, paranormal, supernatural
suspense, and contemporary romance. She loves to submerge
herself in the world of her characters, to live and breathe their lives
and marvel at their decisions and predicaments. She enjoys a wide
variety of books including paranormal, suspense, thriller, and of
course romance.

Joanne is a PAN member of Romance Writers of America, (RWA),
Kiss of Death, (KOD), Greater Seattle Romance Writers Chapter,
(GSRWA), Sisters In Crime, and Fantasy, Futuristic & Paranormal,
(FFPRWA). She served as President of Peninsula Romance Writers,
which was Debbie Macomber’s home chapter.
Romantic Suspense with paranormal elements, Contemporary/Sweet Romance

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Love, Take Two, a collection of heartwarming stories, centering on finding true love the second time around.

                                   Love’s Always Paws-Able

Second chances at life, love, and a forever home don’t come every day. Faith is abandoned by her fiancé and friends. She moves to Cedar Grove and builds a foster home for unwanted and abused dogs. Faith wishes she could learn to love and trust again.

Tanner Keen leaves behind the stress of his multi-million-dollar company to save his life and takes a position with a small-town animal shelter. But all is not peaceful at the shelter in Cedar Grove. Can Faith and Tanner discover the deceit in others and still find trust in each other?

Love’s always paws-able.

                                    Building Up To Love

For something to last a lifetime it must start with a strong foundation and build up from there.

A small town can be a friendly place to call home, but an impossible place to find a date. A group of Laura’s friends tries to change their fates and place the names of male friends into a basket. Each woman draws a name, with the promise to invite the man they chose on a date. Laura believes the basket is cursed as her dates go from bad to worse. She resigns herself to the belief that her new business, a Bed and Breakfast is the only love she’ll ever possess.

Travis is new to town. He jumps at the opportunity to work on the B&B remodel. He yearns for the chance to have the familiar weight of a hammer in his hand.

                                        Uncharted Love

Can a small-town girl and a globe-trotter find common ground and discover their uncharted love?

Ellie considers herself worldly. She owns a publishing company, but sadly, lives vicariously through her books. Ellie never ventures far from the town where she was born and raised.

Jax was raised a military brat, and began his exploration of the world the day he was born. A former naval officer, Jax is currently the second in command aboard a cruise ship. He’s visited so many ports of call; he has long since lost count or interest.