A former professional dancer and teacher, Suanne Laqueur has gone from choreographing music to choreographing words. Her goal is to create a new kind of emotionally-intelligent romance that appeals to the passions of all readers, crossing gender, age and genre.
Laqueur's debut novel The Man I Love won a gold medal in the 2015 Readers' Favorite Book Awards and was named Best Debut in the Feathered Quill Book Awards. Her follow-up novel, Give Me Your Answer True, was also a gold medal winner at the 2016 RFBA.
Laqueur graduated from Alfred University with a double major in dance and theater. She taught at the Carol Bierman School of Ballet Arts in Croton-on-Hudson for ten years. An avid reader, cook and gardener, she started her blog EatsReadsThinks in 2010.
Suanne lives in Westchester County, New York with her husband and two children.
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Book 2 of the Venery series is a gripping novel about how men make love in times of war. Geno Caan survived a harrowing ordeal that killed his family. He is placed in the care of Steffen Finch, a skilled and compassionate art therapist. Geno quickly bonds with Stef, but when he develops an attachment to Stef's lover, Javier Landes, the line between personal and professional begins to blur.
Published: November 22, 2016.
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First comes love. Then comes marriage. Then comes Javier.
As one of Manhattan's top-paid escorts, Javier Landes has no interest in love until he is named guardian for an unknown nephew. Reunited with his late sister’s son, Jav is not only forced to confront the long-buried pain of his childhood, but he comes face-to-face with a fascinating couple he’s met before: Alex Penda and Valerie Lark.
Author Suanne Laqueur gives her readers an intimate, guided tour of the award-winning novel, The Man I Love. From the embryonic chapters written over twenty years ago to scenes cut from the final draft, you’ll witness the crafting of an emotional journey and the evolution of the beloved characters within The Fish Tales.
In the sequel to her award-winning novel The Man I Love, Suanne Laqueur continues the story of Erik Fiskare’s romance with Daisy Bianco. Though separated for twelve years, the extraordinary bond forged in their youth has endured. But when your soulmate has caused you indescribable pain, how easy is it to forgive? How much trust is needed to place your heart back into the hands that once broke it?
Suanne Laqueur’s award-winning debut novel The Man I Love thrilled readers with its memorable characters and depth of emotion. Erik Fiskare’s journey of love, recovery and forgiveness captivated hearts but also left questions unanswered. Now, with a compelling parallel narrative, Laqueur gives Daisy Bianco a chance to tell her story.
Set in the world of dance and theater, Suanne Laqueur's award-winning debut novel presents the dark side of devotion and the heavy burden of unfinished business. After a young man loses everything he holds dear, he embarks on an emotional journey of forgiveness. With its unique storyline and unforgettable characters, The Man I Love lingers long after the last page is turned.