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Tess Thompson is a novelist and playwright with a BFA in Drama from the University of Southern California. Her first novel, "Riversong", became a bestselling ebook in 2012, reaching #1 on Nook and spending 35 days in Amazon's Top 100. Riverbend and Riversong, also Amazon bestsellers, continue the tale of life in fictional River Valley, Oregon. The Legley Bay Collection, named for the fictional Oregon coast town of Legley Bay, includes "Caramel and Magnolias", followed by "Tea and Primroses," released February 16, 2014.

Like her main characters in the River Valley Collection, Tess is from a small town in Southern Oregon. She currently lives in a suburb of Seattle, Washington with her two young daughters, Emerson and Ella, and two kittens, Midnight and Mittens, that Santa brought for Christmas. She is inspired daily by the view of the Cascade Mountains from her home office window.

Tess is working on her seventh novel and regularly blogs about her journey as a mother, author and friend at www.tesswrites.com.

Contact her at: tessthompsonwrites@gmail.com

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Riverbend (River Valley Book 2)
Riverbend (River Valley Book 2)
by Tess Thompson
A single mom in need of safety accepts help from a mysterious recluse in this small-town romance byUSA Today bestselling author Tess Thompson.Annie Bell just wants to do the two things she loves: cook and care for her young son. So when she landsthe role as head chef at a new restaurant, she fails to anticipate how quickly things change...
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The Spinster (Emerson Pass Historicals Book 2)
The Spinster (Emerson Pass Historicals Book 2)
by Tess Thompson
Her love died on a battlefield. He carries a torch for a woman he’s never met. Can the tragic death of a soldier entwine the souls of two strangers?Colorado, 1920. Josephine Barnes wrote every day to her beloved fiancé battling in the trenches of the Great War. Devastated when he’s killed in action, she vows never to marry and buries her...
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Come Tomorrow (Castaway Christmas Book 1)
Come Tomorrow (Castaway Christmas Book 1)
by Tess Thompson
One chance meeting. A single act of kindness. Can young soulmates find each other in adulthood, or will hidden truths tear them apart? 1904 Twelve-year-old Luci Quick never forgot the boy who saved her life that fateful Christmas Eve. But when he disappeared without a word after bringing her food, she was forced to focus on raising her...
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Christmas Rings (Soul Sisters at Cedar Mountain Lodge Book 6)
Christmas Rings (Soul Sisters at Cedar Mountain Lodge Book 6)
by Tess Thompson, Ev Bishop, Violet Howe, Tammy L. Grace, Judith Keim
Random circumstances brought them together. Love made them family. Kind, funny, successful, and adoring, Jed Marsh is the man of Alissa Mann’s dreams. But Jed’s parents don’t think Alissa, who supplements her kindergarten teacher’s salary as a cocktail waitress at a gentlemen's club, is good enough for their son. And his controlling...
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The Blue Mountain Series, Volumes 1-3: Blue Midnight, Blue Moon, Blue Ink
The Blue Mountain Series, Volumes 1-3: Blue Midnight, Blue Moon, Blue Ink
by Tess Thompson
Learn to love in the wake of loss, uncover rich family secrets, and solve a generations-old mystery with a cast of characters waiting to become your next set of unforgettable friends in this rich romantic series from USA Today bestselling author Tess Thompson. Experience danger, suspense, destiny, and second chances as you fall for the...
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Blue String (Blue Mountain Series Book 4)
Blue String (Blue Mountain Series Book 4)
by Tess Thompson
Costume designer Teagan Lanigan only has time to love her work and the young son she’s raising by herself. But when she decides to give up the glitz and glam of the film industry for a quiet life near her family, she’ll face two unique challenges: reconciling with her estranged mother, and trying to forget her fling with a very famous...
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Departed: David and Sara (Cliffside Bay Book 14)
Departed: David and Sara (Cliffside Bay Book 14)
by Tess Thompson
Recently widowed Sara Ness moves to Cliffside Bay to hide from her painful past and the scandal that cost her far too much. With a baby daughter to raise alone, the peaceful privacy of small town life, and the comfort of the local grief support group, are just what the heiress needs. But when her inheritance is jeopardized by her new...
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Healed: Stone and Pepper (Cliffside Bay Book 9)
Healed: Stone and Pepper (Cliffside Bay Book 9)
by Tess Thompson
It's Cliffside Bay and beyond in this heartwarming enemies-to-lovers romantic adventure from USA Today bestselling author Tess Thompson. Stone Hickman is the last of a dying breed. The former Marine believes in integrity, service to his country, a hard day's work, and taking care of his loved ones. When he meets the clever Pepper...
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Healed: Stone and Pepper (Cliffside Bay Book 9)
Healed: Stone and Pepper (Cliffside Bay Book 9)
by Tess Thompson
It's Cliffside Bay and beyond in this heartwarming enemies-to-lovers romantic adventure from USA Today bestselling author Tess Thompson. Stone Hickman is the last of a dying breed. The former Marine believes in integrity, service to his country, a hard day's work, and taking care of his loved ones. When he meets the clever Pepper...
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Scarred: Trey and Autumn (Cliffside Bay Book 11)
Scarred: Trey and Autumn (Cliffside Bay Book 11)
by Tess Thompson
For Autumn Hickman, online dating has been an exercise in nothing more than coffee and failure. There simply isn’t a man on the planet who can compare to her best friend, Trey Wattson. And while Trey is everything Autumn has ever wanted in a partner, she knows the man who loves life’s most beautiful things could never cherish anything as...
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Missed: Rafael and Lisa (Cliffside Bay Book 7)
Missed: Rafael and Lisa (Cliffside Bay Book 7)
by Tess Thompson
Return to the beloved beach town of Cliffside Bay, where USA Today bestseller Tess Thompson spins another emotional, intriguing tale about overcoming adversity and finding strength in love in this standalone story about Lisa and Rafael. After years of struggling as a starving actor, Lisa Perry's dreams are finally coming true. Splitting...
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Blue Ink (Blue Mountain Series Book 3)
Blue Ink (Blue Mountain Series Book 3)
by Tess Thompson
From USA Today bestselling author Tess Thompson, visit Blue Mountain yet again in this standalone tale that celebrates underdogs, family secrets, and forbidden love. Charlotte Wilde’s life is a flop. She gives her heart to the wrong men, her first published book is a failure, and now she’s dead broke too. Desperate to pay the bills, she...
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Tainted: Lance and Mary (Cliffside Bay Book 5)
Tainted: Lance and Mary (Cliffside Bay Book 5)
by Tess Thompson
He sees a future with her. She can’t escape her past. Will undeniable chemistry lead to the greatest mistake or a happy accident?Lance Mullen is just putting his life back together. Returning to Cliffside Bay to open a bookstore after losing his high-powered NYC job, the only thing missing is the perfect woman. But when a wild New Year’s...
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Marred: Kyle and Violet (Cliffside Bay Book 4)
Marred: Kyle and Violet (Cliffside Bay Book 4)
by Tess Thompson
He only cares about money. She’s fighting for history. Will a surprise delivery unite two opponents in love?Property developer Kyle Hicks’s playboy lifestyle couldn’t be better. He’s overcome his impoverished past, his new resort is under construction, and he’s free of any ties. But when he’s given custody of a baby he didn’t know he...
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Jaded: Zane and Honor (Cliffside Bay Book 3)
Jaded: Zane and Honor (Cliffside Bay Book 3)
by Tess Thompson
Her past was devastating. His future was shattered. Will two lost souls merge for the life they both deserve?Zane Shaw needs a fresh start. After his fiancée called off their wedding, he left his failed relationship to run the family restaurant back home. And just when he thinks he’s sworn off emotions for good, a former fling residing...
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Deleted: Jackson and Maggie (Cliffside Bay Book 2)
Deleted: Jackson and Maggie (Cliffside Bay Book 2)
by Tess Thompson
His heart broke when she died. Her life was robbed by loss. Betrayed by a mountain of lies, can two lost souls rebuild their stolen romance?Jackson Waller thought fulfilling his dream would set him free. Despite his excitement to be taking over his father’s practice, the thoughtful young doctor never moved on from the demise of his high...
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Jilted: Nico and Sophie (Cliffside Bay Book 12)
Jilted: Nico and Sophie (Cliffside Bay Book 12)
by Tess Thompson
Despite being young and romantically inexperienced, Sophie Woods is an old soul who believes in true love, working hard at her bar, and always trusting her instincts. And from the moment she meets Nico, she knows without a doubt that he is her one-and-only. Twelve years her senior, the handsome architect is only sure of two things when...
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The Patron (Emerson Pass Contemporaries Book 2)
The Patron (Emerson Pass Contemporaries Book 2)
by Tess Thompson
She’s afraid to take risks. He’s an incurable daredevil. When tragedy throws them together, will it spark a lasting devotion?Crystal Whalen isn’t sure why she should go on. Two years after her husband’s death on a ski trip, she’s devastated when a fire destroys her quiet Colorado mountain home. And when she can’t keep her hands off the...
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The Scholar (Emerson Pass Historicals Book 3)
The Scholar (Emerson Pass Historicals Book 3)
by Tess Thompson
They've both been wounded by the past. Can their marriage of convenience bring the healing they need? Theo Barnes has been in love with Louisa Keller since they were kids. However, she's in love with his twin brother, Flynn. Sadly for Louisa, Flynn is in love with another woman and has no interest in her. When tragedy strikes Louisa's...
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Caramel and Magnolias (The Legley Bay Series Book 1)
Caramel and Magnolias (The Legley Bay Series Book 1)
by Tess Thompson
A woman desperate for a family finds herself the center of a murder investigation in this captivating tale from USA Today bestselling author Tess Thompson. Sylvia wants nothing more to be a mother, so when an unorthodox arrangement presents her with the opportunity, she jumps at the chance -- no questions asked. But her dream-come-true...
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The Sugar Queen (Emerson Pass Contemporaries Book 1)
The Sugar Queen (Emerson Pass Contemporaries Book 1)
by Tess Thompson
True love requires commitment, and many times unending sacrifice. . . At the tender age of eighteen, Brandi Vargas watched the love of her life drive out of Emerson Pass, presumably for good. Though she and Trapper Barnes dreamed of attending college and starting their lives together, she was sure she would only get in the way of...
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Riverstar (River Valley Book 3)
Riverstar (River Valley Book 3)
by Tess Thompson
A sassy, troubled makeup artist deals with her demons to clear the name of the charming executive with whom she’s fallen in love this small-town romantic mystery by USA Today bestselling author Tess Thompson. Bella Webber is reeling from the end of the most toxic relationship of her life. In an effort to regroup, she ventures to the...
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Blue Twilight (Blue Mountain Series Book 5)
Blue Twilight (Blue Mountain Series Book 5)
by Tess Thompson
Death came between them in high school. Will solving a painful cold case bring them together at last?Carlie Webster remains haunted by the past. After a messy failed marriage sends her packing for her small hometown, she relives the memories of her sister’s thirty-year-old unsolved murder. But when rekindled sparks fly with the suspected...
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Duet for Three Hands
Duet for Three Hands
by Tess Thompson
A standalone historical romance from USA Today bestselling author Tess Thompson that teaches a valuable lesson about life’s most important choice: embracing the power of love or being consumed by the power of hate. Nathaniel Fye’s marriage into the wealthy Bellmont family is one of convenience, and the brilliant concert pianist soon...
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Blue Moon (Blue Mountain Series Book 2)
Blue Moon (Blue Mountain Series Book 2)
by Tess Thompson
Return to Blue Mountain for another visit with the Heywood and Lanigan clans in this standalone opposites-attract romantic suspense tale by USA Today bestselling author Tess Thompson.Sparks fly when opposites attract. Just ask Ciaran Lanigan and Bliss Heywood. He's the handsome playboy. She's the studious executive. At first glance they...
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Tea and Primroses (The Legley Bay Series Book 2)
Tea and Primroses (The Legley Bay Series Book 2)
by Tess Thompson
A young woman will juggle grief, secrets, painful truths, and a second chance at love in this unforgettable read by USA Today bestselling author Tess Thompson. Constance Mansfield had a perfect life: a successful writing career, a beloved daughter, a beautiful home, loving friends, and perhaps most importantly, her privacy. But after...
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Miller's Secret
Miller's Secret
by Tess Thompson
War is hell, even after it’s over. Just ask the men who fought and the women they left behind in this suspenseful post-war drama about America’s Greatest Generation from USA Today bestseller Tess Thompson.An injured war hero returns home to an empty house.A pregnant teen is abandoned by her family after her sweetheart is killed in...
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Riversnow (River Valley Book 4)
Riversnow (River Valley Book 4)
by Tess Thompson
A famous actress goes head-to-head with a powerful politician when she dares to name her abuser publicly in this small-town romance ripped from the headlines by USA Today bestselling author Tess Thompson. Genevieve Banks is one of Hollywood's most successful actresses. While on set in the small Oregon town of River Valley, she forms a...
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Riverstorm (River Valley Book 5)
Riverstorm (River Valley Book 5)
by Tess Thompson
Two hard-headed attorneys will retrace the steps of their shared past and learn to embrace forgiveness and second chances in this small-town romance from USA Today bestselling author Tess Thompson.Los Angeles attorneys Grant Perry and Liz Teeny were once in love, until youth and circumstance tore them apart. Ten years later, they’re...
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