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Tuesday, August 2, 2011

In Honor of Author L A Banks

I would like to dedicate this post to a wonderful author who lost her battle with cancer this morning.  Author L A Banks was diagnosed with cancer and was struggling to recover.  Unfortunately, her President of the fan club announced that she passed away this morning, August 2nd, 2011. 

The urban fantasy author was well known for her Vampire Huntress series.  She was born in 1959 and passed away on the morning of 8/2/2011.  She will be greatly missed among her family, friends and fans.

Funeral arrangements are being made and as soon as they become available they will be announced on her website: http://www.leslieesdailebanks.com/index.php


1959-2011

5 Comments:

Blogger ChrisS said...

This is such sad news. My thoughts and prayers go out to her family.

August 2, 2011 at 1:37 PM  
Blogger Aisha said...

Holy Crap this sucks, I wanted to do her philly series, i missed it. I'm sorry to see that she has passed, Her books are amazing,

August 2, 2011 at 3:38 PM  
Blogger Kelly said...

Thank you so much Amy for posting this.
I have not read any of LA's books yet. But I have heard nothing but great things about her books and her as a person.

See will be missed.

xoxoxo
Rest in Peace LA knowing you touched so many peoples life's.

August 2, 2011 at 9:32 PM  
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August 6, 2011 at 10:21 AM  
Blogger Maria Behar said...

This is so sad... Although I've seen her books in the romance sections of bookstores, I've never read any of them. Incredible, too, since I'm a vampire romance fan!

I'll make it a priority to start on her Vampire Huntress series very soon.

May she rest in the peace of our loving Creator.

August 6, 2011 at 10:24 AM  

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