Lyla Bellatas is an author of spicy contemporary romance who puts the sting back in the tale. Her stories are full of humor, heat and heart. Born Armenian American in the NYC suburbs her books embody the diversity and rich culture she wouldn’t live without.
Lyla's books feature strong female heroines, that shatter gender boundaries and defy convention. They are bold and fierce navigating the duality of being strong, powerful and ever divinely feminine.
Lyla's couples fit together where they are broken. It’s their imperfections that unite them and create sexy friction, humor and love. It's the solution to their pain that make her stories hauntingly beautiful.
With a BS in Engineering and an MBA, Lyla has defied convention and morphed too many times to count collecting stories along the way.
As with her career, Lyla's passions have also led to many outlets. She loves race car driving and instructing, poker, shooting pool, astrology, tarot, candle witchery, anything chocolate, and dry slightly dirty vodka martinis.
Swept off her feet by a handsome Greek, she met racing, Lyla found her happily ever after as a wife, mother of a spirited daughter, and writer. With their two cats and puppy they live in the NYC suburbs, loving the fast-paced, brutal, honesty, and energy that define New York and never fail to light a new / full moon candle charmed by three.