Anna AdamsPatricia BradleyLeAnne BristowBeth CarpenterMelinda CurtisAmie DenmanLiz FlahertyRoz Denny FoxShirley HailstockCheryl HarperClaire McEwenDana MentinkTara Taylor QuinnTara RandelLeigh RikerCarol RossAnna J StewartAmy VastineCari Lynn Webb

Anna Adams

Anna Adams is a USA Today Bestseller, who has written for Harlequin Heartwarming and Harlequin Superromance. She’s working on new contemporary romance stories, and she’s excited about returning to Christmas Town, Maine, where the holidays are always sweet with her Heartwarming friends.


Patricia Bradley


Patricia Bradley lives in North Mississippi with her rescue kitty, Suzie. When she’s not spinning tales of suspense and romance, she likes to throw mud on a wheel and see what happens. Visit Patricia at

LeAnne Bristow

When LeAnne Bristow isn’t arguing with characters in her head, she enjoys hunting, camping and fishing with her family. Her day job is teaching kindergarten, but now that her three kids are grown, she’s determined to teach her granddaughter how to catch lizards and love the desert as much as he does. Visit LeAnne at


Beth Carpenter

Beth Carpenter writes sweet romance for Harlequin Heartwarming. She believes life is better with good dogs, dark chocolate, and happy endings. Christmas is her favorite holiday. . Visit Beth at


Melinda Curtis


Melinda Curtis is an award-winning USA Today bestseller. She writes sweet romance for Harlequin Heartwarming, sweet romantic comedy novellas and sexy traditional contemporary romances. She married her college sweetheart and together they DIY (although admittedly, she likes it more than Mr. Curtis). Visit Melinda at


Amie Denman


Amie Denman lives in a small town in her native Ohio with her husband and sons. Her two cats and large yellow labrador are kind enough to share a sunny office where she lets her imagination run wild. When she’s not reading or writing, she enjoys walking and running outside. The helpless victim of a lifetime of curiosity, she’s been known to chase fire trucks on her bicycle just to see what’s going on. Amie believes that everything is fun: especially roller coasters, wedding cake, and falling in love. Visit Amie at


Liz Flaherty


Liz Flaherty thinks one of the things that keeps you young when you quite obviously aren’t anymore is the constant chances you have to reinvent yourself. Her latest professional incarnation is as a Harlequin Heartwarming author and she is enjoying every minute! She’d love to hear from you! Visit Liz at


Roz Denny Fox


Roz Denny Fox has been writing for Harlequin Books since 1989. She writes for various Harlequin lines, has participated in several special projects, and has written articles, and on-line serials for Roz’s books have been nominated for the Holt Medallion, the Golden Quill and Smoky Mountain Published Laurie. Her second book was an RWA RITA finalist in the traditional category. Her almost seventy published stories are warm, home and family love stories. An RWA member since 1987, Roz is currently a member of Tucson, AZ RWA where she received The Barbara Award for Outstanding chapter service. She belongs to Desert Rose RWA in Phoenix, San Angelo, Texas Writers’, and Novelist’s Inc. Visit Roz at her website.


Shirley Hailstock


Shirley Hailstock began her writing life as a lover of reading. She likes nothing better than to find a quiet corner where she can get lost in a book, explore new worlds and visit places she never expected to see. As an author, she can not only visit those places, but she can be the heroine of her own stories. The author of thirty-four novels and novellas, Shirley has received numerous awards, including the Romance Writers of America’s Emma Merritt Award and Romantic Times Magazine’s Career Achievement Award. Shirley’s books have appeared on several Best Seller lists, Glamour and Essence Magazine Lists and the Library Journal Best Seller Lists. She is a past president of Romance Writers of America. Visit Shirley at


Cheryl Harper


Whether she’s writing, reading, or just checking the items off of her daily to-do list, Cheryl Harper loves her romance mixed with a little laughter. When she’s not working, you will find her ignoring housework, cursing yard work, and spending way too much time with a television remote in her hand. Visit Cheryl at


Claire McEwen


Claire McEwen is an award-winning author and hopeful romantic. She lives on the California coast with her family and a scruffy, mischievous terrier. When not dreaming up new stories, she loves gardening, discovering flea-market treasures and walking on the beach.  Visit Claire at


Dana Mentink


Dana Mentink is a two time American Christian Fiction Writers Carol Award winner, a Romantic Times Reviewer’s Choice Award and a Holt Medallion winner. She is a national bestselling author of over thirty five titles in the suspense and lighthearted romance genres. She is pleased to write for Harlequin’s Love Inspired Suspense, Harlequin Heartwarming and Harvest House. Besides writing, she busies herself teaching third grade. Mostly, she loves to be home with Papa Bear, Yogi, Boo Boo, a nutty terrier, a chubby box turtle and a feisty parakeet. Visit Dana at


Tara Taylor Quinn


Having written over eighty novels, Tara Taylor Quinn is a USA TODAY bestselling author with more than seven million copies sold. She is known for delivering intense, emotional fiction. Tara is a past president of Romance Writers of America. She has won a Readers’ Choice Award and is a seven-time finalist for the RWA RITA® Award, a finalist for a Reviewers’ Choice Award and a Booksellers’ Best Award. She has also appeared on TV across the country, including CBS Sunday Morning. Tara has been under contract with Harlequin Books, the world’s leading publisher of romance fiction, since 1992 and recently accepted a 10 book contract with the publisher. She supports the National Domestic Violence Hotline. If you or someone you know might be a victim of domestic violence in the United States, please contact 1-800-799-7233. Visit Tara at


Tara Randel


Tara Randel is an award-winning, USA TODAY bestselling author. Family values, a bit of mystery and, of course, love and romance, are her favorite themes, because she believes love is the greatest gift of all. She is currently working on new stories for Harlequin Heartwarming, as well as books in the Amish Inn Mysteries. Visit Tara at


Leigh Riker


Leigh Riker is probably reading. In a few rare other moments, she may be gardening, traveling/trying to learn Spanish, or pampering her cat Daisy a.k.a her virtual assistant. Leigh lives in the Southeast where, at home on her little mountain, she is working on her next novel for Harlequin Heartwarming. Visit Leigh at


Carol Ross


Carol Ross grew up in rural America right between the Pacific Ocean and the Cascade Mountains, in a place where you can go deep sea fishing in the morning and then hit the ski slopes the same afternoon. The daughter of what is now known as free range parents, she developed a love of the outdoors at a very early age. As a writer, Carol loves to breathe the life she has lived into the characters she creates, grateful for the “research material” that every questionable decision, adrenaline-charged misstep, and near-death experience has provided. Visit Carol at


Rula Sinara


Award winning and USA Today Bestselling author Rula Sinara lives in rural Virginia with her family and crazy but endearing pets. She loves organic gardening, attracting wildlife to her yard, planting trees, raising backyard chickens and drinking more coffee than she’ll ever admit to. Rula’s writing has earned her a National Readers Choice Award and HOLT Medallion Award of Merit, among other honors. Visit Rula at


Anna J Stewart


Star Wars, Star Trek and Wonder Woman set her on the path to creating fun, funny, and family-centric romances with happily ever afters for her independent heroines. Anna lives in Northern California where she deals with a serious Supernatural & Sherlock addiction, surrounds herself with friends and family and tolerates an overly affectionate cat named Snickers (or perhaps it’s Snickers who tolerates her). When she’s not writing, you can find her at fan conventions, at her local movie theater, or building her client list for her content editing service for writers. Visit Anna at


Amy Vastine


Amy Vastine has been plotting stories in her head for as long as she can remember. An eternal optimist, she studied social work, hoping to teach others how to find their silver lining. Now, she enjoys creating happily ever afters for all to read. Amy lives outside Chicago with her high school sweetheart-turned-husband, three fun-loving children, and their sweet but mischievous puppy dog. Visit Amy at


Cari Lynn Webb


Cari Lynn Webb lives in South Carolina with her husband, daughters and assorted four-legged family members. She’s been blessed to see the power of true love in her grandparent’s 70 year marriage and her parent’s marriage of over 50 years. She knows love isn’t always sweet and perfect, it can be challenging, complicated and risky. But she believes happily-ever-afters are worth fighting for. She loves to connect with readers. Visit Cari at