Kara Conrad, a beta reader for Marie, decided to give her extremely well-travelled mother, Linda Rickel, something she’d never had before—a trip to the Ocean State to meet one of her favorite authors and see some of the sights Marie writes about and Kara has talked about. The pair attended Reader Weekend in Rhode Island […]Continue reading
It seems Kara Conrad is a star magnet. As one of Marie’s beta readers, she reads Marie’s books pre-publication to make sure all is as intended and has been instrumental in Marie’s crazy ride to the top. And now, her son Caleb and his two high school pals, Tyler Davis and Will Richey, are on […]Continue reading
Here in Rhode Island, it’s finally gotten hot after a so–so summer in which many days felt more like September than June or July. It’s been a wild month for me and my team, beginning with Reader Weekend at the end of June with 200 readers descending upon my hometown of Newport, RI, followed by […]Continue reading
My son Jake and I have embarked upon an ambitious project to officially separate his iTunes from mine. I can’t take it anymore. I’m driving along and suddenly a song called “A-hole” comes on my iPhone and I nearly drive off the road. His Kanye, JayZ and Eminem don’t fit in with my Eagles, […]Continue reading
Marie Force is the New York Times bestselling author of contemporary romance, including the indie-published Gansett Island Series and the Fatal Series from Harlequin Books. In addition, she is the author of the Butler, Vermont Series, the Green Mountain Series and the erotic romance Quantum Series. In 2019, her new historical Gilded series from Kensington Books will debut with Duchess By Deception.
All together, her books have sold 6.5 million copies worldwide, have been translated into more than a dozen languages and have appeared on the New York Times bestseller list many times. She is also a USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestseller, a Speigel bestseller in Germany, a frequent speaker and publishing workshop presenter as well as a publisher through her Jack’s House Publishing romance imprint. She is a two-time nominee for the Romance Writers of America’s RITA® award for romance fiction.
Her goals in life are simple—to finish raising two happy, healthy, productive young adults, to keep writing books for as long as she possibly can and to never be on a flight that makes the news.
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