Marie’s vivid and descriptive writing and ‘her’ island of Block Island fueled two women to drive from their home state of Michigan to catch the ferry to the New England tourist attraction. And for that, and all the laughs they shared and wonderful experiences they’ve had, Amanda and Dawn Marie are eternally grateful. You may have […]
Irene Lansing and Kate Reynolds saw for themselves how taking a chance can help forge a lasting friendship. The pair met on the Reader Weekend 2016 Facebook group when Kate posted that she had a room with two queen-sized beds and was seeking a roommate. Both women feel they were lucky that Irene, from Massachusetts, was […]
During Reader Weekend 2015, readers were wowed with the unveiling of the cover of Love After Dark, featuring Marie’s friend Ashley Lopez and her husband, Bryan—as well as the chance to meet the cover models in person! The cover for book 13 of the Gansett Island series was designed by Ashley’s identical twin sister, Courtney […]
Have you been putting off trying the Fatal Series because you think it might be scary or dark or not as much fun as Gansett Island? Well, you’ve been missing out on the epic romance that is Sam and Nick! There’s never been a better time to dive into the Fatal world than right now […]
The weather gods came through once again with a “perfect ten” for Marie’s Third Annual Reader Weekend in Rhode Island, where more than 240 people attended various weekend events, including the Tiki Bar reception and dinner Friday, the trip to Block Island Saturday and the book signing/Q&A Sunday. Twenty-nine states and three countries—the U.S., Australia and […]
Today I’m THRILLED to welcome my favorite author(s), Christina Lauren, to the blog! Christina Hobbs and Lauren Billings, who co-write the Beautiful Bastard and Wild Things Series, have turned me into a shameless fan girl over their books. I LOVE THEM! I read them on day one, even when I’m supposed to be writing my […]
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. Duchess By Deception is the first in her new historical romance Gilded Series, that will continue with Deceived By Desire in September 2019..
Her books have sold more than 8.5 million copies worldwide, have been translated into more than a dozen languages and have appeared on the New York Times bestseller list 30 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 three-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.