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Barbara Delinsky


(Barbara Ruth Greenberg Delinsky)
USA flag (b.1945)

aka Billie Douglass, Bonnie Drake

Barbara Delinsky is the author of more than twenty New York Times bestselling books. She has been published in twenty-eight languages worldwide. A lifelong New Englander, Delinsky earned a B.A. in psychology at Tufts University and an M.A. in sociology at Boston College. She lives in Massachusetts with her husband, more books than she'll ever be able to read, two tennis racquets, and enough electronic devices to keep in close touch with her children and their families.

Genres: Romance, Romantic Suspense
 
Series
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Victoria Lesser
   1. The Real Thing (1986)
   2. Twelve Across (1987)
     aka Crossed Hearts
   3. A Single Rose (1987)
     aka The Invitation
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Novels
   Surrender by Moonlight (1981) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   Sweet Ember (1981) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   Sensuous Burgundy (1981) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   Search for a New Dawn (1982) (as by Billie Douglass)
   The Ardent Protector (1982) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   A Time to Love (1982) (as by Billie Douglass)
   Whispered Promise (1982) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   Lilac Awakening (1982) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   Knightly Love (1982) (as by Billie Douglass)
   Amber Enchantment (1982) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   Sweet Serenity (1982) (as by Billie Douglass)
   Fast Courting (1983) (as by Billie Douglass)
   Flip Side of Yesterday (1983) (as by Billie Douglass)
   The Silver Fox (1983) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   The Passionate Touch (1983) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   Beyond Fantasy (1983) (as by Billie Douglass)
   Passion and Illusion (1983) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   An Irresistible Impulse (1983)
   The Carpenter's Lady (1983) (as by Billie Douglass)
   Gemstone (1983) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   Lover from the Sea (1983) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   Moment to Moment (1984) (as by Bonnie Drake)
   Bronze Mystique (1984)
   Finger Prints (1984)
   Variation on a Theme (1984) (as by Billie Douglass)
   Secret of the Stone (1985)
   Chances Are (1985)
   First Things First (1985)
   Within Reach (1986)
   First, Best and Only (1986)
   Jasmine Sorcery (1986)
     aka The Scent of Jasmine
   Threats and Promises (1986)
   Twilight Whispers (1987)
   Cardinal Rules (1987)
   Heat Wave (1987)
   T.L.C. (1988)
   Through My Eyes (1989)
   Heart of the Night (1989)
   Montana Man (1989)
   Commitments (1990)
   Having Faith (1990)
   Facets (1990)
   A Woman Betrayed (1991)
   The Stud (1991)
   The Passions of Chelsea Kane (1992)
   More Than Friends (1993)
   Suddenly (1994)
   For My Daughters (1994)
   Together Alone (1995)
   Shades of Grace (1996)
   Father Figure (1997)
   A Woman's Place (1997)
   Three Wishes (1997)
   Coast Road (1998)
   The Vineyard (2000)
   The Woman Next Door (2001)
   Flirting with Pete (2003)
   The Summer I Dared (2004)
   Looking for Peyton Place (2005)
   Family Tree (2007)
   The Secret Between Us (2008)
   While My Sister Sleeps (2009)
   Not My Daughter (2009)
   Escape (2011)
   Sweet Salt Air (2013)
   Father of the Bride (2014)
   Blueprints (2015)
   Before and Again (2018)
   A Week at the Shore (2020)
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Omnibus
   With This Ring (1991) (with Bethany Campbell, Bobby Hutchinson and Anne McAllister)
   Threats and Promises / Her Secret Past (1993) (with Amanda Stevens)
   Three Complete Novels (1993)
   Expecting! (1996) (with Rita Clay Estrada and Michelle Reid)
   Sensuous Burgundy / Gemstone (1997)
   Forever Yours (1997) (with Catherine Coulter and Linda Howard)
   Coast Road / Three Wishes (1998)
   Heart and Soul (1998) (with Stella Cameron and Linda Howard)
   Summer Lovers (1998) (with Elizabeth Lowell and Anne Stuart)
   Heatwave (Omnibus) (1998) (with Tess Gerritsen and Linda Lael Miller)
   Rekindled (1998)
   Dangerous Desires (1999) (with Jayne Ann Krentz and Anne Stuart)
   Impulse (2000) (with Tess Gerritsen and Linda Howard)
   Father of the Bride / Handsome as Sin (2000) (with Kelsey Roberts)
   Meant to Be (2001) (with Jayne Ann Krentz and Kristine Rolofson)
   Perfect Timing (2001) (with Tess Gerritsen and Muriel Jensen)
   Bronze Mystique / Secrets in Silence (2001) (with Gayle Wilson)
   Take 5 (2002)
   Family Passions (2002) (with Tess Gerritsen and Jayne Ann Krentz)
   Lost in the Night (2002) (with Tara Taylor Quinn and Anne Stuart)
   In Too Deep (2003) (with Stephanie Bond)
   Sheer Abandon / The Golden Cup / The Summer I Dared (2005) (with Penny Vincenzi and Marcia Willett)
   Trust (2008)
   Secret Of The Stone / Real Thing (2008)
   Dream Man (2009)
   Friends & Lovers (2010)
   Sanctuary (2011)
   Destiny (2012)
   Warm Hearts (2012)
   Eternity (2012)
   Love Songs (2013)
   Forbidden Love (2013)
   Secret Promises (2014)
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Collections
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Novellas
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Series contributed to
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Non fiction
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Awards
Rita Awards Best Novel winner (1988) : Twilight Whispers


Barbara Delinsky recommends
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Angel Flying Too Close to the Ground (1996)
Annie Garrett
"A beautiful love story, told in a delightfully fresh voice. I loved it."
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Taste of Honey (2002)
(Carson Springs, book 2)
Eileen Goudge
"A triumph."
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The Last Summer (2002)
John Hough Jr
"A heartwarming novel of love and loss, of small-town angst in a world on the cusp of change."
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Law of Attraction (2010)
(Anna Curtis, book 1)
Allison Leotta
"A beautifully written and suspenseful debut."
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The Girl He Used to Know (2019)
Tracey Garvis-Graves
"The most riveting, rewarding, refreshing novel I've read in years."
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The Two Lives of Lydia Bird (2019)
Josie Silver
"The Two Lives of Lydia Bird offers wit in abundance, deeply satisfying characterization, and a mega-dose of heart. What a journey these characters take, and what magic this author uses to bring each of them alive. Josie Silver is fresh, insightful, and daring. Her voice is one of rising strength in women’s fiction today."

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