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Lori Handeland

USA flag (b.1961)

aka Lori Austin

Lori Handeland has written over fifty novels, novellas and short stories in several genres--historical, contemporary, series and paranormal romance, as well as urban fantasy--for such publishers as: Dorchester, Kensington, Harlequin, St. Martins Press, Harper-Collins, Simon and Schuster and Penguin/Putnam

She is a New York Times, USA Today, Waldenbooks and Bookscan Bestselling Author and the recipient of many industry awards, including two RITA Awards from Romance Writers of America for Best Paranormal and Best Long Contemporary Romance, a Romantic Times Award for Best Harlequin Superromance, the Colorado Romance Writers Award of Excellence, the Write Touch Readers Award, the National Readers Choice Award and the Prism Award.

Published world wide and known for her popular and highly acclaimed Nightcreature paranormal series, as well as the Urban Fantasy series The Phoenix Chronicles, and the historical fantasy series, Shakespeare Undead, Lori also writes gritty, sexy western historical romance under the name Lori Austin. Look for her Once Upon a Time in the West series.

Genres: Paranormal Romance, Romance, Urban Fantasy, Historical Romance, Horror
Series contributed to
Rock Creek Six
   1. Reese (2001)
   3. Rico (2001)
   5. Nate (2002)
Anthologies containing stories by Lori Handeland
Short stories
Charmed by the Moon (2006)
There Will Be Demons (2012)

Rita Awards Best Novel winner (2005) : Blue Moon
Rita Awards Best Novel winner (2007) : The Mommy Quest

Lori Handeland recommends
Watchers in the Night (2006)
(Guardians of the Night, book 1)
Jenna Black
"In Watchers in the Night, Jenna Black has created a fresh and fascinating vampire universe. What more could any lover of the paranormal ask for."

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