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Betina Krahn

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Betina Krahn (born Huntington, West Virginia) is a RITA Award winning and New York Times best-selling author of historical romance novels.

Krahn, born Betina Maynard, is the second daughter of Dors Maynard and Regina Triplett. Krahn learned to read at the age of four, and began making up her own stories when she was only six. In fifth grade she won a silver "Noble Order of Bookworms" pin for her achievements in reading, and the following year she began writing down her stories.

Krahn graduated from high school in Newark, Ohio and received a B.S. in Education (Biological Sciences) at Ohio State University.

Genres: Historical Romance, Romance
   Not Quite Married (1983)
     aka Rapture's Ransom
   Passion's Storm (1985)
   Rebel Passion (1987)
   Hidden Fires (1988)
   Passion's Treasure (1989)
     aka Just Say Yes
   Passion's Ransom (1989)
   The Paradise Bargain (1989)
     aka Love's Brazen Fire
   Luck Be a Lady (1990)
     aka Midnight Magic
   The Enchantment (1992)
     aka My Warrior's Heart
   The Princess and the Barbarian (1993)
   The Unlikely Angel (1996)
   The Mermaid (1997)
   The Soft Touch (1999)
   Sweet Talking Man (2000)
   Make Me Yours (2009)
   Three Nights with The Princess (2018)
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Novellas and Short Stories
   Hooked (2012)
Series contributed to
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Betina Krahn recommends
The Princess and Her Pirate (2003)
(Sedonia, book 1)
Lois Greiman
"Warm, witty, and gently wise."
You Made Me Love You (2000)
Neesa Hart
"A powerful new voice in women's romantic fiction."
Briar Rose (1999)
(Celtic Rogues, book 4)
Kimberly Cates
"Lush and lyrical... Kimberly Cates creates enchantment on every page."

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2007 Rita Award for Best Novel : The Book of True Desires

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