GLITZ AND GLAMOUR

on February 4, 2016
Into the Fury

Behind the Scenes of a Lingerie Fashion Show. One of the fun things about writing is the places your research takes you.  In INTO THE FURY, Ethan Brodie, a bodyguard at Brodie Operations Security Services– BOSS,Inc, the guys call it–is hired to protect the models in the La Belle lingerie fashion when they receive threatening… Read More

Kat Martin

Kat Martin

Currently living near Missoula, Montana, Kat Martin is the bestselling author of over sixty-five Historical and Contemporary Romantic Suspense novels. The New York Times bestselling author of the AGAINST series, before Kat started writing in 1985, she was a real estate broker. During that time, she met her husband, L. J. Martin, also an author with over 33 book-length works. Kat is a graduate of the University of California at Santa Barbara, where she majored in Anthropology and also studied History. "I love anything old," Kat says. "I love to travel and especially like to visit the places where my books are set. My husband and I often stay in out-of-the-way inns and houses built in times past. It's fun and it gives a wonderful sense of a by-gone era." To date, Kat has over sixteen million copies of her books in print. She is published in more than twenty foreign countries, including Germany, France, Norway, Sweden, China, Korea, Bulgaria, Russia, England, South Africa, Italy, Spain, Argentina, Japan and Greece.

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HERO AND HEROINE

on June 8, 2015
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Finding Just the Right Match When I come up with a story idea, one of the most import aspects and sometimes the most difficult, is to find the right romantic match.  The right hero for the right heroine, two people who, by the end of the novel, will fit perfectly together.  Since AGAINST THE TIDE… Read More

On the Road to Alaska

on May 29, 2015
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The idea for a trilogy set in Alaska began when my husband and I took a road trip several years ago all the way to Fairbanks and back.  We loved it, couldn’t wait to go again. A second trip seemed the perfect opportunity to develop plots and characters for books about the three brothers I… Read More

HOW CAN A WRITER CHANGE GENRES?

on April 8, 2015
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A question I’m often asked is how I managed to change from writing Historical Romance novels to writing Contemporary Romantic Suspense. To be honest, it wasn’t easy to do.  Publishers are not risk takers.  They want to take the safe road.  It’s easier for them to sell the same kind of book by an author… Read More

HITTING THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER LIST

on February 12, 2015
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  By Kat Martin Thirty years ago when I first started writing, my goal was to become a successful author.  I wanted to be able to quit my real estate job and write full time.  Fortunately, with my husband still working, I was able to make that happen fairly quickly. Still, when I finally sold… Read More

Writing Romantic Suspense

on January 21, 2015
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by Kat Martin I’ve always been a plot-oriented writer, which can be a boon or a burden.  When I came up with the idea to write three books set in Alaska, I knew immediately knew I wanted the stories to revolve around three brothers.  I had written about the Raines brothers when I began my… Read More

HITTING THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER LIST

on December 12, 2014
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by Kat Martin Thirty years ago when I first started writing, my goal was to become a successful author.  I wanted to be able to quit my real estate job and write full time.  Fortunately, with my husband still working, I was able to make that happen fairly quickly. Still, when I finally I sold… Read More