Leslie Hachtel

Leslie Hachtel

Leslie Hachtel was born in Ohio, raised in New York and has been a gypsy most of her adult life. Her various jobs, including licensed veterinary technician, caterer, horseback riding instructor for the disabled and advertising media buyer have given her a wealth of experiences.

However, it has been writing that has consistently been her passion. She sold an episode of a TV show, had a screenplay optioned and has so far produced nine novels, including six historicals and three romantic suspense.

Leslie lives in Cordova, Tennessee with a fabulously supportive engineer husband and her writing buddy, Jakita, a terrier.

Leslie Hachtel Contest

Leslie Hachtel is giving away to TWO winners an autographed copy of THE JESTER’S DANCE and the first ten pages of the soon to be released A DANCE IN TIME.

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Excerpt from The Thornless Rose, an Elizabethan Time Travel novel

on January 6, 2015

by Morgan O’Neill In this scene, time travelers Anne Howard and Dr. Jonathan Brandon are thrown together for the first time. Anne felt a tingling, a creeping of skin on the back of her neck and arms. She closed her eyes, suddenly feeling faint, when the air stilled beyond anything she had ever experienced. What… Read More