Pursuing Publication

on September 9, 2016
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by Kat Martin I’m sure every author has an interesting tale of how he or she got published.  Mine is sort of a merry-go-round story that began when I met my husband, Larry.  He had written a Western saga and as we began to date, he asked if I wanted to read it.  Being a… 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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Research Can Really Be A Bitch

on June 10, 2016
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(But it’s worth it) As an author, sometimes what you think is going to be a great idea for a novel turns into a great big UGH!  That’s what happens when the research takes over your life and you have a whole lot more work to do than you had planned.  Not that it isn’t… Read More

HOW I GOT PUBLISHED

on May 30, 2016
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by Kat Martin I’m sure every author has an interesting tale of how he or she got published.  Mine is sort of a merry-go-round story that began when I met my future husband.  He had written a Western called Shadow of the Mast by L.J. Martin.  After we started dating, he asked me to read… Read More

INTO THE WHIRLWIND

on April 29, 2016
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Hello Friends, Next up for me is INTO THE WHIRLWIND, the second of my BOSS Inc, novels!  It’s Megan and Dirk’s wild and tumultuous story; one of my personal favorites.  And ya gotta love the cover!! It hits the shelves May 31st. I just received the review from RT BOOK REVIEWS, and thought I would… Read More

GLITZ AND GLAMOUR

on February 4, 2016
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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

WHAT’S IN A NAME?

on January 13, 2016
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by Kat Martin In the course of writing more than sixty books, I’ve learned that a character’s name is extremely important.  I spend hours pouring over lists of names:  American, English, Italian, French, Japanese, Russian, Chinese, etc. Months before I start a novel, I begin to work on choosing the right names for my hero… Read More

2016 Brings Promise of New Books

on January 5, 2016
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by Jeanne Devlin Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering ‘It will be happier.’ — Alfred Lord Tennyson What would the New Year be without the promise of new books — and new series — by your favorite authors? Not a year this reader would want to endure. But fear not,… Read More

Christmas Traditions!

on December 7, 2015
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Do you hike the woods for your Christmas Tree? Hi Everybody! Since Christmas is just around the corner, I thought it might be fun to send you one of my favorite recipes. Living in Montana, we’re lucky to enjoy a white Christmas.  Up here, many people cut their own trees, but we learned early on… Read More

HEARTLESS

on November 4, 2015
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by Kat Martin HEARTLESS is the first book in my Rogue’s Trilogy.  The book was published by St. Martin’s Press, who has done a fantastic job of re-issuing the novel with a spectacular new cover. Originally, the three books were titled HEARTLESS, RECKLESS, AND SHAMELESS (titles I loved!)  But I changed publishers after the first… Read More

Fanning the Flame

on October 15, 2015
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FANNING THE FLAME is the third book in my Rogue’s Trilogy, after HEARTLESS and THE FIRE INSIDE.  The books were originally titled Heartless, Reckless, and Shameless, but after HEARTLESS was released, the titles were changed.  Tricky to figure out even today. The books, unavailable for over a decade, are now out in all digital formats…. Read More