… a story that will touch your heart! Some stories just won’t get out of your head until you write them down. That’s what happened to me with THE CHRISTMAS CLOCK. Being known for writing romance, I had written a spicy historical Christmas romance set around Sherman’s occupation of Savannah on Christmas Eve. It was… Read More
Currently living near Missoula, Montana, Kat Martin is
bestselling author of over sixty-five Historical and
Contemporary Romantic Suspense novels. The New York
Times bestselling author of the AGAINST series,
Kat started writing in 1985, she was a real estate
During that time, she met her husband, L. J. Martin, also
author with over 33 book-length works. Kat is a graduate
the University of California at Santa Barbara, where she
majored in Anthropology and also studied History.
love anything old," Kat says. "I love to
and especially like to visit the places where my books
set. My husband and I often stay in out-of-the-way inns
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
print. She is published in more than twenty foreign
countries, including Germany, France, Norway, Sweden,
Korea, Bulgaria, Russia, England, South Africa, Italy,
Spain, Argentina, Japan and Greece.
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
(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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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by Linda O. Johnston I’ll bet you can guess what I’m talking about: 2016. Can you believe that this year is about to end? It’s December, and this will be my last Writerspace blog for the year. It’s certainly gone fast. I had three books published in 2016: TO CATCH A TREAT, the second Barkery… Read More