The Appeal of the Younger Hero

on March 25, 2016
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by Coleen Kwan When I was growing up, most of the romance books I read featured heroines much younger than the hero. A gap of ten years or more seemed the norm, and heroines were often as young as eighteen or twenty-one. Nowadays, our reading tastes have evolved, and it’s not that uncommon for romances… Read More

Coleen Kwan

Coleen Kwan has been a bookworm all her life. At school English was her favorite subject, but for some reason she decided on a career in IT. After many years of programming, she wondered what else there was in life — and discovered writing. She loves writing contemporary romance and steampunk romance. Coleen lives in Sydney, Australia with her partner and two children. When she isn’t writing she enjoys avoiding housework, eating chocolate, and watching TV shows like Criminal Minds and Masterchef.

Writing About Sisters

on November 20, 2013
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I don’t have a sister, but I have two daughters who are two years apart.  So, when the relationship between Meg and Caroline Rossi became a focal point in my new book, Unexpectedly Yours, I didn’t have to look far for material. Meg and Caroline’s relationship is difficult on some days and wonderful on others,… Read More