A Kiss So Deadly Coming Soon in E-book

on January 20, 2015

by Candice Poarch Happy New Year!!!  I hope you had a wonderful Holiday season and are embracing the New Year with renewed energy, new goals and expectations. Most kids can’t wait to leave home and stretch their wings.  Often it’s decades later before they wonder what was so bad about home in the first place. … Read More

Candice Poarch

Candice Poarch

Candice Poarch takes pride in crafting believable stories featuring African-American heroes and heroines.  The characters in her books demonstrate a strong sense of community and family support.  She firmly believes that everyday life in America (whether small town or major metropolitan city) has its own rich rewards.  She also likes telling stories that will leave today’s busy reader feeling refreshed and hopeful—not always an easy task, she says, but well worth the challenge.

Her fourteenth book, BITTERSWEET, (Dafina, July, 2006) deals with the heart, family, extended family and community.  "I really enjoyed Bittersweet... romance, comedy, mystery and intrigue...I would definitely recommend Bittersweet as a book club selection."  —Karen Monroe, Woman2Woman Book Club member.  Candice Poarch’s fifteenth book, SWEET SOUTHERN COMFORT, will be published by Kimani Press in November, 2006.

A native of Stony Creek, a small town in Southern Virginia, Candice Poarch holds a Bachelor of Science degree in physics from Virginia State University.  Formerly a computer systems manager, writing is now her full-time career. She is a member of Romance Writers of America, Multicultural Romance Writers, and Washington Romance Writers, where she  served as publicity coordinator for three years and worked on market news for two years. Investing is her favorite hobby. She  particularly wishes  to teach children the value of investing, feeling that children can use these skills to help provide them with financial security and confidence in their adult lives.

Ms. Poarch is married and has three children.  She currently lives in Springfield, Virginia.

Candice Poarch’s Summer Read

on July 10, 2014

Secrets in the Sand (e-book) is Available Now Secrets can destroy… Secrets can change you… Secrets can be deadly—and more… Secrets in the Sand is the 3rd title in the Fifty Gone Wild series.  The first two titles are Christmas Gone Wild and Slippery Slope. Two-time divorcee Kristin Mayer moved to Wet Sands, North Carolina, to… Read More

Candice Poarch’s Summer Read is Available!

on June 5, 2014

Candice Poarch’s Summer Read Secrets in the Sand (e-book) Available Now One of the fascinating things about writing is the opportunity to create unique characters. Secrets in the Sand is a nod for women who aren’t afraid to take on traditional “male” jobs and household tasks. Enter Nicole Curtis, a woman who’s right in the… Read More

Slippery Slope is available now!

on May 20, 2014

Consider how you would feel if you suddenly found out your husband was having an affair with a much younger woman.  Later, when they both turn up dead it makes you the number one suspect.  Amy has to endure all of these trials when she attempts to unravel the mystery around her husband’s betrayal and… Read More