Iris Johansen





Iris Johansen

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April 07, 1938

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Johansen began writing after her children left home for college. She first achieved success in the early 1980s writing category romances. In 1991, Johansen began writing suspense historical romance novels, starting with the publication of The Wind Dancer. In 1996 Johansen switched genres, turning to crime fiction, with which she has had great success. She had seventeen consecutive New York Times bestsellers as of November 2006.

Johansen is an American author of crime fiction and romance novels who lives in Georgia and is married. Her son, Roy Johansen, is an Edgar Award-winning screenwriter and novelist. Her daughter, Tamara, serves as her research assistant.

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“ She gave him a cool glance over her shoulder. "May your balls wither away and you develope an allergy to Viagra and all its counterparts."
He looked at her, stunned. And then he suddenly exploded into laughter.
"God, you're a formidable woman"
"No, I'm not. I'm soft, remember?"
She slammed the door behind her.”
Iris Johansen, Killer Dreams
tags: humor

“My your balls wither away and you develop and allergy to Viagra and all it's counter-parts
(Sophie to Royd)”
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“Anticipation makes pleasure more intense”
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Romance Series Lists: Wind Dancer - Iris Johansen 2 82 Feb 01, 2009 12:12AM  
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