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Brenda Hiatt

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New York Times bestselling author Brenda Hiatt has published 18 novels to date, her first 15 with Harlequin and HarperCollins. Her novels include six traditional Regency romances, one time travel romance and eight historical romances, most set in Regency England, as well as one humorous mystery and a new young adult series. She has indie published her backlist and is currently writing more books in her young adult SF romance STARSTRUCK series. In addition to writing, Brenda is passionate about embracing life to the fullest, to include scuba diving (she has over 60 dives to her credit), Taekwondo (where she recently achieved her 2nd degree black belt), hiking, traveling, and pursuing new experiences and skills. She is an active member of Rom ...more


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Brenda Hiatt Walking seems to be my best way to get through writer's block (which usually means I've hit a snag in my plot somewhere). While walking, I try to slip…moreWalking seems to be my best way to get through writer's block (which usually means I've hit a snag in my plot somewhere). While walking, I try to slip into a character's skin and think things through the way that character would--it often helps a LOT. In fact, walking has helped my writing so much over the years, I now write while walking on a treadmill! :)(less)
Brenda Hiatt Giving life to the people and stories living in my head and sharing them with others! But I also love being able to set my own hours (I'm NOT an early…moreGiving life to the people and stories living in my head and sharing them with others! But I also love being able to set my own hours (I'm NOT an early morning person!) and working in comfy clothes and shoes while walking on my treadmill. I wouldn't trade it for any other job! :)(less)
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Since the Starstruck series contains a sprinkling of Martian/Nuathan words, I thought readers might appreciate a glossary all in one place (in addition to the chapter titles in Starcrossed and Starbound).You may notice a vaguely Celtic or Gaelic flavor to the Nuathan language—which makes perfect sense, given the origins of the Martian colony of Nuath (transplanted there from a tiny Irish villag...

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"What a great conclusion to the series! I was appalled at the ending of book 3, because I was beginning to like Sean (I didn't want to like him, after all) and hope good things for him, and was infuriated that Rigel would willingly undergo memory e..." Read more of this review »
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" I almost can't believe it! STARFALL, the 4th and final book of my Starstruck series, is releasing TOMORROW!
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" To celebrate the release TOMORROW (squee!) of STARFALL (the 4th and final book of this series), the FIRST book in the series, STARSTRUCK, is now FREE ...more "
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