Catherine Anderson

Catherine Anderson

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in Grants Pass, Oregon, The United States
December 22, 1948




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Adeline Catherine was born on 22 December 1948 in in Grants Pass, Oregon, USA. She always yearned to be a writer like her mother. The morning that one of her professors asked if she could use samples of Catherine’s creative writing on an overhead projector to teach was a dream come true. In 1988, she sold her first book to Harlequin Intrigue and went on to write three more before she tried her hand at a single-title historical romance. Nine books later, she did her first single-title contemporary.

Catherine married Sidney D. Anderson, an electrical engineer, and they had two sons, Sidney D. Jr. and Jo...more

Average rating: 4.09 · 56,707 ratings · 3,987 reviews · 47 distinct works · Similar authors
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More books by Catherine Anderson…
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“Sammantha: Tucker?
Tucker: Does some other man call at this hour just to hear your voice? If so, give me his name, and I'll kill him.”
Catherine Anderson, Sun Kissed

“And if you ever - and I do mean ever - try to leave me, I’m goin’ with you.”
Catherine Anderson, Cherish

“Well? I've had a great birthday so far. Are you going to make it the most memorable one of my life by telling me you love me back?"
~Isaiah Coulter”
Catherine Anderson, My Sunshine


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  8 votes, 36.4%

Only By Your Touch
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