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My mission is to write historical fiction and romance that explores women's lives and brings their struggles and triumphs out of the shadows of history and onto the canvas of our American past. I wish to share the stories of women whose lives are untold, who don’t exist in textbooks: the disenfranchised, the forgotten, those with double lives and huge hearts filled with weakness and courage.

My current novel, Under the Pale Moon, is due for release in Spring 2015. Set in post-World War II Monterey, California, it explores the relationship of a married woman breaking the bonds of conformity, and a combat nurse haunted by the ghosts of war.

My interactive historical romances The Very Thought of You and It Don't Mean a Thing, are out now on Ki
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In This Small SpotHot off her recent Goldie win for the stunning novel,In This Small Spot, Caren Werlinger graciously joins me to share her thoughts on writing and researching historical fiction. She has a knack for weaving the present and pa st in delicious prose and surprising twists of story and character. Without further ado…


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Bowery Girl
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