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Shelley Adina is the author of 24 novels published by Harlequin, Warner, and Hachette, and a dozen more published by Moonshell Books, Inc., her own independent press. She writes steampunk and contemporary romance as Shelley Adina, and as Adina Senft, writes Amish women’s fiction. She holds an MFA in Writing Popular Fiction from Seton Hill University in Pennsylvania, where she teaches as adjunct faculty. She won RWA’s RITA Award® in 2005, and was a finalist in 2006. When she’s not writing, Shelley is usually quilting, sewing historical costumes, or hanging out in the garden with her flock of rescued chickens.

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Shelley Adina Yes, absolutely! I'm starting the process with Fiona Hardingham now to carve out some time in her shooting schedule. Hope to have release dates soon! …moreYes, absolutely! I'm starting the process with Fiona Hardingham now to carve out some time in her shooting schedule. Hope to have release dates soon! --Shelley(less)
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This book was such a delight. Watching Dimity at work, cheerfully setting the [un]dead to rights and bringing, er, life back to dark and dangerous places kept the pages turning--especially with a worse kind of death overshadowing all. The romance bet ...more
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Graeme Hi Shelley, Thanks for your friendship... look forward to reading "Lady of Devices" love the time period.


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