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Cherie Claire

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Cherie Claire grew up in south Louisiana, with mud between her toes and a rabid love of Mardi Gras parades. Born in New Orleans and now living in Cajun Country, she couldn't help but write about her unique, colorful state.

Cherie is the award-winning author of several Cajun historical romances and The Cajun Embassy series of contemporary romances and the Viola Valentine paranormal mystery series. She's a Holt Award finalist, a Romantic Times Reviewer's Choice Award finalist and received the Louisiana Press Women Book of the Year.

She also writes non-fiction books under the name of Cheré Dastugue Coen.

Visit her website at www.cherieclaire.net and write to her at CajunRomances@Yahoo.com.
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(In Louisiana, we have bugs the size of VWs. A tree roach, for instance, is more horrific than any zombie movie.)(less)
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Wish I could love this time of year

Fifteen years ago a storm entered the Gulf of Mexico and my life changed forever. So much so that I created a character — New Orleans' Viola Valentine — who had a similar experience, allowing me to write my grief through her. I'll never forget waking up on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005, my husband standing in the doorway of our bedroom."Hurricane Katrina's a Category 5!," he said.Today, I woke to Laura Read more of this blog post »
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