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Elaine Raco Chase

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Elaine Raco Chase is the award-winning author of seventeen paperback novels with over 3 million books in print. She is published in 25 countries and 15 languages.

As a romance writer, Chase has won two sales awards for top romance novels of the year, Romantic Times Lifetime Achievement Award for romantic suspense, and the Affaire de Coeur Silver Pen Award for writing excellence. Her non-fiction debut Amateur Detectives - A Writer's Guide was nominated for the prestigious Agatha Christie Award.

Elaine was past President of Sisters in Crime International, a charter member of Romance Writers of America and a registered lecturer for Poets and Writers.

She currently teaches a variety of writing courses.


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Average rating: 3.64 · 1,751 ratings · 295 reviews · 31 distinct worksSimilar authors
Double Occupancy

3.55 avg rating — 292 ratings — published 1982 — 7 editions
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Best Laid Plans

3.43 avg rating — 198 ratings — published 1983 — 5 editions
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Calculated Risk

3.13 avg rating — 210 ratings — published 1983 — 10 editions
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Rules Of The Game

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Caught in a Trap:

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Dare The Devil

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Partners in Crime

3.85 avg rating — 48 ratings — published 1994 — 3 editions
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Special Delivery

3.60 avg rating — 53 ratings — published 1997 — 7 editions
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Designing Woman

3.70 avg rating — 46 ratings — published 1982 — 6 editions
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"Wonderful story! This well-plotted, entertaining page-turner kept me riveted. Nikki is a vivacious redhead and Roman is just the top-dog kind of guy to take her on. The twists and turns in the book make it a really great read."
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