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 · 1,794 ratings · 300 reviews · 34 distinct worksSimilar authors
Double Occupancy

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Best Laid Plans

3.43 avg rating — 196 ratings — published 1983 — 5 editions
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Calculated Risk

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Rules Of The Game

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Dare The Devil

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Amateur Detectives: A Write...

3.45 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 1996
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Partners in Crime

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Special Delivery

3.65 avg rating — 57 ratings — published 1997 — 7 editions
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Designing Woman

3.73 avg rating — 45 ratings — published 1982 — 6 editions
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Fabulous characters, plot loaded with twists and turns, and an ending that will leave you shouting: 'OMG....holy hell!'
Faryn Steel is a unique heroine with a unique life-style. She is strong, smart, and knows how to do her job. Totally loved her.

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