Johanna Lindsey


Born
in Germany
March 10, 1952

Died
October 27, 2019

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Johanna Helen Howard was born on March 10, 1952 in Germany, where her father, Edwin Dennis Howard, a soldier in the U.S. Army was stationed. The family moved about a great deal when she was young. Her father always dreamed of retiring to Hawaii, and after he passed away in 1964 Johanna and her mother settled there to honor him.

In 1970, when she was still in school, she married Ralph Lindsey, becoming a young housewife. The marriage had three children; Alfred, Joseph and Garret, who already have made her a grandmother. After her husband's death, Johanna moved to Maine, New England, to stay near her family.

Johanna Lindsey wrote her first book, Captive Bride in 1977 "on a whim", and the book was a success. By 2006, with over 58 Million copies
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You Will Be Missed

I was just updating this blog. She releases a novel every year around June, and I had not updated the blog in about a year, since a lot has been happening in my life. To my utter shock, I found that she had passed away on 27th October, 2019.

I sit at my keyboard and I wonder what to type because my heart is so full of emotion right now. I will never forget the first novel I had read, written by Ms

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