Christine W. Hartmann

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Christine Hartmann grew up in Ohio and Delaware and loves traveling to exotic, romantic settings. After a college semester in Kathmandu, her first three “real” jobs were all in northern Japan, where she lived for almost 10 years. She currently splits her career between her daytime occupation (improving the quality of veterans’ nursing home care) and her nights/weekend avocation (writing both fiction and non-fiction books). She’s currently working on the Wild at Heart romantic suspense series, of which Wild Within, set on the Pacific Crest Trail, is book one. Her husband Ron Strickland is a well-known long-distance hiker and trail guide writer and the founder of the 1,200-mile Pacific Northwest National Scenic Trail. Christine loves reading ...more

What attracts you to someone? Hint: it’s not physique…

A recent survey of my Wild at Heart Newsletter readers focused on what characteristic about a person most attracted them immediately. I designed a list of options encompassing everything from clothes to smile to physique. I had the survey program randomize the choices for each participant, so people didn’t see them in the same order. Hundreds of readers responded. And the results surprised me!


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Published on October 07, 2017 11:36
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Wild Within (Wild at Heart #1)

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