Authors 2017-12-18T12:34:06+00:00

ORWA Authors

Meet an ORWA author at one of our workshops, or check to see if they’ll be making any author appearances!

Alexa Bloom

Author of small-town romance with suspense and comedy elements. Winner of the RWA National Reader’s Choice Award (Once In A Blue Kentucky Moon).


Jenn Burke

Author of sci-fi and paranormal romance


Opal Carew

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of Erotic Romance.

  • 3-time winner of the Golden Quill
  • 2-time winner of the Golden Leaf Award
  • Winner of the National Readers’ Choice Award, CRA Award of Excellence, Silken Sands, and JABBIC, Sexiest Cover.


Ruby Carew

Pseudonym for Opal Carew. As Opal she publishes erotic love stories that push the limits, but as Ruby she doesn’t know what limits are!

Ruby’s website

Louise Clark

Author of Mystery, Historical, and Time Travel Romance.


Carey Decevito

Writer of Erotic Romance.


Lucy Farago

Author of Romantic Suspense.

Maggie Award winner (Romantic Suspense) for Sin on the Strip


Maureen Fisher

Author of Sassy Romantic Adventures and Misadventures with Kick-Ass Heroines and Smokin’ Hot Heroes.


Brenda Gayle

Contemporary Romance author.


Jen Gilroy

Author of heartwarming, small-town contemporary romance and RWA® Golden Heart® finalist 2015 in Contemporary Romance.


Julie Evelyn Joyce

Author of quirky and witty Romances.
Winner of First Coast Romance Writers Beacon Contest back in December for category-length romance.


Anne Lange

Award-winning author of sizzling Contemporary and Erotic Romance. Amazon & All Romance EBook Best Selling author.

  • Winner of 2015 Book Buyers Best Contest, Erotic Romance Category
  • Winner of 2015 National Excellence in Romance Fiction (NERFA), Erotic Romance Category
  • Winner of 2016 Carolyn Readers’ Choice Award, Erotic Romance Category


Eve Langlais

New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Romance author of paranormal, cyborg, alien, werewolf, futuristic/sci-fi, and more.


Jennifer Carole Lewis

Author of Action and Paranormal Romance.


Ashlyn Macnamara

USA Today bestselling author of witty, wicked Regency and Fantasy Romances.

2011, Golden Heart Regency Historical Finalist.


TB Mann

Author of reverse harem romance.


Debbie Mason

USA Today bestselling author of contemporary and Christmas romances.


She also writes Scottish romance and historical paranormals as Debbie Mazzuca.

M.H. Susanne Matthews

Amazon bestselling author of romance, suspense, and historical novels.


Sharon Page

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of Erotic Historical Romance, Erotic Paranormal Romance, Sensual Historical Romance, and New Adult Contemporary Erotic Romance.

  • Two time winner of the RT Bookreviews Reviewers Choice Award (once for erotic Romance, once for historical romance)
  • Nominee for RT Bookreviews Career Achievement in Erotic Romance
  • 3-time winner of the National Readers’ Choice Award (for erotic romance)
  • Winner of the Golden Quill, the Colorado Award of Excellence, and the WisRWA Write Touch Award (all erotic romance)
  • Daphne Finalist (RWA’s Kiss of Death chapter)


Linda Poitevin

Linda Poitevin is the author of the Grigori Legacy, a dark urban fantasy series featuring a hard-as-nails cop caught up in the war between Heaven and Hell. She has published six full-length novels and one novella.


Jessica Ripley

Jessica writes sweet contemporary, paranormal, and historical romance.


Mandy Rosko

USA Today bestselling author of Paranormal Romances that range from light steamy to erotic, as well as hot Contemporary Romance.


Angela Scavone

Author of Military and contemporary romance.