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Grace Burrowes at RWA 2011
Grace at the RWA
Literacy Signing in
New York City 2011.

Professional Bio

Grace Burrowes grew up in central Pennsylvania and is the sixth out of seven children. She discovered romance novels when in junior high (back when there was a such a thing), and has been reading them voraciously ever since. Grace has a bachelor's degree in Political Science, a Bachelor of Music in Music History, (both from The Pennsylvania State University); a Master's Degree in Conflict Transformation from Eastern Mennonite University; and a Juris Doctor from The National Law Center at The George Washington University. Her debut novel, The Heir was chosen as a Publishers Weekly Top Five Romances for 2010, and is the first in an eight-sibling historical romance series published by Sourcebooks Casablanca.

Grace Burrowes grew up in central Pennsylvania and is the sixth out of seven children. She discovered romance novels when in junior high (back when there was such a thing), and has been reading them voraciously ever since. Grace has a bachelor's degree in Political Science, a Bachelor of Music in Music History, (both from The Pennsylvania State University); a Master's Degree in Conflict Transformation from Eastern Mennonite University; and a Juris Doctor from The National Law Center at The George Washington University.

Grace writes Georgian, Regency, Scottish Victorian and contemporary romances in both novella and novel lengths. She’s a member of Romance Writers of America and Novelist, Inc. and enjoys giving workshops and speaking at writer’s conferences. If you’d like Grace to speak or present at your conference, contact her here. Giving back to the industry is a large part of the fun of being published!

Fast Facts

The Heir (2010) : Publishers WeeklyWeekly Best Book, New York Times and USA Today bestseller

The Soldier (2011) : Library Journal Best Book (extended list), New York Times and USA Today bestseller lists

Lady Sophie’s Christmas Wish (2011) : RITA nominated, New York Times bestseller, Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Historical Romance of the Year

Lady Maggie’s Secret Scandal (2012) : RITA nominated, USA Today bestseller

Louisa’s Christmas Knight (2012) : Library Journal Best Book of the Year

The Bridegroom Wore Plaid (2012) : Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year

Lady Eve’s Indiscretion (2013) : USA Today bestseller

Once Upon a Tartan (2013) : Romantic Times Reviewers Choice Best Scotland-set Romance for 2013

Darius: Lord of Pleasure (2013) : iBook Store Best Book of the Year, RITA nominated

Speaking

RWA 2012, The Nuts and Bolts of Conflict (same talk given at various RWA chapters)

RWA 2013, Historical Romance Panel

Ohio Fiction Writers Conference (October 2014), What I Wish I’d Known Then, and Five Ways to Final (separate sessions).

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