KRW Members

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(♥ denotes a published author)

Alison Atlee ♥

Alison Atlee ♥

Historical Romance

Alison Atlee spent her childhood re-enacting Little Women and trying to fashion 19th century wardrobes for her Barbie dolls. Happily, these activities turned out to be good preparation for writing historical novels. She now lives in Kentucky.

Marilyn Barr ♥

Marilyn Barr ♥

Paranormal Romance

Author of the Strawberry Shifters book series and spin-off paranormal tales. Marilyn’s works contain heroes who are regular people with different ability levels and body types in a light where they are powerful, lovable, and appreciated. She is a sucker for cheesy vampire movies (see what she did there), bad puns, Italian food, punk music, black cats, and all things witchy.

S. Cinders ♥

S. Cinders ♥

Multi-Genre Romance

USA Today Bestselling Author S. CINDERS is a multi-genre romance author of over thirty titles. S. CINDERS loves baked goods, decorating shows, and hanging out with her family. A lover of all things romance, S. CINDERS writes paranormal, contemporary, historical, fantasy, and sci-fi romances.

Charmaine Coombs (Peyton Ashley)

Charmaine Coombs (Peyton Ashley)

Contemporary Romance & Romantic Suspense

Charmaine is President of KRW! She writes contemporary romance  with a splash of suspense and a smidge of humor.  Things can get a little, um, spicy at times as well. 

de de Cox ♥

de de Cox ♥

Contemporary Romance & Romantic Fiction

Growing up on a farm in Rooster Run, KY, romance novels were de de’s escape to another world. She knew that one day her dream of writing a romance novel would come true. Fast forward to 2018, when de de picked the book back up that she had begun in her early 30s. She has never looked back. de de became a published that year and is the #1 best selling Kentucky romance author of the Two Degrees Series, and is now working on her new series – RESCUE ME (animals and love), which will debut in 2021. 

Karen Ender

Karen Ender

Paranormal Romance & Romantic Suspense

Tina D.C. Hayes ♥

Tina D.C. Hayes ♥

Romantic Suspense, Contemporary Romance, & Paranormal Romance

Tina DC Hayes writes romantic suspense and cozy mysteries with a paranormal twist. The busy mother of four lives down a little country road in western Kentucky with her family, which includes a few pampered  pooches and parrots. In her spare time she reads, hangs out with friends and family, watches movies, plays  guitar, and indulges her inner Foodie in the kitchen.

Evie Jamison

Evie Jamison

Historical Romance

Evie is an award-winning writer of Regency Romance. She sets her stories in the fictional town of Edenbrooke, England, where the heroines are sassy and the heroes are swoonworthy. Evie is currently working on her series, Bluestockings Behaving Badly.

Joan Kayse ♥

Joan Kayse ♥

Historical & Paranormal Romance

Best Selling Author of historical and paranormal romance. Joan believes love spans every historical era. She crafts stories that transport readers to the vibrant times of the Roman Empire and magical realms. She lives in Louisville, Kentucky where she shares her home and keyboard with two baby cats, Cricket Marie and Grayson the Monkey Cat.

BonnieSue Lamb

BonnieSue Lamb

Romantic Fiction

Kathryn McCubbins

Kathryn McCubbins

Contemporary Romance

Skye McKinsey

Skye McKinsey

New Adult Romance

Kelly McKerras ♥

Kelly McKerras ♥

Contemporary Romance

Mysti Parker ♥

Mysti Parker ♥

Multi-genre Romance

Mysti Parker is an award-winning author and shameless chocoholic. She writes romance for every reader’s taste from super sweet to scandalously spicy. When she’s not writing the next best-story-ever or tackling the endless mountain of laundry, she works as a freelance copywriter and editor. Mysti resides in Louisville, Kentucky with her husband, three children and too many pets.

Lisa Tapp ♥

Lisa Tapp ♥

Multi-genre Romance

Lisa Tapp lives in Louisville, Kentucky with her family and her pup (also family!). She loves to travel and has visited Russia (as a medical missionary), Puerto Rico (white shorts, narrow cove, tide coming in–you get the picture. Thankfully, no one else did!), the Bahamas (what a great place to chillax!), Tullum, Mexico (has she told you the story about the cheese?). Other fav places include the American Southwest, New York, Chicago, Boston, Maine, Washington DC, Florida, and San Francisco (the Golden Gate Bridge really does capture your heart!).

Kat Turner ♥

Kat Turner ♥

Paranormal & Contemporary Romance

When not reading or writing, Kat works for a university, teaches yoga, and lives the mom life. She has too many plants, guards her gym time with her life, and is quite adept at picking up objects with her toes. Her debut novel, Hex, Love, and Rock & Roll, released on September 15th from City Owl Press.

Jasmin Wheeler

Jasmin Wheeler

Contemporary Romance

Jasmin is somewhat new to the writing world. After 2 years of trying to get fantasy to work for her, she switched over to romance and hasn’t stopped writing since. She is working on her first novel while taking care of her 11 year-old son, 8 year-old daughter, and her own business. During the day she is a family nurse practitioner owning the top medical spa in Georgetown but spends the wee hours of the morning writing because that is ultimately her passion.

Dona Whitehead

Dona Whitehead

Kristin Williams

Kristin Williams