Tracey Cramer-Kelly

Tracey draws from her experience as an Army Reserve paramedic to write stories about army rangers in addition to stories about female motorcycle riders. Web/blog: 
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Jill Dalton

Jill Dalton writes contemporary romance and uses her warped sense of humor to create lighthearted women’s fiction with strong romantic themes. 

Jill Bisker

Jill enjoys writing paranormal mystery, fantasy, and contemporary fiction. Visit her at and
Carol Maschke

Carol writes paranormal fiction, paranormal romance, and screenplays and trains Cairn Terriers in her spare time.

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Edna Curry *

Edna writes contemporary romance, historical, suspense, mystery, inspirational, and paranormal. She has set most of her more than 20 novels in the scenic St. Croix River Valley in Minnesota. 
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Susan Johnson

Susan, an award-winning bestselling author of over 50 novels, writes historical romance, contemporary, and erotica under the pseudonym CC Gibbs. Check her web site:
Shirley Kalpin-Olson

Shirley writes non-fiction and inspirational Christian. For more check out her web site: 
Donna Lovitz

Donna lives outside of Sauk Rapids, MN. and writes contemporary romance novels and a member of the Great River Authors Group in St. Cloud MN. Visit her at:
Denise Meinstad *

Denise, a USA Today bestselling author, writes contemporary mainstream, inspirational romance, and sweet romance under the pseudonym of Denise Annette Devine. 
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Rosemarie Meuwissen

Rose Marie, a first-generation Norwegian American born and raised in Minnesota incorporates her Norwegian heritage into her children's books and contemporary romances. Web site: 
Lori Ness *

Writes romantic suspense, mystery, and inspirational under the name of Christine Arness. Visit her website at:
LuAnn Nies

LuAnn writes Country Girl Romances about extraordinary, adventurous and fun loving women. Check out her website at: 
Kathleen Nordstrom 

Kathy writes romantic mysteries of the cozy type with no blood and guts gory murders, or explicit sex, but always has a dead person and an amateur sleuth. Visit her at: or
Diane Pearson

Diane writes contemporary romantic mysteries with a splash of humor. Visit her website:
Lauri Robinson 

Lauri's chosen genre is western historical, and when asked why, she says, "Because I know I wasn' t the only girl who wanted to grow up and marry Little Joe Cartwright." You can see more at her blog at
Nancy Schumacher *

Nancy writes historical romance, contemporary, and erotica under the pseudonym, Nancy Pirri and Natasha Perry. Nancy opened a digital and print on demand publishing house, Melange Books, LLC.
Members write short stories, novellas, and novels, in many different genres across a variety of formats not limited to print books, ebooks, and audio books.
Shelley Schmidt 

Shelley writes contemporary romance and also designs book covers. Look for her website soon!

June Kramin

June has 13 published novels ranging from contemporary, sweet, time travel, and romantic suspense/thriller. All her women are feisty potty mouths, but their men love them anyway. "Write what you know." :-) 
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