In return for one night of unparalleled pleasure, a dashing condemned criminal consents to wed a beautiful heiress, thereby rescuing her from an impending and abhorred arranged union. She was born on june 3, 1939, and passed away in 2007. Many of todays contemporary authors cite woodiwiss as inspiration. After she settled with her husband in minnesota, kathleen tried several times to write a novel longhand, but failed. Woodiwiss, creator of the modern historical romance, died july 6, 2007 in minnesota. Woodiwiss, get free and bargain bestsellers for kindle, nook, and more. She is the author of twelve enormously successful masterworks of romantic fiction, including the flame and the flower, shanna, ashes in the wind, petals on the. Harpercollins ebooks 5 105 2 summary from new york times bestselling author kathleen e. Kathleen woodiwiss 19392007 was an american author of historical romance novels. Discover book depositorys huge selection of kathleen woodiwiss books online. Finally, avon books picked up the book, and it became an instant bestseller. Author of 14 romantic novels that sold 30m copies her own life story was even better. Woodiwiss comes one of her most iconic and beloved romances of all time a pact is sealed in secret behind the foreboding walls of newgate prison. Kathleen erin hogg was born on june 3, 1939, in alexandria, louisiana, she was the youngest of eight siblings by gladys coker and charles wingrove hogg.
Woodiwiss s most popular book is the wolf and the dove. The reluctant suitor 2007 and other, read online free in epub,txt at. The pioneering author has written novels over the course of 35 years, all new york times bestsellers. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards.
Many an author has thought romantic fiction a short cut to solvency, only to fall on the wrong side of the narrow divide. Woodiwiss born kathleen erin hogg, june 3, 1939 july 6, 2007, was an american novelist. Author kathleen woodiwisss complete list of books and series in order, with. Woodiwiss author of the wolf and the dove goodreads. Woodiwiss is credited with pioneering the historical romance genre with her 1972 novel, the flame and the flower. Woodiwiss has 20 books on goodreads with 155654 ratings. Woodiwiss and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Her full name was kathleen erin hogg before she got married. She is a considered a pioneer of the romance genre. She pioneered the historical romance genre with the 1972 publication of her novel the flame and the flower. She was born kathleen erin hogg in 1939 in alexandria, louisiana. Woodiwiss sent a hefty historical romance novel, the flame and the flower, to eight different publishers and received eight rejection letters. Sign up for free today, and start reading instantly.697 1275 222 579 296 529 963 379 1506 1463 76 394 872 223 1157 75 1457 277 987 702 183 895 1466 1546 739 1251 1001 1257 270 190 333 1151 1272 1400 191 500 391 1010 1413 906 109 1305 857