Lori Handeland


Lori Handeland is a New York Times, USA Today, Waldenbooks and Bookscan Bestselling Author and the recipient of many industry awards, including two RITA Awards from Romance Writers of America for Best Paranormal (BLUE MOON) and Best Long Contemporary Romance (THE MOMMY QUEST), a Romantic Times Award for Best Harlequin Superromance (A SOLDIER'S QUEST), the Colorado Romance Writers Award of Excellence, the Write Touch Readers Award, the National Readers Choice Award and the Prism Award.

Lori is published world wide in several genres--historical, contemporary, series and paranormal romance, as well as urban fantasy and historical fantasy--by such publishers as: Dorchester, Kensington, Harlequin, St. Martin's Press, Harper-Collins, Simon and Schuster and Penguin/Putnam.

She also publishes gritty, sexy western historical romance under the name Lori Austin.

Lori lives in Wisconsin with her husband, enjoying occasional visits from her grown sons. She loves to hear from readers and can be reached at LHANDEL120@aol.com.

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An Outlaw in Wonderland - One of the Best Romances of the Summer, 2013 Publisher's Weekly

Shakespeare Undead - Named one of the best Books of 2010 by Suspense Magazine

MY BIG, FAT SUPERNATURAL WEDDING- "Charmed by the Moon"-St Martin's Griffin
Pearl Award-Best Anthology of 2006

THE MOMMY QUEST-Harlequin Superromance-3/06
Romance Writers' of America RITA Winner-Best Long Contemporary of 2006

A SOLDIER'S QUEST-Harlequin Superromance-8/05
Romantic Times Reviewers' Choice Award-Best Superromance

HUNTER'S MOON-St. Martin's Press-2/05
National Readers' Choice Award