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Kathryn Shay


Kathryn Shay is a lifelong writer. She’s been published since 1995, selling initially to Harlequin Superromance. Her first book, THE FATHER FACTOR, had a print run of a million copies. Kathryn also began writing for The Berkley Publishing Group in the early 2000s. Finally, she ended up in independent publishing. She has ten million books printed, sold in ebooks and downloaded online. With one of those ebooks, AMERICA’S BRAVEST, she made #20 on THE NEW YORK TIMES bestseller list and #50 on the USA TODAY list. Kathryn has written over 70 published novels, novellas and short stories. She’s an original member of LCRW, which began decades ago.

Kathryn is known for her highly emotional and gut-wrenching stories. She’s written about teaching, lawyering, doctoring and politics all centered around contemporary romance. She’s also written several firefighter books, after researching for years with the Rochester Fire Department. She’s ridden in fire trucks, been to actual fires, dinners at the fire houses and some firefighters’ homes and studied at the fire academy with recruit classes. In these books, her weaving in her research into love stories is her trademark.

Kathryn splits her time between Rochester and Sarasota FLA. She and her husband have two children and the most beautiful, precocious granddaughter.

Read a story by Kathryn at: HATTIE'S ADVENTURE

Website: www.kathrynshay.com

Recently, she took a break and wrote five short stories about a casino. In them, all the people go to the casino to escape something and find love instead. See below

NYTIMES bestselling AMERICA’S BRAVEST is part of her Hidden Cove series, which is her most popular. In it, six firefighters on the same shift in a firehouse, fight fires, solve arson cases, teach recruits and adapt to the pressures on families that firefighting creates. See below.


Kathryn Shay's Books:

Big Gamble Bet On It Lucky Me All In Jackpot
After The Fire On The Line Nothing to Lose America's Braveest Had to be You
CChasing the Fire Fire Inside Inheritance In Too Deep Feel the Heat
Risk It All Cpde Of Honor Never Far Away Just In Time Perfect Timing
Another Time Promices to Keep Micheal's Family Trust In Me When a man Loves
Price Worth Paying Better Than Before Waiting For You Ment to Be Cop of the Year
Because it's Xmas Count on Me Between Two Worlds If You Where Mine Practice makes Perfect
Place to Belong Against the Odds Love So Strong Still the One Someone Like You
Maybe This Time Someone to Believe In Close to You Taking the Heat High Stakes
Always Forever Begin Again Primary Colors Risky Business The Way We Were
Handle with Care Love Story Always Love Guys In Love Falling in Love
Deep in Love Loce Keep Together Think I Love You Time to Give Just One Night
Be My Babies Above and Beyond Say You'll Stay Only With You No Other Love
Come Back to Me Perfecty Family The Bodyguard Playign for Keeps Home for Xmas
Stay with Me Betrayal Ties that Bind MORE THAN ENOUGH At Last






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