Karen Robards is the author of 40 books and one novella. She is the mother of 3 boys (25, 19, and 14) and lives in her hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. A regular on the New York Times, USA Today and Publishers Weekly bestseller lists, among others, she published her first novel at age 24. "I read, I write, and I chauffeur children," she says with a laugh. "That's my life."



"Robards is one terrific storyteller."
-Chicago Tribune


"One of the most popular voices in women's fiction."
-Newsweek


"Draw a line between two extremely popular genres, mysteries and romance novels, and in the middle you will find the bestselling Robards. She merges the two worlds like no one else, deftly interlacing plot and passion."
-Albany Times Union


"Robards has a true flair for characterization and excels at adding large doses of humor to the spicy mix."
-Romantic Times