Jean Catherine Coulter is an American author of romantic suspense thrillers and historical romances.
Authors on the Air presents Allison Brennan and Catherine Coulter IN CONVERSATION for Women's Herstory Month. Allison Brennan believes life is too short to be bored, so she had five children and writes three books a year. A former consultant in the California State Legislature, Allison is now a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of more than three dozen thrillers and numerous short stories. Reviewers have called her “a master of suspense” and RT Book Reviews said her books are “mesmerizing” and “complex.” She’s been nominated for multiple awards, including the Thriller, RWA’s Best Romantic Suspense (five times), and twice won the Daphne du Maurier award. She currently writes two series—the Lucy Kincaid/Sean Rogan thrillers and the Maxine Revere cold case mysteries.  Catherine Coulter is the author of over 84 novels, including 79 New York Times bestsellers, occasionally, after exhaustive prayers, hitting #1. The Cove, the first book ispent nine weeks on the New York Times list and has to date sold well over 3 million copies. Since then she’s written 23  thrillers in the FBI series, including The Maze, The Target, The Edge, Riptide, Hemlock Bay, Eleventh Hour, Blindside, Blowout, Point Blank, Double Take, Tailspin, Knockout, Whiplash, Split Second, Backfire, Bombshell, Power Play, Nemesis, Insidious, Enigma, and Paradox. Her 23rd FBI thriller LABYRINTH  released July 30th, 2019. Coulter also  co-written with bestselling author JT Ellison.  
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Episode 86 features an interview with international bestselling author Catherine Coulter, about one of her most recent titles, Insidious.   In the interview, Mark and Catherine talk about: The question Catherine’s sister asked her at a family reunion back in the 1990’s that inspired the her first romantic suspense novel, The Cove (which became the first book in her FBI series) The devious nature involved by the author when writing in a series where each book can be read and enjoyed as a stand alone novel The reason why, when most books in the series are set about 2 weeks apart from one another, there’s a 5-year time-lag between Books 2 and Books 3 in the series The benefits of moving between writing different types of genres as really great exercises for the brain The cross-over in Catherine’s fan base who read both Historical Romance and Romantic Suspense As a self-confessed “pantser” the fact that about 98% of Catherine’s writing is discovery and the backward-building that she does in the re-writing How her husband is her first editor Catherine’s preference for writing dialogue over setting descriptions (as well as her penchant for humor) How it is a wonderful time to be a writer and Catherine’s favorite advice for beginning writers   After the interview, Mark gives a bit of an update on Kobo Plus   Links of interest Catherine Coulter’s Website Catherine Coulter on Facebook Catherine Coulter’s Books on Kobo KWL's Instagram Account
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Dec 26th, 1942
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