Rene Gutteridgeis the award-winning and bestselling author of 22 novels, including her latest releases, MISERY LOVES COMPANY (suspense), GREETINGS FROM THE FLIPSIDE (comedy) and HEART OF THE COUNTRY (drama). Her recent suspense titles also include LISTEN, POSSESSION and ESCAPEMENT. She has novelized seven screenplays and movies, including two new releases due out in 2014, JUST 18 SUMMERS and OLD FASHIONED. NEVER THE BRIDE, a romantic comedy with screenwriter Cheryl McKay, won the Carol Award in 2010 for best women's fiction.
Her indie film --- the comedy Skid, based on her novel --- is in postproduction and due to release in 2014. Rene is a creative consultant on Boo, a film based on her beloved novel series, which is in development at Sodium Entertainment with Cory Edwards attached as director and Andrea Nasfell as screenwriter. Rene is also a cowriter in a collaborative comedy project called "The Last Resort" with screenwriters Torry Martin and Marshal Younger.