Biography

Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Susan Elizabeth Phillips has found fans all over the world with her warm and wonderful contemporary love stories that manage to touch both hearts and funny bones. She's the only four-time recipient of the Romance Writers of America's prestigious Favorite Book of the Year and was also honored with their Lifetime Achievement Award. A resident of the Chicago suburbs, she is a wife, the mother of two grown sons, an avid hiker, and --- unlike some of her characters --- notoriously inept at any sport requiring a ball.

Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Books by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

by Susan Elizabeth Phillips - Comedy, Fiction, Romance, Women's Fiction

Piper Dove is a woman with a dream --- to become the best detective in the city of Chicago. First job? Trail former Chicago Stars quarterback, Cooper Graham. Problem? Graham’s spotted her, and he’s not happy. Piper soon finds herself working for Graham himself, although not as the bodyguard he refuses to admit he so desperately needs. But Coop’s life might be in danger, and Piper’s determined to protect him, whether he wants it or not. If only she weren’t also dealing with a bevy of Middle Eastern princesses, a Pakistani servant girl yearning for freedom, a teenager who just wants to fit in, and an elderly neighbor demanding Piper find her very dead husband. And then there’s Cooper Graham himself, a legendary sports hero who always gets what he wants --- even if what he wants is a feisty detective hell bent on proving she’s as tough as he is.

by Susan Elizabeth Phillips - Fiction, Romance

He’s a reclusive writer whose macabre imagination creates chilling horror novels. She’s a down-on-her-luck actress reduced to staging kids’ puppet shows. He knows a dozen ways to kill with his bare hands. She knows a dozen ways to kill with laughs. But she’s not laughing now. When she was a teenager, he terrified her. Now they’re trapped together on a snowy island off the coast of Maine. Is he the villain she remembers, or has he changed? Her head says no. Her heart says yes. It’s going to be a long, hot winter.

by Susan Elizabeth Phillips - Women's Fiction

After abandoning her fiancé, Ted “Mr. Irresistible” Beaudine, at the altar, Lucy Jorik --- the daughter of a former president --- is looking for adventure  (and perhaps a little romance), and it begins on the back of a rather menacing-looking stranger’s motorcycle. Embarking on a wild and unpredictable road trip, Lucy is able to finally break free of her proper life to discover what she really wants.

by Susan Elizabeth Phillips - Fiction, Romance

Lucy Jorik is the daughter of a former president of the United States. Meg Koranda is the offspring of legends. One of them is about to marry Mr. Irresistible.