Biography

Colleen Coble

Bestselling author Colleen Coble’s novels have won or finaled in awards ranging from the Best Books of Indiana, the ACFW Carol Award, the Romance Writers of America RITA, the Holt Medallion, the Daphne du Maurier, National Readers’ Choice, and the Booksellers Best. She has over two million books in print and writes romantic mysteries because she loves to see justice prevail. Colleen is CEO of American Christian Fiction Writers. She lives with her husband Dave in Indiana.

Colleen Coble

Books by Colleen Coble

by Colleen Coble - Christian, Christian Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance

Emmie Croftner let Isaac Liddle go to avoid telling him about her past. Then Emmie’s dear friend extracts a costly promise: if anything happens to her in childbirth, Emmie will marry her widower and raise the baby herself. And it seems Emmie may have to fulfill that promise. But can she live happily without Isaac?

by Colleen Coble - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance, Romance

When Emmie Croftner learns that her deceased husband was a bigamist and that the home she thought she inherited never belonged to her at all, she decides to move to Fort Laramie, Wyoming, for a fresh start. But upon her arrival, she discovers she’s pregnant --- and without a husband. Then she meets Isaac Liddle, a handsome soldier with a kind heart. When he begins to court her, Emmie wonders whether she could ever really be his --- and whether she dares to tell him she is carrying another man’s baby.

by Colleen Coble - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance, Romance

Rand Campbell’s new fiancée wants to keep him from returning to Sarah Montgomery, for whom his heart clearly still yearns. Sarah just wants to move on with her life at Fort Laramie, but doing so under the watchful eyes of both Campbell, the man whose love she craves, and Croftner, the man whose lies have cost her everything. Will Rand fall victim to the conspiracy and go through with his wedding? Or will he declare his love for Sarah and make good on the promises that brought her into the rugged western territories?

by Colleen Coble - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Mystery

In 1989, Claire Dellamare disappeared from her own fourth birthday party at the Hotel Tourmaline. She showed up a year later at the same hotel, with a note pinned to her dress but no explanation. But when Claire returns to the Hotel Tourmaline for a business meeting, disturbing memories begin to surface. Luke Rocco lost his mother under equally mysterious circumstances --- at the same time Claire disappeared. After a chance encounter reveals the unlikely link between them, Claire and Luke set out together to uncover the truth about what happened that fateful year.

by Colleen Coble - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance

When her father succumbs to a long illness, Sarah Montgomery is freed from duty to family. At last she can be with the love of her life, Rand Campbell, who has gone out west to Fort Laramie, Wyoming. Sarah and her younger brother, Joel, make the arduous journey filled with hope. Unfortunately, Rand seems to be in the clutches of Jessica DuBois, the scheming daughter of the post commander. Sarah resolves to remain at Fort Laramie and try to win Rand back. But things will get tougher before they get easier.

by Colleen Coble - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance, Romance

While the tiny town of Wabash, Indiana, celebrates the end of the Civil War, Sara Montgomery is fighting a deep sadness. The love of her life, Rand Campbell, didn’t come back from the front. So her brother and ailing father persuade her to pledge herself to another man, despite her misgivings. When Sarah finds out that Rand is in fact alive --- and that her fiancé Ben Croftner knew it --- she indignantly breaks off their engagement. Croftner doesn’t take rejection lightly --- and a single woman with a sick father makes an easy target.

by Colleen Coble - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Holiday, Mystery, Romance

One couple is plunged into a mysterious search-and-rescue in the wilderness, while another’s idyllic wedding is tragically derailed --- both on Christmas Eve. In SILENT NIGHT, HOLY NIGHT, Colleen Coble plunges us into these two unlikely and thrilling tales about the limits of love, adventure and forgiveness during the holiday season. Hold on to your mistletoe.

by Colleen Coble - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance, Romance

Abandoned by the love of her life and still mourning the loss of her mother, Lily Donaldson has moved to Austin, Texas, and is working as a kitchen maid in a luxurious mansion, the Butterfly Palace. But one night, while serving at a dinner party, Lily recognizes the man who abandoned her sitting among the distinguished guests, though he does not acknowledge her aloud. Before she can get an explanation, the path of the Servant Girl Killer swerves very close to the Butterfly Palace, sowing terror among the maids.

by Colleen Coble, Kristin Billerbeck, Diann Hunt, and Denise Hunter - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Romance

At a rummage sale, Heather discovers a turn-of-the-century romantic advice book written by a once-famous Smitten, Vermont, resident. When she shares the precious volume with her book club friends, they find clues about a hidden treasure rumored to be buried in their tiny town. As Heather, Abby, Lia and Molly take turns reading the book, each projects onto it her own literary tastes. One by one, each of the women finds romantic love --- often in spite of the historic book’s advice.

by Colleen Coble - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Romance, Romantic Suspense, Suspense

Amy Lange resides in the charming Rosemary Cottage on the beach while mourning her brother, Ben. Everyone blames a surfing accident, but Amy has reason to wonder. Coast Guard officer Curtis Ireland's sister, Gina, was run down by a boat, leaving him to raise her infant daughter. He can’t help being drawn to Hope Beach’s new midwife, Amy, and agrees to help her investigate what happened to both Ben and Gina. Can two grieving people with secrets find healing on beautiful Hope Island?

by Colleen Coble, Kristin Billerbeck, Diann Hunt, and Denise Hunter - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Mystery, Romance

There’s a secret in Grandma Rose’s attic --- a forgotten set of dog tags belonging to her first love. But David Hutchins was killed in action and never returned to Smitten. How did the dog tags end up in the attic? The mystery intrigues Rose’s three granddaughters, and they decide to investigate. As the seasons turn and the mystery unravels, the three young women and their mother encounter some intriguing mystery men of their own.

by Colleen Coble - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Romance, Romantic Suspense, Suspense

Inheriting a beautiful old hotel on the Outer Banks could be a dream come true for Libby. However, this dream come true soon becomes a nightmare when she realizes the only way she can afford the upkeep is to sell it to developers. Worse still, her best friend and business partner has been kidnapped before her eyes, and she is under suspicion for the crime. Can Libby prove her innocence and save the inn? Or will she lose it all?

by Colleen Coble, Kristin Billerbeck, Diann Hunt, and Denise Hunter - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Romance

Welcome to Smitten, Vermont. With the help of four friends, it's about to become the most romantic town in America. Join bestselling inspirational romance authors (and real-life BFFs) Colleen Coble, Kristin Billerbeck, Diann Hunt and Denise Hunter for an inspiring stay at the (soon-to-be) most romantic town on the eastern seaboard.

by Colleen Coble - Christian, Romantic Suspense

After years of running, Hannah Schwartz has finally built a life for herself --- far from the insecure husband who bullied and abused her, and far from the close-knit Amish community who raised her, then shunned her. Only love can bring her home again. But can love heal old wounds…or keep the community safe from a deadly danger?