Elise K. Ackers


Elise K. Ackers is a freelance editor and award winning fiction author traditionally published with Harlequin's Escape Publishing and Penguin Random House, and indie published across multiple platforms.

Elise has completed undergraduate studies in Psychology and Communications, and post-graduate studies in Professional Publication and Editing. She’s been writing since she could hold a crayon and telling stories all her life. She's a magnet for unusual accidents, a laser tag enthusiast, and an animal adoption advocate. Owing to a broken internal compass, Elise needs to factor getting lost into her travel time.

A pitch at a writing conference led to The Call.

Where to find Elise K. Ackers online


Elise K. Ackers and Anne Gracie in conversation
Destiny Romance authors Elise K. Ackers and Anne Gracie discuss romance, books and writing.

Elise K. Ackers, author of One for the Road
One for the Road was inspired by my own incredible group tour through Europe. Here are some of the places which feature in the first book of the Road Series.


Small Town Storm
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,230. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In Olinda, Victoria, the Lawrence family history is legend. Torn from her mother's arms in the middle of the night and whisked away to a new life with her father, Erica Lawrence grew up in the shadow of tragedy. Now, nineteen years later, she's desperate for answers about her childhood. But at what cost, when every discovery leads to a suspicious local disappearance?
Midnight Mask
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,550. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
On the eve of a new life, ex-undercover investigator James finds himself at a beach masquerade party, the honoured guest of an unknown host. There he meets Fiona, and the pair fall into a fast intimacy. But it’s clear this woman is wearing more than one mask. With time against them and secrets between them, will this be one unforgettable night, or will this be the chance to unmask at last?
The Road Less Travelled
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,290. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Dana Ryan is a nomad. Her address is the world and the world has been good to her, but a short-notice invitation to her kid sister’s wedding suddenly shifts this very world on its axis. Dana rushes to bride-to-be's side, determined to show her she's too young to settle down - but Dana's been gone a long time and there's a lot she doesn't know.
One for the Road
Price: $5.33 USD. Words: 112,040. Language: Australian English. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Adaline has crossed the world to be anonymous. She's put thousands of kilometres between herself and those who need her, and joined forty-seven others on a group tour through Europe. Freedom is bliss. Acting her age is a novelty and the world away from home is wonderful. But her low profile is not to last.

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