Jamie McGuire


Jamie McGuire was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She attended Northern Oklahoma College, the University of Central Oklahoma, and Autry Technology Center where she graduated with a degree in Radiography.

Jamie paved the way for the New Adult genre with the international bestseller Beautiful Disaster. Her follow-up novel, Walking Disaster, debuted at #1 on the New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal bestseller lists. Beautiful Oblivion, book one of the Maddox Brothers series, also topped the New York Times bestseller list, debuting at #1. In 2015 and 2016, the following three Maddox Brothers books, Beautiful Redemption, Beautiful Sacrifice, and Beautiful Burn also topped the New York Times, as well as Beautiful series novellas, A Beautiful Wedding and Something Beautiful. The fifth Maddox Brothers Series novel, A Beautiful Funeral, debuted at #4 on the New York Times, also making appearances on the USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestseller lists.

Novels also written by Jamie McGuire include: apocalyptic thriller and 2014 UtopYA Best Dystopian Book of the Year, Red Hill; the Providence series, a young adult paranormal romance trilogy; Apolonia, a dark sci-fi romance; and several novellas, including Red Hill companion novella Among Monsters, Happenstance: A Novella Series, and Providence trilogy novella Sins of the Innocent.

Jamie is the first indie author in history to strike a print deal with retail giant Wal-Mart. Her self-published novel, Beautiful Redemption hit Wal-Mart shelves in September 2015. Jamie lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma, with her three children, and German Shepherd, Hazel.

Find Jamie at www.jamiemcguire.com

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Maddox Brothers
Chronicling the exciting, romantic, and sometimes volatile road to love for the elder Maddox brothers.


The Art of Dying
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,590. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2023 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Military
A beautifully crafted contemporary romance from #1 New York Times bestselling author Jamie McGuire.
Almost Beautiful
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,900. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2022 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult
The highly anticipated sequel to Jamie McGuire’s New York Times and internationally bestselling phenomenon, Beautiful Disaster. Newlyweds Travis and Abby Maddox return from Vegas, hoping to one day leave Eastern State University’s fatal fire in the past. But when the FBI arrives in Eakins, friends quickly become enemies, and the Maddoxes fear their happy ever after could go up in flames.
Sins of the Immortal: A Novella
Series: Providence, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,310. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the final installment of #1 New York Times Jamie McGuire’s first book series, the end is all anyone could’ve hoped for.
The Edge of Us
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,420. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2019 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Adult
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Disaster comes a story of a fiercely independent war widow who falls for a protective hotshot firefighter in this gripping contemporary romance.
A Beautiful Funeral: A Novel
Series: Maddox Brothers. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,750. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Losing has never been easy for a Maddox, but death always wins. Eleven years to the day after eloping with Abby in Vegas, Special Agent Travis Maddox delivers his own brand of vigilante justice to mob boss Benny Carlisi. Vegas's oldest crime family is now preparing for vengeance, and the entire Maddox family is in danger.
Beautiful Burn: A Novel
Series: Maddox Brothers, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,980. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The fourth and final novel in the Maddox brothers series, chronicling the exciting, romantic, and sometimes volatile road to love for the Maddox brothers. The third eldest Maddox brother, Tyler, falls in love with Ellison Edson.
Something Beautiful: A Novella
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,760. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
America Mason, a sassy undergrad at Eastern State University, is in love with a Maddox--Shepley Maddox. Unlike his cousins, Shepley is more lover than fighter, but a road trip to her parents' home in Wichita, Kansas could mean the next step, or the end of everything.
Sins of the Innocent: A Novella
Series: Providence, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,130. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General
In the horror show of Gods and Monsters, Eden Ryel is the star. Conceived of her mother, a Merovingian--a direct descendant of Christ--and her father, the half-human son of a fallen angel, her very existence had prompted The Great War. Prophesied to be the Keeper of the Balance, Eden struggles to realize her purpose.
Beautiful Sacrifice: A Novel
Series: Maddox Brothers, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Falyn Fairchild can walk away from anything: her car, her education, even her parents. Not long after Taylor Maddox, a hotshot firefighter, is seated in Falyn's section at the cafe, everything changes. In the end, Maddox persistence is met with Falyn’s talent for leaving, and for the first time, Taylor may be the one to get burned.
Among Monsters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Jenna had promised her mother that if the worst happened during her dad’s weekend, they would meet at Red Hill Ranch. When she finds seven words spray-painted on her dad’s wall the morning after a deadly outbreak, she makes a promise to herself: to get to the ranch with her seven-year-old sister, Halle, and to get them both there alive.
Happenstance: A Novella Series (Part Three)
Series: Happenstance: A Novella Series. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,300. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Be careful what you wish for. You just might get it all. Now that Erin has learned the truth about the girls who tortured her, and about the boy she loves, she finds her time before graduation dwindling at an alarming and exciting pace. Weston grows more desperate as the summer days pass. Hope is like quicksand. The harder Weston struggles, the faster Erin sinks.
Beautiful Redemption: A Novel
Series: Maddox Brothers, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,520. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The second of four novels chronicling the exciting, romantic, and sometimes volatile road to love for the Maddox brothers. The loves and loss of Thomas Maddox, the eldest Maddox brother, is told from the point-of-view of Liis Lindy, a no-nonsense agent of the FBI.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,390. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
From #1 New York Times Bestseller Jamie McGuire, experience the perfect combination of her bestselling books Providence & Beautiful Disaster. This New Adult Sci-Fi Romance is an action-packed, whiplash-inducing roller coaster ride. Page after page, this unpredictable, dark and sexy nail biter will keep readers guessing until the very end!
Happenstance: A Novella Series (Part Two)
Series: Happenstance: A Novella Series. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,520. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Erin Easter was now Erin Alderman, because Erin Alderman was dead. The second installment of this USA Today bestselling series. After a terrible accident leaves two classmates dead, Erin learns that she was switched at birth. Now trying to navigate her new life, Erin stumbles on answers that she had been searching for, and a truth she wishes she could forget.
Happenstance: A Novella Series
Series: Happenstance: A Novella Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
A YA account of Erin Easter, one of three Erins in the small senior class of rural Blackwell High School who not only share a first name, but also their birthday. When a shocking tragedy rocks the tiny town, Erin's life is turned upside down in the best way possible. But when the truth is revealed and everything Erin thinks she wanted falls into her lap, life only becomes more complicated.
Series: Providence, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,880. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » General, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
She had seen the unspeakable. She had learned the unknowable. Now, she would fight the invincible. In the third and final installment of the Providence series, Nina Grey will marry the wrong man, carry the child that was never supposed to be born, and fight a war she can’t win.
Series: Providence, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,910. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Dreaming of the dead might mean a restless night for anyone, but for Nina Grey it was a warning. Recurring nightmares about her father's violent death have become a nightly event, but being overwhelmed with guilt from Ryan's unexpected departure to the Armed Forces, and heart ache over Claire being across the ocean to protect him, Nina believes her sleepless nights are the least of her problems.
Series: Providence, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,030. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Struggling with her father’s recent death, Nina meets Jared Ryel by chance…or so she believes. When questions outnumber answers, Jared risks everything to keep the woman he was born to save—by sharing the secret he was sworn to protect.

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