Annemarie Brear

Biography

I've been writing since 1997 and have been an avid reader for a lot longer.
A love of reading fiction started at an early age.
While researching for my hobby, genealogy, I began to write my first novel, a historical and the stories that had been company in my head for years,suddenly became real on the page.
I'm a writer of two genres - historical women's fiction and modern romance.

I consider myself a storyteller. If I can entertain readers for any length of time then I'm happy.

And I'm always happy to hear from readers, so please drop me an email.

Smashwords Interview

Tell us about yourself
Born of English parents, I grew up in Australia but am now currently living in England. I’ve been writing for fifteen years and first became published in 2005 under the name Anne Whitfield. I write historical, modern romance and short stories.
In 2011 I changed my pen name to Anne Brear for my historical novels published by Knox Robinson.
Now I'm re-releasing my old back list under the pen name Annemarie Brear.
What have you learned about the publishing industry since you’ve signed that first contract?
I’ve learned that this industry is ever changing, ever evolving and authors, agents and publishers have to change with it. When my first book was released in 2005, the ebook industry was finding its feet. There were many problems and not enough people took it seriously, me included, but it was never going to go away. And now it is a world wide phenomena. It just shows that we can never sit still and cling to the old ways but to change and adapt as needed, or get left behind.
I personally read mainly ebooks now, something I never thought I'd do. I love the ease of instantly purchasing and reading abook within minutes.
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Books

A New Dawn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Fate has sent them a challenge that tests, not just their strength and love, but their very survival.
What He Taught Her
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,630. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When Cassandra meets Rob she rejects the spark of attraction she feels. A man in her life, after the betrayal of Oliver? She’d rather eat broken glass! Yet Rob is persistent, he’s funny and he’s gorgeous, but what exactly does he want?
Art of Desire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Will Ronan allow the one woman who has filled his heart leave him for good? Can Antonia stop running and face what could be hers?
New Beginnings: A Romantic Short Stories Anthology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
An anthology of six romantic short stories set around the world including Paris, India and Australia. Six different and compelling stories of people finding their way on the journey to love and happiness.
The Right Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Can a summer holiday be the beginning of a new love and a new life for Molly?

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Black Opal Books
Latest book: A Touch of Winter. Published December 14, 2013.