Shirley Martin

Biography

Born near Pittsburgh, Shirley Martin attended the University of Pittsburgh. After graduating from "Pitt", she taught school for one year, then obtained a position as a flight attendant with Eastern Airlines. Based in Miami, she met her future husband there. After raising three sons, she devoted her time to writing, something she had always wanted to do.

With a vivid imagination and a love of storytelling, Shirley has always enjoyed writing. Her first published novel, "Destined to Love" reflects her familiarity with western Pennsylvania, where she hails from, and her love of romance writing. From this historical romance, she blossomed out to other romance genres. "One More Tomorrow" is a vampire romance, one her publisher dubbed "a sizzling seller". With several fantasy novels and novellas, her writing should appeal to just about every reader of romance. Her books have been sold at Amazon and most major book stores and have garnered great reviews.

A widow, Shirley lives in Birmingham, Alabama, with her two cats.

Books

Fairy Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 166,990. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
What happens when you combine a good witch, a humble fisherman in love with a princess, a lovers' journey to a land of magic, and a vampire who seeks mortality? You get some very exciting tales and great romances. The Sacrifice, One More Tomorrow, Midnight For Morgana, and The Princess and The Curse.
Temptation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,950. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Escaping an abusive boyfriend, Jennifer moves to Miami. She vows that from now on, she’ll guard her heart and not fall for any sweet talker that comes her way. But when she meets Varik, a man like no other she’s ever met, she finds it easy to forget her vow. On a dare to woo a mortal woman, Varik courts Jennifer.
Wolf Magic
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,000. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Rabid wolves are overrunning the city of Moytura.. The queen issues a decree to the city's sentries: Kill the wolves. Hunting the beasts in the forest, sentry Briant Girard spies a wolf in the distance and fells the animal with an arrow. Minutes later, he discovers that he has badly injured a young woman. Where is the wolf? he wonders,while he worries about the young woman.
Allegra's Dream
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,060. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Used as a pawn for much of her life, Allegra vows that someday she will determine her own fate. But when Rowan Leinster becomes her guardian, she fears she has gone from bad to worse. ... When a handsome king seeks Allegra's hand in marriage, she must choose between the needs of her country and the desires of her heart.
Forbidden Love
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult
Married to a man she doesn't love, Lisa lives a lie to saved her widowed mother from poverty. When she meets Owen, a steelworker from the wrong side of the tracks, heat sizzles between them, a passion that grows stronger with each stolen moment together. Lisa finds herself torn between her darkest desires and her family obligations.
Shirley Martin Special Edition (3 books in 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 256,550. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Shirley Martin Special Edition contains: Dream Weaver, Forbidden to Love and Destined to Love.
The Princess and the Curse
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,080. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Nolan Tremaine is a fisherman, a man who likes to brag about things he's never done and places he's never seen. When a tavern stranger dares him to sail to the faraway land of Connachta and bring back the Blessed Bell of Bellarmine, he knows he is trapped. He can't refuse the challenge. But where is Connachta, and where can he find the Blessed Bell of Bellarmine?
The Sacrifice
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,910. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
She must die! No, Briana couldn't bear it. The holy day of Samhain approached, when the veil between the real world and the Otherworld disappears, and demons stalk the land. To placate the gods and protect the people on the eve of Samhain, the druids choose the most beautiful woman in the land to sacrifice--to knife to death!
Enchanted Cottage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A fantasy romance by Shirley Martin, published by Books We Love. An evil witch places a curse on Alana Cullain, turning the once beautiful woman into an ugly hag. Chased from her village, Alana seeks sanctuary in the dark forest. There she finds a strange cottage, one she had never seen before, and makes her home there. Demoted and badly wounded in battle, mercenary soldier Colin Duffrey he
One More Tomorrow
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Destined to live in darkness, Galan must defeat the evil Moloch to regain mortality and win the love of the mortal woman, Stephanie.
Dream Weaver
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Sent back in time, Gwen must save her lover's life. She failed him once before. She can't fail him again. Dream Weaver was nominated for the CAPA the Cupid and the Psyche Awards.
Destined to Love
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 93,230. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Western
They were lovers from two different worlds, brought together by war, separated by a way of life. Captured by the Indians as a child, Rebecca is torn between her love for her adopted people and her yearning for the white man, Daniel Chamberlain. [Previously published as "High Wind Rising"]
Night Shadows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Three men desire Fianna, but she loves only one. Fianna leaves home to escape having to marry a man she doesn't love. She travels to another city, far away, hoping to escape detection. There she meets Gaderian, but she doesn't realize he is a vampire.
Night Secrets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,650. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
In Night Secrets, written by Shirley Martin and published by Books We Love, fear and betrayal threaten the kingdom of Avador. Keriam, a princess with supernatural powers, must save her father from assassination. But can she trust Roric, or is he part of the plot?
Midnight for Morgana
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
When a good witch grants Morgana her deepest desire, the young woman gets more than she bargained for. And a handsome prince gets the surprise of his life.

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