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

Allegra's Dream
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,120. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
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
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Category: 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.
Enchanted Cottage
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012 by Books We Love Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
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
Dream Weaver
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Books We Love Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 93,230. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Books We Love Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
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"]

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