Barbara Hannay writes women’s fiction with romantic elements and has sold over 12 million books world- wide. Her stories set in Australia have been translated into 26 languages and she has won the coveted Rita Award from Romance Writers of America and has been short-listed five times. Two of Barbara’s novels have also won the Romance Writers of Australia’s Romantic Book of the Year and one of these has been optioned by a Canadian film company.
Barbara lives in Townsville with her writer husband and enjoys being close to the Coral Sea, the stunning tropical scenery and colourful characters, all of which often find their way into her popular stories.