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Individual Author Record

General Information


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Genre: C:ADULT Fiction




Illinois Connection

Bryce is originally from Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Denny S. Bryce is an award-winning author and three-time RWA Golden Heart finalist, including twice for Wild Women and the Blues. In addition to writing for NPR Books and FROLIC Media, the former professional dancer is a public relations professional who has spent over two decades running her own marketing and event management firm. A member of the Historical Novel Society, Womens Fiction Writers Association, and Novelists, Inc., she is a frequent speaker at author events. Originally from Chicago, she now lives in Savannah, Georgia.

Published Works Expand for more information

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-- """Other Awards and Honors"""

-- *Romance Writers of America Golden Heart finalist, 2016 and 2018

-- *Washington Romance Writers Marlene Award winner, 2015

-- *New Jersey Romance Writers Put Your Heart in a Book Award winner