Award-Winning author, CONNIE VINES lives deep in the quirky suburbs of Southern California in a butter-yellow house shaded by mimosa and magnolia trees with her husband.
Connie has published over one hundred fiction and nonfiction articles, seven genre novels and educational student activity books. She has also ghost-written two literary novels and one screen play. Under the pseudonym of Addison Murray, Connie published with Kensington/Zebra where her romance novels were translated into more than ten languages.
Connie has been a member of Orange County Chapter of Romance Writers of America since 1986. She has also served on the executive board of the International Chapter of Romance Writers as Vice-President, Secretary and Newsletter Editor of the YA Writers' National Network, and is currently the President of The GothRom (Gothic Romance) Chapter of Romance Writers.
Taking full advantage of her nomadic childhood, Connie weaves her regional and international experiences into her novels and novellas.
Watch for: "Rand" Book 3 in her Rodeo Romance Series, her Cajun anthology, "Gumbo Ya Ya--for women who like romance Cajun," The 1st novella in her Fun & Sassy Supernatural Series: (set in SoCal), titled: "Here Today, Zombie Tomorrow". Coming in 2015: Three Sisters Mysteries, Teen/Tween novels.