More About the Author
De-ann Black's new books CHRISTMAS GARDEN: COLOURING BOOK and FESTIVE CHRISTMAS: COLOURING BOOK are now available. See De-ann's artwork and illustrations on her website (De-annBlack.com). Other colouring books by De-ann include: FLOWER HUNTER, SEA DREAM, FLOWER BEE, BEE GARDEN, SUMMER GARDEN and AUTUMN GARDEN COLOURING BOOK.
De-ann Black is a bestselling author, scriptwriter and former newspaper journalist. Traditionally published for over 15 years. De-ann became an Amazon All-Star author in 2014 and 2015.
She has over 50 books published. Romance, crime thrillers, espionage novels, action adventure. And children's books (non-fiction rocket science books, children's fiction and picture books).
She previously worked as a full-time newspaper journalist for several years. She had her own weekly columns in the press. This included being a motoring correspondent where she got to test drive cars every week for the press for three years.
Before being asked to work for the press, De-ann worked in magazine editorial writing everything from fashion features to social news. And was marketing editor of a glossy magazine.
She is also a professional artist and illustrator working in oils, acrylics and watercolours (painting flowers, figures, landscapes, seascapes, abstracts and contemporary work) and working in pen and ink for the illustrations in her colouring books. See her art portfolio on her website: www.De-annBlack.com
Fabric design, dressmaking, sewing, knitting, photography and fashion are part of her work. She also loves to bake cakes.
Additionally, De-ann has always been interested in fitness, and was a fitness and bodybuilding champion, 100 metre runner and mountaineer. As a former N.A.B.B.A. Miss Scotland, she had a weekly fitness show on the radio that ran for over three years.
De-ann trained in Shukokai karate, boxing, kickboxing, Dayan Qigong, and Jiu Jitsu.
She is currently based in Scotland.
Find out more at: www.de-annblack.com
De-ann's books include - International Thrillers, Special Forces, espionage and crime thriller books - Electric Shadows, Guile, The Strife of Riley, Moth to the Flame and Shadows of Murder.
Romances include - The Tea Shop & Tearoom series, The Flower Hunter's Cottage, The Beemaster's Cottage, The Sewing Bee & Afternoon Tea, The Christmas Knitting Bee, The Bakery by the Seaside, Shed in the City, The Christmas Tea Shop & Bakery, The Christmas Chocolatier, The Vintage Tea Dress Shop in Summer, The Bitch-Proof Suit, The Cure For Love, Oops! I'm the Paparazzi, and The Tea Dress Shop At Christmas.
Her latest children's fiction books include - Secondhand Spooks - December 32nd, Faeriefied, School For Aliens, and Wormhole Wynd.
New releases for 2015:
FESTIVE CHRISTMAS: Colouring Book
CHRISTMAS GARDEN: Colouring Book
SUMMER GARDEN: Colouring Book
AUTUMN GARDEN: Colouring Book
FLOWER BEE: Colouring Book
BEE GARDEN: Colouring Book
SEA DREAM: Colouring Book
FLOWER HUNTER: Colouring Book
THE BEEMASTER'S COTTAGE
THE SEWING BEE BY THE SEA
THE FLOWER HUNTER'S COTTAGE
New releases for 2014:
THE VINTAGE SEWING & KNITTING BEE
CHAMPAGNE CHIC LEMONADE MONEY
THE CHRISTMAS KNITTING BEE
THE SEWING BEE & AFTERNOON TEA
THE TEA SHOP
THE BAKERY BY THE SEASIDE
SHED IN THE CITY
New releases for 2013:
CHRISTMAS ROMANCE IN PARIS
THE CHOCOLATE CAKE SHOP IN NEW YORK AT CHRISTMAS
THE CHRISTMAS CHOCOLATIER
THE CHRISTMAS TEA SHOP & BAKERY
CHRISTMAS ROMANCE IN SCOTLAND
THE VINTAGE TEA DRESS SHOP IN SUMMER
DUBLIN GIRL - HOT SUMMER IN THE CITY
THE FAIRYTALE TEA DRESS SHOP IN EDINBURGH
SHOPPING FOR MEN & THE CHOCOLATIER
THE BITCH-PROOF SUIT SCRIPT BOOK
SHADOWS OF MURDER
SHOPPING FOR MEN
New releases for 2012:
THE BITCH-PROOF BRIDE
THE BITCH-PROOF ROMANCE
THE TEA DRESS SHOP AT CHRISTMAS
SHOPPING FOR MEN AT CHRISTMAS
OOPS! I'M UP TO MISCHIEF
OOPS! I'M A SECRET AGENT
OOPS! I'M A HOLLYWOOD AGENT
I'M HOLDING OUT FOR A VAMPIRE BOYFRIEND
WHY ARE ALL THE GOOD GUYS TOTAL MONSTERS?
And the international spy thriller ELECTRIC SHADOWS
Other popular titles include:
THE STRIFE OF RILEY - thriller set in Glasgow.
THE CURE FOR LOVE - romantic comedy set in London and Cornwall.
THE BRUNETTE BOMBSHELL - romance set in London.
OOPS! I'M THE PAPARAZZI - romance set in New York.
Find out more at www.de-annblack.com