Jane Toombs is a snowbird who spends cold weather in sunny mid-Florida, and warm weather in Michigan's beautiful Upper Peninsula, along with the Viking from her past and their calico cat, Kinko. She's been writing most of her life, taking time out to raise five children, two stepchildren and work as a registerd nurse. Jane has been published in book-length fiction in most of the genres--historical romance, Regencies, contemporary romance, mystery, suspense, gothics,fantasy/paranormal and horror. She also writes short stories and novellas in these genres for various anthologies and has (with co-author Janet Lane Walters) one award-winning non-fiction book on writing currently available.
Jane has been a finalist twice in RWA's Rita, won a Prism Award for dark fantasy, a Bookrak Award for best-selling series book, won two Eppie Awards and also was a finalist. Several of her novellas have finaled in contests. She belongs to Romance Writers of America, Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, Electronically Published Internet Connection and far too many Internet writing lists.
Jane enjoys walking around the many lakes where she lives in mid-Florida and along Lake Superior's south shore in Michigan's Upper Peninusula with her Significant Other. Kinko prefers to hunt mice in Michigan, but settles for chasing lizards in Florida.
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