Jacqueline Diamond has sold 100 novels, including romantic comedy, medical romance, fantasy, mystery and Regency romance, to publishers from St. Martin’s Press and Harlequin to Five Star and William Morrow. A two-time finalist for the Rita Award, Jackie received a Career Achievement Award from Romantic Times and is a former reporter and TV columnist for the Associated Press in Los Angeles. Among her best-known publications is the Safe Harbor Medical series (published by Harlequin American Romance), which Jackie created and of which she has written all 17 volumes. In addition to working for traditional publishers, Jackie has reissued more than 30 of her backlist books and self-published several originals. She lives in Orange County, California, with her husband of more than 35 years.
Awards and Recognition
- Career Achievement Award, Romantic Times
- Two-time finalist, Rita Award (Romance Writers of America)
- Thomas Watson Foundation fellowship in playwriting