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Barbara Lynne McCauley, American language educator. Board directors Northland Symphony, Kansas City, 1978—1979, Macon Balllet, 1980—1983; Member of Medival Society of America, Florida College English Association, International Association Foundation Arts, Mythopoeic Society, International Arthurian Society, International Association Fantastic Arts, Alpha Pi Omega, Kappa Delta Pi, Sigma Tau Delta, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

McCauley, Barbara Lynne was born on March 2, 1951 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Daughter of J. C. and Rebecca Ernestine (Alley) McCauley.

Education

Biosystems Engineering, Central Missouri State University, 1973. Master of Arts, Central Missouri State University, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Florida State University, 1993.

Career

She has written over 35 romance novels for Harlequin Enterprises since 1991. The youngest of five children, she loved reading and writing from an early age. Currently, she is in the process of creating a miniature storybook garden in a corner of her abundant flowerbeds.

When not at the computer, can be found puttering in her garden, and feeding her birds—including a chicken. Happily married with two children, she is continuing to write emotional, compelling romance novels. She published her first book in 1991, Woman Tamer.

She is a past co-president of the Orange County chapter of Romance Writers of America. Seduction of the Reluctant Bride (1998) Secrets By Blackhawk-Sinclair Saga Series Blackhawk's Sweet Revenge (1999) Secret Baby Santos (1999) Killian's Passion (1999) Callan's Proposition (2000) Gabriel's Honor (2000) Reese's Wild Wager (2001) Sinclair's Surprise Baby (2001) Taming Blackhawk (2002) In Blackhawk's Bed (2002) That Blackhawk Bride (2003) Miss Pruitt's Private Life (2004) Blackhawk Legacy (2004) Blackhawk's Betrayal (2006) Blackhawk's Bond (2006) Blackhawk's Affair (2007) Fortunes of Texas Series Multi-Author Fortune's Secret Daughter (2001) Crown and Glory Series Multi-Author Royally Pregnant (2002) Dynasties the Barones Series Multi-Author Where There's Smoke (2003) Dynasties the Danforths Series Multi-Author The Cinderella Scandal (2004) Dynasties the Ashtons Series Multi-Author Name Your Price (2005) Omnibus In Collaboration It's Raining Men! (2001) (with Elizabeth Bevarly) Surprise Baby (2002) (with Kathie DeNosky) Taming Blackhawk / Michael's Temptation (2002) (with Eileen Wilks) Summer Gold (2003) (with Elizabeth Lowell) Taming the Prince / Royally Pregnant (2003) (with Elizabeth Bevarly) Billionaire Bachelors: Garrett / In Blackhawk's Bed (2003) (with Anne Marie Winston) The Blackhawk Bride / Billionaire Bachelors: Gray (2004) (with Anne Marie Winston) Where There's Smoke. / Beauty and The Blue Angel (2004) (with Maureen Child) Dynasties: Summer in Savannah (2004) (with Maureen Child and Sheri Whitefeather) The Cinderella Scandal / Man Beneath the Uniform (2004) (with Maureen Child) Laying His Claim / Miss Pruitt's Private Life (2005) (with Beverly Barton) Passionate Secrets (2006) (with Maggie Shayne) Summer Desires (2006) (with Joan Johnston and Wendy Rosnau) (Wolf River Summer / Hawk's Way / Virgin Groom / Long Hot Summer) Savour the Seduction / Name Your Price (2006) (with Laura Wright) One Hot Summer (2007) (with Joan Johnston and Diana Palmer) In His Bed (2007) (with Linda Winstead Jones).

Achievements

  • Miss Pruitt's Private Life: 2005 RITA Best Novel winnerIn addition to winning KISS and Achievement awards from Romantic Times, she has won an award from Affaire de Coeur, and garnered nine other RITA award nominations. McCauley is a USA TODAY bestselling author and has made frequent appearances on the Waldenbooks Bestseller list.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Board directors Northland Symphony, Kansas City, 1978—1979, Macon Balllet, 1980—1983. Member of Medival Society of America, Florida College English Association, International Association Foundation Arts, Mythopoeic Society, International Arthurian Society, International Association Fantastic Arts, Alpha Pi Omega, Kappa Delta Pi, Sigma Tau Delta, Phi Kappa Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Art, music, dance, poetry, fiction.

Connections

father:
J. C. McCauley

mother:
Rebecca Ernestine (Alley) McCauley