Karen Wiesner

Creating realistic, unforgettable characters one story at a time…

In addition to being a popular writing reference instructor and writer, professional blurbologist and freelance editor, Karen Wiesner is the accomplished author of over 130 titles published in the past 22 years, which have been nominated/won 134 awards, with 23 more releases contracted for spanning many genres and formats.

Her books cover such genres as women’s fiction, romance, mystery/police procedural/cozy, suspense/thriller, paranormal/supernatural, futuristic, fantasy, science fiction, gothic, inspirational/Christian, thriller, horror, chick-lit, and action/adventure.  She also writes award-nominated children’s books and poetry, and writing reference titles such as her bestseller First Draft in 30 DaysWriting the Fiction Series: The Complete Guide for Novels and NovellasCohesive Story Building, and Bring Your Fiction to Life: Crafting Three-Dimensional Stories with Depth and Complexity. Her newest writing reference is Writing Blurbs That Sizzle–And Sell!.

Karen also runs a blurb service for authors. She’s crafted back cover and high concept blurbs for all of her own books and series as well as those for the stories in several award-winning anthologies, and evaluated, revised and crafted series, back cover and high concept blurbs for the entire backlist of nearly five hundred books in one publisher’s catalog. Visit Karen’s Blurb Service website here: www.angelfire.com/stars4/kswiesner/BlurbService.html for more details.

Visit her website at http://www.karenwiesner.com. Check out her author page at Facebook here: http://www.facebook.com/KarenWiesnerAuthor. If you’d like to receive Karen’s free e-mail newsletter, Karen’s Quill, send a blank e-mail to KarensQuill-subscribe@yahoogroups.com.

Author Interview

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2-in-1 Inspirational Romance Novellas by Karen Wiesner

2-in-1 Supernatural Romance Novellas by Karen Wiesner


Adventures in Amethyst Series by Karen Wiesner

Angelfire Trilogy by Karen Wiesner

Angelfire II Quartet by Karen Wiesner

A Peaceful Pilgrim Novel Series by Karen Wiesner

Arrow of Time Chronicles by Karen Wiesner

Bloodmoon Cove Spirits Series by Karen Wiesner

Cohesive Story Building by Karen S. Wiesner


Cowboy Fever Series by Karen Wiesner

CPR for Dead or Lifeless Fiction: A Writer’s Guide to Deep and Multifaceted Development and Progression of Characters, Plots, and Relationships by Karen S. Wiesner

Denim Blues Mysteries by Karen Wiesner


Falcon’s Bend Series by Karen Wiesner and Chris Spindler

Family Heirlooms Series by Karen Wiesner


Friendship Heirlooms Series by Karen Wiesner

Gypsy Road Series by Karen Wiesner

Incognito Series by Karen Wiesner

Kaleidoscope Series by Karen Wiesner


Making Good Choices Series, Book 1: Taking Responsibility Builds Trust by Karen Sue Wiesner

Restless as Rain by Karen Wiesner

Sweet Dreams by Karen Wiesner

Woodcutter’s Grim Series by Karen Wiesner

Wounded Warriors Series by Karen Wiesner

Writing Blurbs That Sizzle–And Sell! by Karen S. Wiesner