Press Kit

New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal and #1 Publishers Weekly bestselling author RaeAnne Thayne has written more than 70 books since selling her first book in 1995. She has received a career achievement award from Romantic Times for series romantic adventure, as well as a Pioneer of Romance award. She finds inspiration from the beautiful mountains of northern Utah, where she lives with her family.

Her books have been described as “poignant and sweet,” with “beautiful, honest storytelling (that) goes straight to the heart.”

#1 NYT Bestselling Author Debbie Macomber: “Reading these stories of small-town life engages the reader’s heart and emotions, inspiring hope and the belief miracles are possible.”

#1 NYT Bestselling Author Robyn Carr: “RaeAnne Thayne gets better with every book!”

RT Book Reviews: RaeAnne Thayne has a knack for capturing those emotions that come from the heart.”

Frolic: “Thayne knows how to write the perfect romance.”

RaeAnne is available for speaking engagements, interviews, and appearances. She also loves speaking with book clubs or writer groups via telephone or Skype.

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Contact info:
RaeAnne Thayne


Annelise Robey
Jane Rotrosen Agency
318 E 51st Street
New York, NY 10022

Media inquiries:

HQN/Harper Collins Publicity Team


Books written: Over 70
Books in print: 10 million copies
International reach: RaeAnne’s books have been translated into eighteen languages and sold in more than fifty countries.
Year RaeAnne started writing fiction: 1990
Year RaeAnne sold her first book: 1995
Previous career: Newspaper reporter and editor
Education: B.A. Journalism, B.A. Liberal Studies, Utah State University