Best Selling award winning author and Amazon top 100 seller, Denise Jeffries has been writing since 1993. Having journaled life events since she was a child, on the prompting of a friend she decided to put those thoughts and dreams into books. She has sixteen books and numerous published short stories to her fiction writing credits plus numerous nonfiction articles and essays. She is known for bringing the characters alive in her stories while adding a touch of wit, mystery and suspense. Her books are not called a wild ride of romance and intrigue for nothing. She won the Emma Award in 2016 for Best romantic suspense. She loves traveling, reading and killing off people in her books and she kills each one with flare and pizzazz. She once said on a local television show that she killed people for a hobby and then went on to say moments later she worked in a local hospital. Her family, friends and co-workers still laugh at that slip of the tongue. She is an avid reader of all genres, however, proclaims romantic suspense is her all time favorite. She loves to travel, hike and photo shoot. She hopes to eventually put some of her photos to book covers.
When she is not writing, thinking about writing or providing workshops on writing, she works as a medical care manager. Mrs. Jeffries, a Registered Nurse resides with her husband, Leon, in Tidewater, Virginia, where she works as a Clinical Care Coordinator. She was born in New Jersey and has been a resident of Virginia for many years.