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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Julie Kistler  

Pen Name: None

Genre:

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1956 in Peoria, Illinois


-- Website -- http://www.juliekistler.com
-- Julie Kistler on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=julie+kistler


Illinois Connection

Kistler was born in Peoria, Illinois and attended the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. She currently resides in Central Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Julie Kistler was born and raised in Peoria, Illinois but moved to the Chicago area for high school. She attended the University of Illinois, and graduated with a BA in history. She earned a law degree from the University of Illinois and moved to Minnesota to be a lawyer. In 1985, Kistler left the legal world to be a full-time writer. She moved back home to Illinois in 1989, and has lived in Central Illinois ever since. A lifetime movie and theater lover, Julie began a side career as a theater critic for the ''Champaign News-Gazette'' in 1990. She is also on the Board of Directors of Heartland Theatre, in Bloomington, Illinois.


Awards


-- Finalist for Romance Writers of America's Rita Award for ''Black Jack Brogan'', 1994
-- Waldenbooks Bestseller for ''Fantasy Wife'', 1995
-- Nominated as one of Affaire de Coeur's Top Ten Favorite Authors, 1995
-- Nominated for Romantic Times' Best Duets of the Year for ''Calling Mr. Right'', 2000
-- Waldenbooks Bestseller for ''Just a Little Fling'', 2000
-- Winner of the 2001 Madcap Award for Romantic Comedy for ''Just a Little Fling''
-- Nominated for Romantic Times' Career Achievement Award for Series Romantic Fantasy, 2003
-- Nominated for Romantic Times' Best Temptation of the Year for ''Packing Heat'', 2004

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50 ways to lure your lover
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50 ways to lure your lover /
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Always a bridesmaid
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Best wishes
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Black Jack Brogan.
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Buscando al hombre perfecto
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Aquel hombre tenía que ser para ella... y para nadie másLa correcta y responsable Nell McCabe todavía no podía creer que se hubiera convertido en la presentadora de un provocativo programa de radio. Estaba dispuesta a hacer casi cualquier cosa con tal de salvar la emisora, pero organizar aquella enorme fiesta de San Valentín en la que tendría que emparejar a los oyentes en antena... Finalmente accedió a hacerlo... entonces apareció el sexy señor Jones y le cortó la respiración. Lo último que iba a hacer era emparejarlo con otra mujer que no fuera ella.

Christmas in July
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Christmas in toyland
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Cinderella at the Firecracker Ball
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Cut to the chase
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Fantasy wife /
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Finn's angel
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Flannery's rainbow.
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Hot Prospect.
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In Bed with the Wild One & In Bed with the Pirate.
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It's in his kiss
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Just a little fling
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Lizzie's last-chance fiancè
ISBN: 9781459250253. OCLC Number: 778075470

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Lizzie's last-chance fiancè /
ISBN: 0373167822. OCLC Number: 41591857

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More naughty than nice /
ISBN: 0263835847. OCLC Number: 53460123

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More Naughty Than Nice.
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When plain, boring marketing drudge Stephanie Blanton reinvents herself as Stevie Bliss, the world finally takes notice! Her sizzling book, Blissfully Single, is soon rapidly climbing bestseller lists. Meanwhile, Stevie is sending men's libidos out of control with her philosophy of lovin' 'em and leavin' 'em.Reporter Owen Dasher wants to interview the sexy singles expert. He's hot for her bod, yet senses underneath Stevie really yearns for babies and white picket fences. How so? He'd love to expose a few of her secrets. But as Christmas draws near, the real scoop might well be how Dasher Conquers the Vixen?both in bed and out!

Once there were giants :
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Once upon a honeymoon
ISBN: 9781459282940. OCLC Number: 811559115

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Name: Thomas Michael Tripp AshbyAge: 34Status: S.T.U.D. #2Occupation: Jock What was a STUD to do? Tripp Ashby actually had more women than he could handle! Thanks to his matchmaking mom's personal ad proclaiming his supposed desire to marry, strange women were turning up naked in his shower, breaking into his cabin, car-jacking him-and driving him nuts! Bridget Emerick had bailed him out before, why would she mind doing it again? Sure, she was engaged to be married, and she couldn't stand his mother. But how could she possibly resist a little dress rehearsal-especially with him as the g.

Once upon a honeymoon /
ISBN: 0373165579. OCLC Number: 31360674

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Packing heat
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While following a hot tip, Chicago policeman Cooper Calhoun runs smack into gorgeous Violet O'Leary. The sexy brunette FBI agent is no shrinking violet, however. She's tough, no-nonsense and not exactly thrilled when Coop proposes they join forces on this puzzling case. Sure, they're after the same con-artist suspect, but Violet is feeling territorial, in more ways than one. Except this hotshot rookie cop keeps distracting Violet'by kissing her senseless, touching her emotions'seducing her body. But when Coop takes out his handcuffs, Violet doesn't know whether to run' or go for it!

Paris when it sizzles
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Ryan's bride
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The Socialite and the Bad Boy Lockett Kensington, pampered and rich, faced the spectacular society wedding of the year-her own. She had more than a case of cold feet-they were numb! Taking the most direct route, she gathered up her skirts to descend the trellis from her bedroom window, when she fell into the waiting arms of the original rebel-Antonio Ryan, her ex-husband. As a teenager, she'd married Ryan to spite her dad, so she thought. But as Ryan rescued her in her prenuptial hour of need, dark eyes snapping and leather jacket gleaming, she wondered what it would mean to climb onto his.

Ryan's bride /
ISBN: 0373165757. OCLC Number: 32054465

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Scandal
ISBN: 9781426847486. OCLC Number: 505193301

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How to cause a scandal'Jordan Albright loves teaching her popular course--Scandalous Women 101. Quiet, mousy Jordan never makes any waves, not even with her staid fianc'. Leap before you look ... Until suddenly, inexplicably she travels back through time--to 1893! And lands right in the tempting arms of Chicago department-store heir Nick Tempest. Soon Jordan's creating a scandal of her own--short skirts, no corset and steamy talk about sexual liberation. Throw out the rules ... Nick can't keep his hands off the sexy, free-spirited Jordan despite her worries about returning to the future. Hey, he's willing to make history together with her. But can he really believe she's been sent to save him in the nick of time ... '

Stand-in bride ; The sister switch
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The Van Renn legacy
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Touch me not
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Touch me not /
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Tuesday's knight
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Tuesday's knight /
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Wildflower.
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