Melissa Foster
AUTHOR

Melissa Foster

NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR

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Melissa writes sexy and heartwarming contemporary romance, new adult romance and women's fiction with emotionally compelling characters that stay with you long after you turn the last page. Readers adore Melissa's fun, flirty, and sinfully sexy, award-winning big-family romance collection, LOVE IN BLOOM featuring the Snow Sisters, Bradens, Remingtons, Ryders, Seaside Summer, Bayside Summers, Harborside Nights, Wild Boys and Bad Boys After Dark, Tru Blue and the Whiskeys, and the Montgomerys. Melissa's emotional journeys are always family oriented. Perfect beach reads for contemporary romance lovers who enjoy reading about loyal, wealthy heroes and smart, sassy heroines with complex and relatable issues.

Melissa also writes sweet and clean romance under the pen name Addison Cole.

Melissa has painted and donated several murals to The Hospital for Sick Children in Washington, DC. Her interests include her family, reading, writing, painting, friends, helping others see the positive side of life, and visiting Cape Cod.

Melissa is available to chat with book clubs and welcomes comments and emails from her readers. Visit Melissa on social media or her personal website.

"Melissa Foster is synonymous with sexy, swoony, heartfelt romance!" -NYT Bestseller Lauren Blakely

"With her wonderful characters and resonating emotions, Melissa Foster is a must-read author!" -NYT Bestseller Julie Kenner

"What sets Melissa Foster apart are her compelling characters who you care about... desperately. I dare you to read the first chapter and not be hooked." NYT bestseller, M.J. Rose

"You can always rely on Melissa Foster to deliver a story that's fresh, emotional and entertaining. Make sure you have all night, because once you start you won't want to stop reading. Every book's a winner!" New York Times Bestselling Author Brenda Novak

"Melissa Foster is quickly becoming one of my favorites. Fated For Love was amazing. It kind of reminds me of Jill Shalvis' books and they are my benchmark for contemporary romance awesomeness." --Books Like Breathing

Comments from Melissa:

I grew up in Maryland with my mother, a slew of wonderful brothers, and never a shortage of friends. I am passionate about writing, reading, living healthy, and helping others do the same, and enjoy just about anything outdoors (and anything chocolate!). I love to chat with readers and book clubs, and welcome your comments and suggestions. Feel free to email me. You can also catch me on Facebook.com/MelissaFosterAuthor.

Thanks for reading!

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Best Sellers

    • Catching Cassidy

    • Harborside Nights, Book One
    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: Virginia Rose, Teddy Hamilton
    • Length: 9 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    When tragedy strikes, best friends turn to insatiable lovers...but harsh realities may tear them apart....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Bayside Heat

    • Bayside Summers, Book 3
    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: Ava Erickson, Aiden Snow
    • Length: 9 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Drake Savage has always done the right thing, especially where beautiful and fiercely determined Serena Mallery is concerned - even when it means keeping his feelings for her to himself....

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Love Like Ours

    • Sugar Lake, Book 3
    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: John Lane
    • Length: 6 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 60
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 61

    Talia Dalton lives her life on cruise control. Despite her successful career as a professor, she prefers protecting her broken heart to taking chances. She’s calm, cool, collected, and steady. Until the morning she takes her eyes off that familiar road....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • EXCELLENT

    • By paulette hartwell on 10-25-18

    Regular price: $16.09

    • The Real Thing

    • Sugar Lake, Book 1
    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: John Lane
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 478
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 408
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 408

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    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Not sure why it was under romantic comedy

    • By Amazon Customer on 09-29-17

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    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: Teddy Hamilton, Jacob Morgan
    • Length: 6 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 116
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 110
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 110

    Fresh off the heels of yet another bad relationship, Tristan Brewer is taking a break from men to try to figure out where he keeps going wrong....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • ✫✫ 4.5 Stars ✫✫

    • By Cyndi on 06-17-18

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    • Anything for Love

    • The Bradens and Montgomerys: Pleasant Hill - Oak Falls Book 2
    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: Ava Erickson, Zachary Webber
    • Length: 8 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38

    After Charlotte Sterling loses her last family member, she moves to Sterling House, her family's Colorado mountain inn, to live a solitary life. As an erotic romance writer, her days and nights are filled with passion and intrigue - even if only fictional....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • You will laugh your a@@ off.

    • By Mommysuz on 10-15-18

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    • Only for You

    • Sugar Lake, Book 2
    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: John Lane
    • Length: 6 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 232
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 190
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 187

    Love only works when your heart is in the right place. Hers could be right next door....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A heart-wrenching tale of love after loss.

    • By Jenn@YeahOrNeighReviews on 09-06-18

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    • River of Love

    • The Bradens at Peaceful Harbor, Book 3
    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: B.J. Harrison
    • Length: 9 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 47

    Physician assistant Faith Hayes escaped her painful past and built a safe, happy life in Peaceful Harbor....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow

    • By JJB on 09-20-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Lovers at Heart

    • Love in Bloom: The Bradens, Book 1
    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: B. J. Harrison
    • Length: 9 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 195
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 173
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 173

    When a chance encounter turns into a night of intense passion, Treat realizes that the mistake he made six months earlier may cause him to lose Max completely....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazement

    • By Laura on 03-02-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Driving Whiskey Wild

    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: Paul Woodson
    • Length: 8 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 60
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57

    Special Forces veteran and Dark Knights Motorcycle Club member Bullet Whiskey lives to protect his family, their bar, and the residents of his small hometown....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Really enjoyed the narrator he brought it to life

    • By Nadine Bookaholic on 04-02-18

    Regular price: $19.95

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