Melissa Foster
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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

    • Wicked Whiskey Love

    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: Erin Mallon, Zachary Webber
    • Length: 9 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 75
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 69

    After escaping abusive parents and, later, an abusive relationship, Sarah Beckley has spent a lifetime watching snakes shed their skin. With two small children to care for and another on the way, she's finally found a home in Peaceful Harbor....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • WOW.... What a great audio book

    • By susan b on 12-28-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Embracing Her Heart

    • The Montgomerys, Book 1
    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: Andi Arndt, Sebastian York
    • Length: 8 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 94
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 86
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86

    Leaving New York City and returning to her hometown to teach a screenplay writing class seems like just the break Grace Montgomery needs. Until her sisters wake her at 4:30 in the morning to watch the hottest guys in town train wild horses....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Smoking HOT and so much fun!

    • By Lisa M. Filipe on 06-27-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Truly, Madly, Whiskey

    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: Paul Woodson
    • Length: 9 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 72
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 68
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 67

    A sexy standalone romance by New York Times best-selling author Melissa Foster. Watch mysteriously sexy Bear Whiskey claw his way to his happily-ever-after with sassy, rebellious Crystal Moon....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • 3.5 STARS.. SACCHARIN SWEET, SEXY & DRAMA-LITE

    • By 🔹🔹🔹CAROLYN 🔹🔹🔹 on 04-25-17

    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 65
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 62

    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

    • Tru Blue

    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: Paul Woodson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 199
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 182
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 183

    There's nothing Truman Gritt won't do to protect his family - including spending years in jail for a crime he didn't commit. When he's finally released, the life he knew is turned upside down....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Just not for me...

    • By Andrea Cleghorn on 12-06-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Lovers at Heart, Reimagined

    • Love in Bloom: The Bradens, Book 1
    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: Andi Arndt, Sebastian York
    • Length: 6 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Treat Braden wasn't looking for love when Max Armstrong walked into his Nassau resort, but he saw right through the efficient and capable facade she wore like a shield to the sweet, sensual woman beneath....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • My favorite narrator's

    • By Sherri on 12-17-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • 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 55
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50

    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
    • Not one to miss...

    • By Kimberly Dawn on 01-15-19

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Real Thing

    • Sugar Lake, Book 1
    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: John Lane
    • Length: 8 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 525
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 451
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 451

    Bakery owner Willow Dalton's friendship with Zane Walker has always been a bit complicated....

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

    • By Amazon Customer on 09-29-17

    Regular price: $16.09

    • 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 260
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 214
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 211

    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

    Regular price: $16.09

    • Discovering Delilah: An LGBT Love Story

    • Harborside Nights, Book 2
    • By: Melissa Foster
    • Narrated by: Andi Arndt, Ava Erickson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4

    After the death of her parents on the day of her college graduation, Delilah Armstrong thought she could finally follow her heart and come out to her closest friends, but the guilt of going against her parents' beliefs haunts her....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • not for me

    • By lclarke1 on 01-09-19

    Regular price: $19.95

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