Candace Camp

Candace Camp is a New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author of more than sixty novels of contemporary and historical romance, including the bestselling Regency romances Treasured, The Marrying Season, and A Summer Seduction. She grew up in Texas in a newspaper family, which explains her love of writing, but she earned a law degree and practiced law before making the decision to write full time. She has received several writing awards, including the RT Book Reviews Career Achievement Award. Visit her at

Books by this Author

What Happens Under the Mistletoe
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Do your best.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. (not in order--I have no order and there could easily be five or ten more)" Imagine" by John Lennon, Thunder Road by Bruce Springsteen, "Up Where We Belong" (that love song from An Officer and a Gentleman), "Sometimes When We Touch" by Dan Hill ('our song' for my husband and me), Creedence Clearwater Revival's version of "Heard it Through the Grapevine"

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. reading, watching DVD's or watching football

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. de Bois-Gilbert, the Templar Knight in Ivanhoe; I found his love and desire for Rebecca and his inner struggles, his desire to save her, all to be much more compelling than the bland and noble hero.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. going blind