National bestselling author, Lisa Watson, is a native of Washington D.C. and writes in the Multicultural & Interracial, Contemporary, Romantic Suspense, and Sweet Romance genres. Having her debut novel nominated for Best Contemporary Fiction, sparked Lisa's desire to continue creating engaging storylines, strong characters with universal appeal, and a keen sense of humor. They are drawn together by love, respect, and a strong family ties.
Lisa loves traveling, so weaving beautiful destinations into the pages of her novels as lush backdrops, or the heritage of her characters is not uncommon.
Her novels for the Harlequin's Kimani line, The Match Broker series: Love Contract, Her Heart's Desire, and Love By Design, introduced readers to matchmaking guru, Norma Jean Anderson, aka The Love Broker. Her Heart's Desire was listed as one of 2014's Top 25 Books of the Summer, and Top 50 Best Reads. Book three, Love by Design was also one of the top contemporary romance Must-Read lists. Two hit the #1 and one of the #3 spots on Amazon's Bestseller List.
Lisa's novella, A Summer of Stars, is featured in the summer compilation, Summer Hearts: 6 Summer Tales of Sweet Romance. Her holiday-themed Sweet Romances, A Heart for Christmas, Two Hearts for Christmas, and A Fiancé for Christmas, are warm your heart love stories that center on family and are great reads no matter what time of the year.
Lisa works at a technology consulting firm, is the co-publicist for RT BookReview Magazine's annual RT Booklovers Conventions, and former host for Reader's Entertainment Radio show, and In Faith Network Radio show.
Lisa has two teenagers, a Maltipoo, Brinkley, and Peekapoo puppy, Lily. Lisa lives in Raleigh, NC, and is avidly working on a new Romantic Suspense for next series.
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I love to read, and catch up on my Tivo'd shows and Netflix binge-watching that I'm too busy for during the week.
My Guilty Pleasure is writing Fan Fiction based on the characters from the popular 80's television show, Remington Steele.
I love to travel and really enjoy taking cruises. Going to Salzburg, Austria to see where Mozart lived, and of course, traipse around where Sound of Music was filmed are definitely must-dos!