Award winning author, Shirley Kiger Connolly, daughter of 1940s mystery writer, CH KIGER, enjoys penning historical fiction romances. In her spare time, Shirley writes books filled with lighthearted reflections. She majored in English and Journalism, later joining the graduates of ICL. As one of the winners of the 2014 OKRW-IDA awards for SECOND TIME PROMISE, Shirley was also nominated for the RONE award with THAT IMPOSSIBLE DREAM which also joined in the finals for the CAROLINE AWARDS through RWA. Shirley's SAY GOODBYE TO YESTERDAY finalized in the OKRWA-IDA in 2012. While traveling with her husband, while writing, Shirley resides in New Bern, North Carolina, enjoying the Eastern Coast of the USA. Readers can visit her anytime on her blogs, at her Author Page on Facebook, or over on Twitter.
Cross stitch, needlework, decorating her house with whatever she can find -- cheap; reading, watching classical films, and spending time with her animals.