Bio

 

New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Author

Anne Frasier writes fiction and nonfiction in the genres of suspense, mystery, thriller, romantic suspense, paranormal, and memoir. She won a RITA for romantic suspense, and the Daphne du Maurier for paranormal romance. Her thrillers have hit the USA Today list and have been featured in Mystery Guild, Literary Guild, and Book of the Month Club. Her memoir, The Orchard, was an O, The Oprah Magazine Fall Pick, One Book, One Community read, a B+ review in Entertainment Weekly, and a Librarians’ Best Books of 2011.

During her award-winning career, she’s written for Penguin Putnam, Simon & Schuster, HarperCollins Publishers, Bantam Books/Random House, Silhouette Books, Grand Central Publishing/Hachette, and Thomas & Mercer.

Well-known in the mystery community, Frasier served as hardcover judge for the Thriller presented by International Thriller Writers, and was guest of honor at the Diversicon 16 mystery/science fiction conference held in Minneapolis.  Frasier has received high praise from print publications such as Publishers Weekly, Minneapolis Star Tribune, and Crimespree, as well as online praise from Spinetingler,  Book Loons, Armchair Interviews, Sarah Weinman’s Confessions of an Idiosyncratic Mind, and Ali Karim’s Shots Magazine.  Her books have featured cover quotes from Lisa Gardner, Jane Ann Krentz, Linda Howard, Kay Hooper, and J.A. Konrath. She is a member of Sisters in Crime and International Thriller Writers. She divides her time between  Saint Paul, Minnesota, and her writing studio in rural Wisconsin.

 

Authors please note:  Due to her busy schedule, Anne no longer accepts blurb or review requests.

 

What People Are Saying:

“An important writer in our genre. She has contributed significantly to it with work that is character-driven, strange, and beautiful. She is patient with her characters. She is mentor to so many, and her readership is diverse and ravenous to see what she will do next.” Mary Ann Rivers, author

 

“Anne Frasier delivers thoroughly engrossing, completely riveting suspense.”
Lisa Gardner

 

“Frasier’s writing is fast and furious.” Jayne Ann Krentz

 

“Frasier has perfected the art of making a reader’s skin crawl.” –Publishers Weekly

 

“A master.” Minneapolis Star Tribune