All About Long Tall Ruby

Anne Marie discovered a passion for understanding people (and her characters!) early in life, which translated into a lifelong pursuit of knowledge in biology, psychology, counseling, and writing. She writes the Mindhunters series and is known for writing chilling villains and dark psychological romantic suspense. Find out more and sign up for her newsletter at

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Anne Marie's Fun Facts

Ruby Nickname:
Long Tall Ruby

GH Year(s)

Completed Manuscript(s)

Romantic Suspense, Contemporary Single Title Romance

Started Writing:

Day Job:
Multi-tasker! (Mother, wife, housekeeper, & writer)

For Fun:
Reading and playing around on the computer.

Blog Posts from Anne Marie

Fangirl Friday

The Rubies are proud to share some awesome discounted books as well as some upcoming new ones (now available for preorder): I WISH (I Wish #1) by Elizabeth Langston Discounted to 2.99! What she needs is a miracle. What she gets is a genie with rules. Lacey Linden is hiding the truth of her life—a depressed […]

Fangirl Friday

With summer coming to a close (yikes!), some of us are already looking ahead to the holidays (double yikes!). Here’s a Ruby release that’s up for preorder that’s sure to warm your bed on those cold nights… A WRONG BED CHRISTMAS (Featuring 2 great Harlequin Blaze stories in one book!) Releases November 1, 2015! The Wrong Bed—But […]

Fangirl Friday

There aren’t many sales and new Ruby releases to post this week, but I’m looking forward to some fabulous upcoming releases currently available for preorder…   Temptation and Tequila (The Tremont Sisters Trilogy, Book 2) by Elizabeth Bemis Releases September 15th!  Never trust tequila on your birthday. She loved him. She’d always loved him. And it took just […]

Fangirl Friday

Welcome to Fangirl Friday! We have several listings for you this week, and hope you’ll include your own recommendations in the comments below. Lara Archer has two books on sale for just 99 cents as part of Zoey Derrick’s SUMMER BLOW-OUT EVENT, which features lots of super-hot romances for $1.99 or less (some free), and […]

Consolation Day 2015

A few days ago (March 26th, to be exact), calls went out to several dozen very talented writers and authors in the romance community. I’m pretty sure this is not news to you. That same day, hundreds of folks who had entered did not receive a call. I admit, I was one of those. Woe is me. If you’re stopping by […]

Winter Writing Festival: Check-in #5

We’re on the other side of halfway now, and I’m still feeling the inspirational, high-energy vibes I was feeling back in the first week. Thank you all for keeping me motivated to meet my daily, weekly, and festival goals. I hope you’re continuing to find the support and enthusiasm you need to meet your goals, […]

Winter Writing Festival: Check-in #1

We’re one week into our Winter Writing Festival and the chat rooms have been hopping, the initial goal setting and energy level have been inspirational, and I’ve had a number of writers telling me they “needed this right now.” So did I. You all have motivated me to work hard and keep the momentum going. Even […]

The End… And What to Do When It’s “Over”

  Because I enjoy things with layers, like onions and ogres, this post about “the end” has many meanings for me. First, some insight into why I’m thinking about “the end”…   Yesterday was the official release day for my romantic suspense novel, END GAME. I wrote “The End” on that book a few weeks […]

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