Biography, Awards, Nominations, and News

P.A. DePaul

P. A. DePaul is an award-winning author who earned the prestigious Sapphire Award from Romance Writers of Australia and has achieved multiple placements on the Publishers Weekly Bestsellers listings.

Her favorite genre to write is Romantic Suspense. Her books are full of action, suspense, and romance. But, she can’t promise she won’t branch out into other genres. When an idea grabs hold, she allows it to take her for a ride.

As a hybrid author, she has books traditionally and independently published. Her traditional publishers include Berkley, a Penguin Random House imprint, and Harlequin Books.

P.A. DePaul loves connecting with readers! You can find her on these social media and book sites:

Awards & Nominations

Sapphire Award

In 2021, P.A. DePaul won this prestigious award from the Romance Writers of Australia. With no defined categories, her story rose above many romance sub-genres to win.

NJRW Golden Leaf Finalist

In 2015, Exchange of Fire made it to the final round for published books in the Romantic Suspense category.


Publishers Weekly Bestseller List

Surviving Alaska landed in the #2 spot on Publishers Weekly Bestseller List for Religion Fiction on April 10, 2023!!!

It also landed in the 10th spot on the same list on March 13, 2023!!

Brand new store!

Purchase signed paperback copies directly from me! You’ll also find the digital format available too. 😁

Harlequin’s This or That?

Want to have a snicker? I’m featured in this Harlequin “This or That?” video along with other authors. Check it out!

Harlequin’s What Makes A Good Thrilling Story?

Harlequin asked other authors and me to share why they love romantic suspense. Check it out!

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