Biography, Awards, Nominations, and News

P.A. DePaul

P. A. DePaul is a Publishers Weekly Bestselling and award-winning author.

Her books are full of action, suspense, and romance.

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.


My Interview on The TufFish Show

I’m talking to host Jennifer Milius about maximizing tension and conflict with my characters and so much more!

Check it out: podcast click here | YouTube click here

Another Amazing Kirkus Review

It’s Shadow of Doubt’s turn on Kirkus Reviews!

Some of my favorite lines are:

 “SBG is a team readers will surely want to revisit in subsequent series installments.”

“Indelible characters lead this diverting romantic thriller.”

Check it out: Shadow of Doubt | Kirkus Reviews

Amazing Kirkus Review

Kirkus Reviews published an awesome review for Exchange of Fire!

Some of my favorite lines are:

 “The author has crafted an excellent suspense thriller, with many unpredictable twists and turns.”

“Overall, this is a fun and valuable addition to any thriller fan’s bookshelf.”

“Exhilarating and suspenseful, this novel is hard to put down and sure to please.”

Check it out: EXCHANGE OF FIRE | Kirkus Reviews

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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