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Author Suzanne Brockmann, born in 1960, has written over 45 books throughout her career. She attended Boston University's School of Broadcasting and Film majoring in film and minoring in creative writing before dropping out to join a band. Afterwards, she started writing. Initially she focused on television scripts, screen plays and Star Trek novels but after doing research Brockmann decided to focus her efforts on the Romance genre. Her first published novel, Future Perfect in 1993, was written along with nine other manuscripts in 1992 after her decision to publish a romance novel. In 1996, Brockmann published the first in her Tall, Dark & Dangerous series. The series develops among a fictional group of Navy SEALs. The books following in the series, and that of the Troubleshooters, Inc. series are all classified in a sub genre known as 'military/romantic suspense'. She has won numerous awards for her work including the Romantic Times Career Achievement Award, seven Romantic Times Reviewers' Choice Awards, sixteen WISH Awards, and two RITA Awards from Romance Writers of America. In 2014 her title, Do Or Die: Reluctant Heroes, made The New York Times Best Seller List. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Unsung Hero 1,038 copies, 41 reviews
Gone Too Far 919 copies, 22 reviews
Hot Target 842 copies, 19 reviews
Over the Edge 819 copies, 24 reviews
Out of Control 818 copies, 23 reviews
Flashpoint 815 copies, 16 reviews
The Defiant Hero 799 copies, 25 reviews
Breaking Point 776 copies, 12 reviews
Into the Storm 776 copies, 16 reviews
Into the Night 760 copies, 16 reviews
Force of Nature 714 copies, 22 reviews
All Through the Night 642 copies, 25 reviews
Into the Fire 628 copies, 18 reviews
Dark of Night 555 copies, 13 reviews
Prince Joe 500 copies, 16 reviews
Hot Pursuit 446 copies, 10 reviews
Bodyguard 444 copies, 6 reviews
Frisco's Kid 442 copies, 7 reviews
Forever Blue 425 copies, 11 reviews
Everyday, Average Jones 422 copies, 8 reviews
The Admiral's Bride 421 copies, 20 reviews
Harvard's Education 419 copies, 11 reviews
Breaking the Rules 398 copies, 16 reviews
Night Watch 390 copies, 10 reviews
Born to Darkness 354 copies, 43 reviews
Heartthrob 349 copies, 9 reviews
Taylor's Temptation 302 copies, 6 reviews
Do or Die 300 copies, 66 reviews
Infamous 297 copies, 13 reviews
Get Lucky 297 copies, 10 reviews
Forbidden 296 copies, 5 reviews
Ladies' Man 289 copies, 6 reviews
Body Language 260 copies, 8 reviews
Identity: Unknown 259 copies, 5 reviews
Kiss and Tell 256 copies, 11 reviews
Freedom's Price 209 copies, 4 reviews
The Kissing Game 209 copies, 5 reviews
Letters to Kelly 201 copies, 3 reviews
Hero Under Cover 194 copies, 6 reviews
Embraced by Love 189 copies, 4 reviews
Otherwise Engaged 176 copies, 5 reviews
No Ordinary Man 167 copies, 9 reviews
Stand-In Groom 164 copies, 3 reviews
Scenes of Passion 153 copies, 3 reviews
Future Perfect 138 copies, 6 reviews
Time Enough for Love 132 copies, 3 reviews
Some Kind of Hero 127 copies, 19 reviews
When Tony Met Adam (novella) 122 copies, 6 reviews
Nowhere to Run (2-in-1) 84 copies, 1 review
Love with the Proper Stranger 80 copies, 2 reviews
Night Sky 77 copies, 6 reviews
Tall, Dark and Deadly (2-in-1) 69 copies, 1 review
Way of the Warrior [Anthology 8-in-1] (Contributor) 66 copies, 4 reviews
Shane's Last Stand 56 copies, 3 reviews
Give Me Liberty 53 copies
Tall, Dark and Daring (2-in-1) 47 copies, 1 review
Unstoppable (2-in-1) 41 copies, 3 reviews
Free Fall (short story) 36 copies, 1 review
Ready to Roll (novella) 34 copies, 3 reviews
Wild Sky 29 copies, 1 review
SEAL Camp 27 copies, 3 reviews
Dangerous Destiny (novella) 26 copies, 3 reviews
Her Guardian (2-in-1) (Contributor) 23 copies
Out of Body 13 copies, 2 reviews
Passion and Peril (2-in-1) (Contributor) 12 copies, 2 reviews
100% Hero (2-in-1) (Contributor) 4 copies
Assigned to Protect (2-in-1) (Contributor) 3 copies
Un día más 2 copies, 1 review
Un auténtico príncipe 1 copy, 1 review
Sin nombre 1 copy, 1 review
Otra forma de amar 1 copy, 1 review
Dime que sí 1 copy, 1 review
Cerca de la tentación 1 copy, 1 review
Canada 1 copy
The Perfect Wedding [2012 Movie] (Screenwriter) 3 copies
No Ordinary Man (Original Text) 3 copies
Russian Doll [2016 Film] (Producer, some editions) 1 copy
Letters to Kelly [Manga] (Original Text) 1 copy
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Suzanne Brockmann was born in 1960. Married with Ed Gaffney, a lawyer and published writer. They have two grown children, Melanie, who is a personal trainer, and Jason, who is an actor and tap dancer. They divide their time between Boston, Massachusetts, Sarasota, Florida and New York City.

Published since 1933, Suzanne is widely recognized as one of the leading voices in suspense romance genre. She has been on the USA Today and New York Times bestseller lists and has received many awards including being named Romance Writers of America’s #1 Favorite Book of the Year three times. She has also received two RITAs and Romantic Times Reviewers’ Choice Awards.

When Suzanne isn't writing, she's busy making music. Formerly the lead singer and songwriter for an original Boston rock band, she is now vocal arranger, director, and lead alto of the eight-voice a cappella group Serious Fun. She is one of the founders and volunteer organizers of Natick's Appalachian Benefit Coffeehouse, raising money for the Cabell/Lincoln Country Workcamp, which rebuilds housing for the poor, elderly and disabled in West Virginia. She is a proud member of PFLAG -- Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays. She is also a card-carrying member of the American Civil Liberties Union, the Human Rights Campaign, and MassEquality. A firm believer in civil rights for all people, she has fought hard to bring equal marriage rights to all citizens of her home state, Massachusetts.
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Can't be published in 1933 if born in 1960
Also a conflict in DOB: short biography says 1960; Date of birth listed as 1959-11-30

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