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Fern Michaels is the pseudonym for Mary Ruth Kuczkir. She was born on April 9, 1933, and grew up in Hasting, Pennsylvania. Michaels is an American author of romance and thriller novels, including at least 90 bestselling books with more than 150 million copies in print. Her USA Today and New York Times bestselling books include Family Blessings, Pretty Woman, Crown Jewel, Take Down and About Face. She writes the Texas quartet, the Captive series, and The Sisterhood series. (Bowker Author Biography) Fern Michaels has been writing novels for twenty-five years. She has written sixty-seven books, many of which have been "New York Times" bestsellers. She lives in South Carolina. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Kuczkir cowrote 26 novels with Roberta Anderson under the "Fern Michaels" name, but obtained all legal rights in 1989.

Weekend Warriors 617 copies, 19 reviews
Hide and Seek 514 copies, 5 reviews
Vendetta 504 copies, 9 reviews
Pretty Woman 486 copies, 7 reviews
Payback 483 copies, 14 reviews
The Jury 474 copies, 8 reviews
Late Bloomer 468 copies, 2 reviews
Fool Me Once 468 copies, 7 reviews
Lethal Justice 467 copies, 8 reviews
Hokus Pokus 456 copies, 5 reviews
The Marriage Game 451 copies, 9 reviews
Sweet Revenge 448 copies, 8 reviews
Hey, Good Looking 446 copies, 2 reviews
Free Fall 410 copies, 4 reviews
Fast Track 405 copies, 4 reviews
Mr. and Miss Anonymous 397 copies, 10 reviews
The Nosy Neighbor 396 copies, 3 reviews
Plain Jane 384 copies, 3 reviews
Up Close and Personal 373 copies, 2 reviews
Crown Jewel 373 copies, 3 reviews
Kentucky Rich 363 copies, 5 reviews
Final Justice 360 copies, 4 reviews
Collateral Damage 355 copies, 5 reviews
Kentucky Sunrise 343 copies, 1 review
Under the Radar 339 copies, 2 reviews
Family Blessings 338 copies, 5 reviews
About Face 330 copies, 3 reviews
Game Over 328 copies, 7 reviews
The Scoop 327 copies, 3 reviews
Texas Rich 323 copies, 3 reviews
Vanishing Act 320 copies, 4 reviews
Kentucky Heat 312 copies, 2 reviews
Sugar and Spice [Anthology 4-in-1] (Contributor) 311 copies, 5 reviews
Return to Sender (Author) 309 copies, 3 reviews
Southern Comfort 306 copies, 11 reviews
Razor Sharp 296 copies, 4 reviews
Texas Sunrise 295 copies, 1 review
Home Free (Author) 294 copies, 3 reviews
No Place Like Home (Author) 293 copies, 4 reviews
Yesterday (Author) 287 copies, 4 reviews
Deadly Deals (Author) 280 copies, 3 reviews
Texas Heat 277 copies
What You Wish For (Author) 267 copies, 4 reviews
Picture Perfect 267 copies, 3 reviews
Celebration (Author) 266 copies, 2 reviews
Texas Fury (Author) 264 copies
Cross Roads (Author) 263 copies, 2 reviews
The Guest List 247 copies, 2 reviews
Trading Places 246 copies, 6 reviews
Betrayal 242 copies, 12 reviews
Déjà Vu (Author) 240 copies
Vegas Heat 238 copies, 1 review
Vegas Rich 232 copies, 3 reviews
The Real Deal 219 copies, 2 reviews
Tuesday's Child (Author) 215 copies, 19 reviews
The Blossom Sisters (Author) 212 copies, 8 reviews
Vegas Sunrise (Author) 211 copies, 1 review
Gotcha! (Author) 203 copies, 10 reviews
Finders Keepers 200 copies, 5 reviews
Silver Bells [Anthology 4-in-1] (Contributor) 200 copies, 1 review
Christmas at Timberwoods (Author) 195 copies, 3 reviews
Exclusive 184 copies
Forget Me Not (Author) 184 copies, 4 reviews
Sara's Song 180 copies, 3 reviews
Comfort and Joy [Anthology 4-in-1] (Contributor) 172 copies, 2 reviews
Wish List (Author) 167 copies, 2 reviews
Blindsided (Author) 166 copies, 3 reviews
Charming Lily 162 copies
The Future Scrolls 161 copies, 4 reviews
Late Edition (Author) 160 copies, 4 reviews
Annie's Rainbow (Author) 158 copies, 3 reviews
Dear Emily 154 copies, 3 reviews
No Safe Secret 153 copies, 9 reviews
Breaking News 152 copies, 13 reviews
Eyes Only 148 copies, 2 reviews
Kiss and Tell (Author) 147 copies, 4 reviews
To Have and to Hold 141 copies, 1 review
Sins of the Flesh 138 copies, 1 review
Upside Down 138 copies, 2 reviews
Holiday Magic 138 copies, 1 review
Serendipity 136 copies
Sins of Omission 135 copies, 1 review
Point Blank 131 copies, 4 reviews
Jingle All the Way [Anthology 4-in-1] (Contributor) 131 copies, 2 reviews
Perfect Match 127 copies, 4 reviews
Deadline 126 copies, 3 reviews
Take Down 125 copies, 1 review
Seasons of Life 123 copies, 2 reviews
A Family Affair 122 copies, 2 reviews
Holly and Ivy 119 copies, 2 reviews
The Delta Ladies 119 copies, 2 reviews
Countdown 119 copies
Captive Passions (Author) 118 copies, 1 review
Making Spirits Bright [anthology 4-in-1] (Contributor) 117 copies, 4 reviews
In Plain Sight 117 copies, 7 reviews
To Taste the Wine (Author) 113 copies, 1 review
Spirit of the Season 111 copies, 1 review
Whitefire 108 copies, 1 review
Truth or Dare 107 copies
Crash and Burn 104 copies, 4 reviews
Sweet Vengeance 104 copies, 3 reviews
Classified 103 copies
A Winter Wonderland (Contributor) 102 copies, 4 reviews
No Way Out 102 copies, 2 reviews
Need to Know 101 copies, 1 review
Captive Splendors (Author) 99 copies, 1 review
Fear Thy Neighbor 99 copies, 7 reviews
Deep Harbor 98 copies, 2 reviews
Let it Snow [Anthology 4-in-1] (Contributor) 97 copies
Sea Gypsy 97 copies, 1 review
Captive Embraces (Author) 97 copies
Safe and Sound 93 copies, 1 review
Captive Secrets (Author) 91 copies
Hot Shot 86 copies
Wishes for Christmas (3-in-1) 84 copies, 3 reviews
Five Golden Rings [Anthology 5-in-1] (Contributor) 83 copies, 1 review
When the Snow Falls (Anthology 4-in-1) (Contributor) 80 copies, 1 review
Fancy Dancer 80 copies, 3 reviews
Beyond Tomorrow 77 copies
Cinders to Satin (Author) 77 copies, 1 review
Cut and Run 77 copies, 1 review
Captive Innocence (Author) 73 copies
Secret Santa [Anthology 4-in-1] (Contributor) 72 copies, 7 reviews
Balancing Act (All She Can Be / Free Spirit) (Author) 72 copies, 2 reviews
Wild Honey 71 copies
Coming Home for Christmas 69 copies, 2 reviews
A Season to Celebrate (Contributor) 68 copies, 4 reviews
The Brightest Star 67 copies, 2 reviews
Tender Warrior 67 copies
Bitter Pill 59 copies, 2 reviews
Santa Cruise 58 copies, 1 review
Golden Lasso 57 copies
A Joyous Season (Anthology 4-in-1) (Contributor) 55 copies, 1 review
Whisper My Name (Author) 51 copies
Paint Me Rainbows 47 copies, 1 review
Nightstar 42 copies
Secrets (Lost and Found, 2) 41 copies, 1 review
Weekend Warriors [and] Payback (Author) 40 copies, 1 review
A Snowy Little Christmas (Author) 40 copies, 3 reviews
Falling Stars 40 copies, 2 reviews
Deck the Halls [Anthology 5-in-1] (Contributor) 38 copies
Winter Wishes (Anthology 4-in-1) (Contributor) 37 copies, 2 reviews
Far and Away 37 copies
Tick Tock (Sisterhood, 34) 34 copies, 2 reviews
Mistletoe Magic 31 copies
Fate & Fortune 30 copies
Valentina 29 copies, 1 review
Home Sweet Home (Contributor) 23 copies, 2 reviews
Free Spirit 21 copies, 1 review
All She Can Be 21 copies, 1 review
Split Second 15 copies
Vixen in Velvet 14 copies
Weekend Warriors | Payback | Vendetta (Author) 11 copies, 1 review
Pride & Passion 10 copies
Hideaway (novella) 7 copies, 2 reviews
Getaway (novella) 7 copies, 1 review
Sleigh Bells 6 copies, 1 review
Spirited Away (novella) 6 copies, 1 review
Merry, Merry (Author) 5 copies
Return to Sender [Abridged Audiobook] (Author) 4 copies, 1 review
Three's a Crowd 2 copies, 1 review
Golden Lasso 2 copies
Dear Emiy 1 copy
The Nosy Nieghbor 1 copy, 1 review
Veien Hjem 1 copy
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Kuczkir cowrote 26 novels with Roberta Anderson under the "Fern Michaels" name, but obtained all legal rights in 1989.

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