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Kelly Hunter Kelly Hunter i(A139225 works by)
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Australian-born Kelly Hunter has written short contemporary romance for Harlequin Mills & Boon. First published in 2007, her books have been shortlisted for the Romance Writers of Australia's RUBY award, the Australian Romance Readers Awards, the Romantic Times Readers Choice Awards and the RITA awards.Hunter has travelled extensively and has lived in South-East Asia.

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Awards for Works

y separately published work icon Must Love Christmas California : Tule Publishing , 2021 23696382 2021 single work novel romance

'She wants to create the perfect family Christmas…

'Heiress Madeline Love has one last chance to impress her father and organize the perfect Christmas—their last one as a family before her father weds a younger woman and forgets about his only daughter. Madeline wants to create some much-needed family memories in their historic Montana ranch that she’s always loved. All she needs is the help of one man, Seth Casey, ranch builder to the rich and famous, to give the neglected ranch a quick holiday facelift.

'Contractor and architect Seth Casey has dreamed about buying the dilapidated Love property and restoring it to its former glory since he was old enough to swing a hammer. But when he finally gets the long-awaited call, it’s not what he hoped for. The ranch is not for sale and the design the pampered, poor little rich girl requests is all wrong for the historic property.

'Can they put their differences aside in order to make this a Christmas to remember?' (Publication summary)

2021 winner Australian Romance Readers Awards Favourite Contemporary Romance
y separately published work icon Pregnant In The King's Palace Sydney : Mills and Boon , 2021 21855012 2021 single work novel romance 'The woman who could cost him his crown
'Or save it!

'Rumors abound that our beloved king, Valentine, is abdicating! His reasons are unknown, although speculation is that he cannot provide our kingdom with an heir. The eyes of the world are on him, yet our rebellious royal has eyes only for enchanting Angelique, horse trainer to the elite&;

'Their attraction is as potent now as it was ten years ago, when they first met! We thought Valentine&;s abdication was his biggest scandal&;but given their fiery reunion, could passionate, headstrong Angelique be carrying an even more shocking secret?' 

(Publication summary)

2021 finalist Australian Romance Readers Awards Favourite Short or Category Romance
y separately published work icon Untouched Queen by Royal Command Chatswood : Harlequin Mills and Boon , 2019 15415545 2019 single work novel romance

'He must choose a queen... But will his desire outweigh his duty?

'King Augustus is shocked when his country delivers him a courtesan. The only way to set her free is to marry someone else! But Sera's surprising innocence and undisguised yearning for him is temptation itself, pushing Augustus's legendary self-control to the limits. Because Augustus knows that if he dares give in to his attraction he won't rest until Sera becomes his queen!'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2019 finalist Australian Romance Readers Awards Favourite Short or Category Romance
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