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One of the world’s best inventions was the book. I can’t imagine what life would be like without them. I’ve met thousands of new people and visited places all around the globe without leaving my comfy chair. This is something every reader has in common with writers. We all love the written word.

Please kick off your shoes, lean back in your comfy chair and explore my website. I’m glad you’ve visited.






I have a number of new stories available!


Something Borrowed, Something Deadly by Kathy Carmichael








SOMETHING BORROWED will also be part of the new Risky Brides Boxed set that will be available October 21, 2014!













NEW! NEW! NEW! I’ve been having so much fun, writing in another author’s universe and I’m thrilled to announce that my story, THE WEDDING WINE, part of Lucy Kevin’s Four Weddings and a Fiasco Kindle World is now available on Kindle.


The Wedding Wine by Kathy Carmichael
Four Weddings and a Fiasco: The Wedding Wine

In the Texas Two-Step Series, My Southern Bride (Monty Jo’s story) is now available. There’s also a trade paperback version as well :)









Western Pleasure (Davis’s mother’s story) is a novella and is now available.









Also there is a new Skullduggery Inn short story, Suspects & Suitors.



ePW reissued my Texas series, which is now called The Texas-Two Step series. They’re live on all of the major e-railers. Additionally, trade paperback versions are available as well.


Chasing Charlie, The Texas Two-Step Series Book 1Carmichael, Kathy - The Texas Two-Step Series - Book 2 - Country Courtship - Cover1-1Carmichael, Kathy - The Texas Two-Step Series - Book 3 - Courting Trouble - Cover1-1









I’m super thrilled because Amazon Montlake Romance has issued an ebook version as well as a trade paperback version of my romantic comedy, Here Comes Trouble. You can find it here on Amazon.


Here Comes Trouble


For the first time, The St Petersburg Times reviewed one of my books and it couldn’t be a more lovely review! Here’s the link to the review written by Times Staff Writer, Kate Brassfield.



Booklist Starred Review: “… Carmichael (Hot Flash, 2009) has created a thrilling whodunit in her trademark sassy, breezy style. Readers will enjoy her unique blend of humor and suspense.”
~ Shelley Mosley, Booklist

“Sprightly humor and eccentric characters invigorate this chick lit cozy from romance writer Carmichael (Hot Flash).”
~ Publishers Weekly

“Mystery fans who enjoy bright women working through their problems and solving crimes along the way will love Amy. Carmichael (Hot Flash) knows how to deliver a zinger of a tale with plenty of action.”
~ Library Journal

“This is a story for readers who love layers of kick-ass humor in a cozy mystery. It’s a winner for Carmichael and her distinctive style.”
~ Wil A. Emerson, Crime and Suspense Magazine

“Kathy Carmichael writes the most intriguing, funny, wonderful books.”
~ Kathy Boswell, Fresh Fiction

“Fans will enjoy the antics of a heroine who plays the roles of her true confession characters and the cop fixated on her.”
~ Harriet Klausner, MidwestBookReview.com

I was completely thrilled when the American Library Association’s BOOKLIST magazine named HOT FLASH as one of the Top 10 Romance Fiction titles for 2009! Click here to read the complete list.

To help celebrate, the wonderful artists at Medallion Press created this cool banner.