Valerie Bowman is an American author of Regency historical romance novels. She writes the Secret Brides, and the Playful Brides series. Valerie is the youngest of seven sisters from Illinois. She earned her English Language and Literature degree with a minor in history at Smith College, then as soon as she could, she went south to Florida. When she isn’t writing, she is either reading, travelling or stuck between watching reality TV and PBS. Valerie lives in Jacksonville, Florida with her family and dogs.

Valerie Bowman made her debut as a novelist in 2012 with the novel Secrets of a Wedding Night. Below is a list of Valerie Bowman’s books in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Secret Brides Books

Secrets of a Wedding Night(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Secret Proposal(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Secrets of a Runaway Bride(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Secret Affair(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Secrets of a Scandalous(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Secret Brides Collections

Three Brides Novellas(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Playful Brides Books

The Unexpected Duchess(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Accidental Countess(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Unlikely Lady(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Irresistible Rogue(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Unforgettable Hero(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Untamed Earl(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Legendary Lord(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Never Trust a Pirate(2017) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Right Kind of Rogue(2017) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Duke Like No Other(2018) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

It Happened Under the Mistletoe(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Christmas Brides(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

Painless Marketing for Busy Authors(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price


Note: Christmas Brides also has stories by Suzanne Enoch, Elizabeth Essex and Alexandra Hawkins.

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Valerie Bowman Synopsis: It Happened Under the Mistletoe is an 81-page novella by Valerie Bowman. When Oliver Townsende goes to his friend’s house for a Christmas party, he intends to avoid the hordes of marriage-minded misses who have been dogging his steps in London ever since he inherited a dukedom. He soon learns a bit of Yuletide peace and quiet is too much to ask for. When he encounters Miss Cerian Blake, who’s dodging her own unwanted set of admirers, the two decide to join forces and fake an infatuation to keep their suitors at bay. But when a bough of mistletoe becomes involved, will their holiday prank turn into a love to last all seasons?

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