Cynthia Eden is a national best-selling author of paranormal romance and romantic suspense novels. Her books have received starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, and her novel, DEADLY FEAR, was named a RITA® finalist for best romantic suspense. Cynthia’s publishers include Kensington Brava, Harlequin Intrigue, Grand Central Publishing, Avon Red, and ImaJinn Books. Foreign rights to Cynthia’s books have been sold to Greece, Japan, Thailand, Germany, and Brazil.
Cynthia graduated summa cum laude from the University of South Alabama where she studied Sociology and Communication. She’s worked as a college admissions counselor, a teacher, and an editor. Since she began writing full-time in 2006, she has contracted over twenty novels and ten novellas.
• RITA Finalist in the Romantic Suspense Category
• Winner of the Gayle Wilson Award of Excellence in the Fantasy, Futuristic, and Paranormal category
• Winner in the dark paranormal category of the PRISM (sponsored by the FF&P RWA Chapter)
• CataNetwork Reviewers’ Choice Award Winner (Sensual Category)
BELONG TO THE NIGHT (“In the Dark”)
• Winner of the Gayle Wilson Award of Excellence for the novella category
• PRISM novella winner.
• BELONG TO THE NIGHT received an honorable mention in the PEARL Awards (category: anthology).
• Finalist in the paranormal suspense category of the Daphne du Maurier Contest for published authors (sponsored by the Kiss of Death RWA Chapter)
• Finalist in the paranormal category of the Greater Detroit RWA Booksellers Best Award Contest
• CAPA nominee for best paranormal romance
HOTTER AFTER MIDNIGHT
• Gayle Wilson Award of Excellence Winner (paranormal category) for HOTTER AFTER MIDNIGHT
• CAPA (Cupid And Psyche Award) from The Romance Studio for best paranormal romance of 2008
• 2008 PEARL Honorable Mention (shapeshifter category)
• 2008 CataNetwork Reviewer’s Choice Award Winner
EVERLASTING BAD BOYS (“Spellbound”)
• Novella finalist in the Gayle Wilson Award of Excellence
SECRETS, VOLUME 18: DARK PASSIONS
• CAPA (Cupid And Psyche Award) from The Romance Studio for best anthology
• 2007 Barclay Gold finalist in the novella category for “The Wolf’s Mate”
71st Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition: 1st place, feature article category for “Life’s Struggle”
- Romance Writers of America (RWA)
- (PAN) Published Authors Network of RWA
- PASIC (Published Authors Special Interest Chapter of RWA)
- Gulf Coast Chapter of RWA
- Sisters In Crime
- Kiss of Death RWA Chapter
- International Thriller Writers
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