About :: Brenda Novak | New York Times and USA TODAY Bestselling Author
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Thanks for visiting my home on the web. Enjoy this section to get to know a little more about me.

Brenda Novak

How it All Started

How I became a writer.

Photo Gallery

Favorite Photos & Friends

Media & Stuff

Find my press kit and interviews here.

My Favorite Quotes

Enjoy some of my favorite quotes.


My latest stories and news…

Researching INSIDE

From the outside, Soledad prison in Central California is as stark and imposing as a prison is meant to be. With acres of farmland separating it from everything else, except the prison next door, it’s sort of a town in and of itself. What would happen if a man who’d been wrongfully imprisoned for fourteen […]

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Brenda’s Interviewed by NYTimes Bestselling Author Ted Dekkar

Interview New York Times Bestselling Author Ted Dekkar interviews Brenda Novak on INSIDE. Ted: How would you describe your books? Brenda: My novels are deeply emotional, character-driven stories, often with a dose of mystery or suspense to go along with the love story. Ted: Would you say that this book is a traditional Brenda Novak […]

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Trade Places With Me

Ever wanted to be a writer? Come and trade places with me for a day…. A writer’s life is very glamorous, so you need to dress up-in sweats and socks, at least. Or, if you’re in to running around in your underwear, that’s okay, too. Because you now work for yourself and you rarely leave […]

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My Police helicopter Ride-Along

Come flying with us… Some jobs have better perks than others. Mine gives me good reason to visit places I might never have ventured: a maximum-security prison in Florence, Arizona (for TAKING THE HEAT, 2/03); the Bed & Breakfasts in Mendocino, California (for EXPECTATIONS, HSR 2/00), Whidbey and Fidalgo Islands (for the romantic suspense COLD […]

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