Multiple award-winning author Laurie Winter is a true warrior of the heart. Inspired by her dreams, she creates authentic characters who overcome the odds and find true love.

She keeps her life balanced with jogging and binge-watching true-crime shows. When not pounding the pavement or keyboard, she enjoys time with her family, who are scattered between Wisconsin and Michigan. Laurie has four kids, one granddaughter, and a fantastic husband, who all inspire her to chase her dreams.

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10 Fun Facts About Laurie

  1. Her favorite foods are peanut butter cups and cheese curds.
  2. Pizza is dinner on Friday nights at her house. She enjoys her pizza with a glass of wine.
  3. She has two dogs—a collie mix and a border collie.
  4. Her social media algorithm shows almost exclusively dog content.
  5. The first record she owned was Thriller by Michael Jackson.
  6. She loves camping with her family once the Wisconsin snow finally melts.
  7. Her favorite book as a child was Corduroy by Don Freeman.
  8. She works in the commercial insurance industry for her day job.
  9. Her favorite travel destination (so far) is Turks and Caicos Islands.
  10. She volunteers as a CASA, which stands for Court Appointed Special Advocate.