Jennifer Bernard is an American author of contemporary romance and erotic novellas. She is the USA Today bestselling author of the Bachelor Firemen of San Gabriel series and the Love Between the Bases series. Her books have been called “an irresistible reading experience” full of “quick wit and sizzling love scenes.”
Jennifer has said in interviews that it took her some time to find her true love, both professionally and personally. Her childhood was full of chaos as she grew up in a family with four siblings.
Jennifer Bernard graduated from Harvard with a degree in Literature and History and wanted to major in Creative Writing. She began working for Macmillan Publishing in New York after her graduation.
Jennifer had to write copies of encyclopedia updates. To try her hand at something else, she started writing screenplays with the support of her college friend, and from there on her quirky career took a new start.
Jennifer relocated to the city and began to work as a news promo writer. Growing up in the field of promo producing went on to stay in Los Angeles for some time. It was in the year 2006 that she took to writing seriously. Shortly after understanding that writing romance novels was the true passion she moved to Alaska. She joined the RWA to understand the romance business. It was not before 2010 that she sold her first novel.
Jennifer Bernard has written a couple of novel series in her career, one of the most notable being The Bachelor Firemen of San Gabriel. The series is comprised of a total of 10 novels published between the years 2012 and 2014. The first novel of the series was published in the year 2012 by the Avon publishing house and was titled The Firemen Who Loved Me.
Jennifer Bernard also writes erotic romance under the name Juniper Bell.
Jennifer Bernard currently lives with her husband and stepdaughters in Alaska.
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