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DeAnna Cameron's Biography

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Trabuco Canyon, CA
Jul 2008

Author of romantic historical fiction set in Victorian and Edwardian America. In THE BELLY DANCER (Berkley, 2009), readers are plunged into the real-life belly-dancing scandal at the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair. In DANCING AT THE CHANCE (Berkley, spring 2012) takes readers on a struggling vaudeville dancer’s journey to save the down-and-out theater she calls home. DeAnna is an active member of the Historical Novel Society, Romance Writers of America and the Literary Guild of Orange County. She lives and writes in Orange County, California. Learn more at www.deannacameron.com.

Influences

Kate Chopin, Flannery O'Connor, Anne Rice, Elizabeth Peters, E.M. Forster, Anthony Bourdain, Arthur Golden

Upcoming Works

DANCING AT THE CHANCE, tradepaperback in April 2012.
THE BELLY DANCER, a historical novel set against the backdrop of the 1893 Chicago World's Fair. Re-issue March 2012 in mass-market paperback. Both available from Berkley Books.

Agents

Ellen Pepus

Recommended Links

Publishers

Penguin/Berkley Books

Interests & Hobbies

Writing and belly dancing