| Leaving a career with the U.S. Forest Service in 1986, Clara Wimberly decided to pursue a lifetime dream of becoming a published writer.
Her first book, sold in 1989, was published by Zebra. Since then she has published a variety of work, from gothic to historical, mainstream and suspense . Several of her books have appeared on national best Seller lists and two placed in the Maggie Awards.
Her books have been published in Russia, China, the Philippines, Spain, Mexico, Argentina, Chile, Australia, New Zealand, Italy, Germany, and the Netherlands.
Ms. Wimberly is a member of Romance Writers of America.
She is the mother of three grown children and grandmother to two little girls. She loves American history and her hobbies include cooking, counted cross stitch, herb gardening, traveling, collecting old teapots, and, of course, reading.