Valerie Parv

Valerie Parv, the editor of Heart and Craft, is also the author of The Art of Romance Writing. She was honoured by The Society of Women Writers of Australia with their Bicentennial Medallion for her contributions to Australian writing and her book, The Idea Factory, was judged the Society's non fiction book of the year. Valerie recently completed an MA in Creative Writing with QUT. Not only a bestselling author herself, Valerie is a mentor, a teacher and is passionate about promoting the craft of romance writing.

Books by Valerie Parv

How Do I Love Thee?

Published: December 2009

Just like a delicious box of assorted chocolates, this swoon-worthy collection of romantic stories - inspired by Elizabeth Barrett Browning's famous romantic sonnet and written by the cream of Australia's romance writers - has something to please everyone.

Heart and Craft

Published: July 2009

The ultimate 'how-to' book on romance writing written by some of the most successful romance writers in the world and edited the undisputed Queen of Romance Fiction, Valerie Parv.

The Art of Romance Writing

Published: August 2004

With more than twenty million books sold internationally, Valerie Parv has made love and romance a career. This fully revised and expanded new edition is a necessity for the bookshelves of all hopeful romance writers.

The Idea Factory

Published: August 1995

A guide to generating writing ideas for any genre from the author of 50 books with sales of over fifteen million copies.

The Art of Romance Writing

Published: May 1993

An easy to follow, practical guide from Australia's most successful Mills and Boon author.

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