Biography

Madeline Ash is an Australian contemporary romance author and two-time RITA Award finalist. She has also won Australia’s Romantic Book of the Year award (RUBY). She writes sexy-sweet novels with sensitivity and humour.

In the Media

BOOKTOPIA (July 3, 2017): Madeline Ash: Believe in yourself. Make writing a priority. Embrace doubt, but then tell it to shove off.  Booktopia interview Madeline Ash about Breaking Good, her RUBY nominated book, how she reacted when she found out she was a finalist, and her advice for aspiring authors.

Fast Facts

  1. Madeline lives in Melbourne, Australia
  2. In 2017, Breaking Good won Romance Writers of Australia’s RUBY award (Short Romance category)
  3. In 2017, Breaking Good was a finalist in Romance Writers of America’s RITA® Award
  4. In 2016, Her Secret Prince was a finalist in Romance Writers of America’s RITA® Award
  5. In 2016, You For Christmas was a finalist in the RUBY award (Short Sweet Romance category)
  6. In 2015, Madeline released her first story with Tule Publishing, a US publishing house founded by Jane Porter, which expanded her reach to the US market.
  7. In 2012, Uncovered by Love (no longer available) was a finalist in the RUBY award (Short Sweet Romance category)
  8. In 2012, Madeline was first published with Destiny Romance (the then digital romance imprint of Penguin Australia) with her debut Uncovered by Love.