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News, News, and MORE News!


This Week's Sneak Peek at DO NOT FORSAKE ME, Coming in July!

NEW for 2015: DO NOT FORSAKE ME, the epic sequel to OUTLAW HEARTS     A rather disgruntled Jake came down the steps. "What do you want? Give us a couple more days and you can come and talk to my wife when things calm down."

     "It's not that." Jeff looked back toward town. "Marshal, when I headed back to town, some men stopped me. They were watching you, and they … made threats … said now there was one more pretty woman in your family. One even said to tell you that Gordy says hello."

     Jeff watched all the soft side of Jake Harkner the family man turn to something else as Jake looked past him toward town. In one quick moment he'd become the man Jeff saw ride into Guthrie just yesterday.

     "How many?" Jake asked.

     "Three. Do you know who they are?"

     Jake's demeanor grew even darker. "You bet your ass I know them."


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Banner that will be over my table at the Romantic Times Convention in May 2015       There is so much going on right now that I can hardly keep up with it myself! Less than three months until OUTLAW HEARTS is re-released, and four until DO NOT FORSAKE ME comes out. Wow, I'm starting to get nervous -- hope all of you readers love these books as much as I do! I'm planning some wonderful promotional events, including giving away two framed sets of 8 1/2" x 11" prints of the cover art (without the wording) of both books, and one framed set of 17" x 22" size. (Click here for details and photos of the prints.) Keep checking back for details on how to enter the drawings!

       Plus, Sourcebooks has so much scheduled for DO NOT FORSAKE ME  that I am going to be very busy -- all sorts of blogs and a spotlight tour. They designed a gorgeous printed fabric flag/banner for me to use in the book signing hall at Romantic Times in May (that's it on the left). DO NOT FORSAKE ME will be featured on the front cover of Romantic Times magazine in June, along with an inside article/interview of me. Keep checking back for more information! (Read more about OUTLAW HEARTS and DO NOT FORSAKE ME here.) I am looking forward to starting the third book about this man and his family, which I am calling LOVE'S SWEET REVENGE! (By the way, the cover will also be by Jon Paul, using the same models as for the first two books.)

       Both books are available for pre-order, in print and e-book editions! Pre-order now, and the books will be shipped as soon as they are released! That will be 1 June 2015 for OUTLAW HEARTS and 7 July 2015 for DO NOT FORSAKE ME.

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       Love my books? Then I’m inviting you to become a member of my Heart of the West Street Team to help spread the word. You can watch for ways to help me promote my books, chat with other Street Team members, be the first to hear about new contests and giveaways -- and share the news with your friends! As a member of my Street Team you’ll earn my gratitude and maybe a few other prizes -- including chance to have a character in my next book named after you, as well as chances to win autographed books in a monthly special drawing for Street Team members only and a drawing each release month for a $25 Amazon Gift Card with TWO WINNERS! You can read all the details, including how to sign up, here!

       I just learned that WILDEST DREAMS and THUNDER ON THE PLAINS, which were reissued by Sourcebooks Casablanca three years ago in trade paperback, will be reissued YET AGAIN in mass paperback! They will have brand new, more dramatic covers similar to DO NOT FORSAKE ME. Tentatively, THUNDER ON THE PLAINS is scheduled for October 2015 and WILDEST DREAMS for January 2016. I will post the new covers when they are available. (If you are new to my writing, you can read more about THUNDER ON THE PLAINS and WILDEST DREAMS on my new Sourcebooks Casablanca page.)

        Tor/Forge Books will soon offer MYSTIC DREAMERS, MYSTIC VISIONS and MYSTIC WARRIORS in e-book format. I will let you know when they are ready. And, in a matter of months, all 7 of my SAVAGE DESTINY books will be back in print- on- demand, with brand new covers!! I can't wait! I've also submitted a proposal for a new Indian/white historical romance called EMBRACE THE WIND, as well as a proposal for a sequal to PARADISE VALLEY. Yes, it's time to revisit Sage and Maggie!

Rosanne Bittner       Thanks, everyone, for your awesome response to my 2014 new release, DESPERATE HEARTS! I've had some wonderful book signings and gotten some great reviews on this one. DESPERATE HEARTS is set in 1880's Montana and is packed with "wild west" action, a good share of humor, and lots of romance!. (Read more about DESPERATE HEARTS here, and find ordering information for all e-reader formats on my E-book List page)

       Remember, I can now "Authorgraph" my e-books -- which means I can send you personalized digital inscriptions for any of my books offered in e-reader format! Click here for details and available e-books. You can include a message to me to receive a personalized inscription that you can view in your favorite reading apps and devices -- including a printable pdf that you can glue inside your printed book!

       And if you want a print book autographed for yourself or before you “gift” it, just e-mail me privately at for mailing information, and I will pay the postage to send the signed books back to you! and other book seller sites encourage readers to leave comments. If you loved my books -- let people know via the Reviews section of, Barnes &, and any others you can think of! Your review might be the one that convinces a new reader to buy a Bittner book!

       By the way, if you can't make it to one of my personal appearances, and would like a print book signed, I'll autograph a label for you to stick in your book! Please send a self-addressed, stamped envelope (or a self-addressed envelope and an international reply coupon if you live outside the United States) to: P. O. Box 1044, Coloma, MI 49038 and I'll get a signed label right back to you.

        I still have several extra copies of some OLDER BOOKS that are no longer available! Many of these books have been previously read, but some are brand-new. You can order these older titles, as well as my recently reissued books, directly from me and I will sign them for you -- or for a friend who loves a good read.

       I also have available THE TOUCH OF LOVE, a 46-page short story/ novella about Robert Kingsley, the half-Indian boy raised by Rising Eagle of my Mystic Indian trilogy, which was previously only available by download from In action, it falls between MYSTIC VISIONS and MYSTIC WARRIORS (Books 2 & 3).

       Please Email me if you're looking for a specific book, or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to me at P. O. Box 1044, Coloma, MI 49038 for a newsletter that lists books I have available.

       Many thanks for your continuing e-mails and notes. They have certainly brightened my inbox. So many of you are telling me which of my books you have read and loved, and why they are your favorites -- and are looking forward to reading a new Rosanne Bittner book. I have been sharing your messages with my agent, as well as all of my readers via my Guestbook page!


Rosanne with her replica Colt .45

A Colt .45, much like the gun my heroes use - and my own .30-.30 rifle. The Colt is surprisingly heavy and requires a strong hand and arm to draw, cock and fire in one swift movement. That would take a LOT of practice!

Because of the large number of requests I receive for full lists of my books, the Books In Print section of this website is frequently updated to reflect my latest releases, as well as listing all of my past works. I have also added a My Books Now Available in E-Reader Formats page with ordering links for all e-reader formats. You can also use the "Search" link below to find new, used, and Kindle versions of my books on! Associate





WHAT'S NEW???  divider graphic  FAQ  divider graphic  Personal Appearances

Series:  Blue Hawk   divider graphic   Savage Destiny  divider graphic  Mystic Indian  divider graphic   Wilderness Series  divider graphic  Inspirationals

Sourcebooks Casablanca

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