Ripley edited the overview of Anna Schmidt Tuesday, November 1, 2011.
Anna Schmidt is the award-winning author of over twenty works of historical and contemporary fiction. Her most recent works are SEASIDE CINDERELLA (the first of a series of four historical novels set on the romantic island of Nantucket) and MISTLETOE REUNION. Anna has twice been a finalist for the coveted RITA award for romance fiction and has twice been recognized by Romantic Times magazine with their Reviewer’s Choice Award. In addition she was named a Rising Star finalist and award winner in 2000, and in 2005 she tried her hand at screenwriting. That first screenplay made it all the way to the quarterfinals of the coveted Don & Gee Nicholl Screenwriting Competition sponsored by the Academy of Arts and Sciences.