Hannah, Kristin — Dorothy Garlock and Kristin Hannah beautifully summon the homespun and the heartwarming in their character-driven contemporary and historical romances. Small-town settings in the Middle West and the Pacific Northwest, provide evocative backdrops for their moving tales of love and self-realization. -- Mike Nilsson
Tsukiyama, Gail — Dorothy Garlock and Gail Tsukiyama conjure evocative historical romance, replete with rich detail and complex characters. Though Tsukiyama's tone is bleak and Garlock's is upbeat, both writers create moving tales of love set amidst profound social, political, and economic change. -- Mike Nilsson
Donati, Sara, 1956- — Historical romance with a touch of rugged adventure describes the work of Dorothy Garlock and Sara Donati. Garlock's stories are set in the Midwest between the 1800s and the Great Depression, while Donati's tales take place in New York State during the pioneer days. Their novels are character-driven, evocative, and moving. -- Mike Nilsson
Lowell, Elizabeth, 1944- — These authors' works are Moving and Character-driven, and they share: the genres 'Historical romances' and 'Western romances' and the subject 'Men/women relations'.
Kurland, Lynn — These authors' works are Heartwarming, Engaging, and Character-driven, and they share: the genre 'Historical romances' and the subject 'Men/women relations'.