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About the Author

Kelly Romo
Author Kelly Romo bass fishing in Oregon

Kelly Romo grew up in California but has lived in Oregon for over twenty-five years. She is a retired educator and mother of three. Kelly has a Master of Fine Arts in Writing and a Master of Arts in Teaching, both from Pacific University.

Kelly's historical fiction novels are meticulously researched. They feature fictional characters set in historically accurate events from the 1920s and '30s. She emphasizes how this era affected women and how they rose to the challenges. Her storytelling brings history to life and explores the enduring complexities of human aspiration, societal ideals, and women's experiences throughout history.


In her thrillers, Kelly blends psychological depth with edge-of-your-seat suspense. Her novels include chapters from the chilling perspective of a serial killer, offering a harrowing glimpse into the dark recesses of a twisted mind. Her characters are raw and human, grappling with their flaws and fears in ways that make their struggles intensely relatable. By delving into the intricate psychology of a serial killer, she creates a hauntingly realistic narrative that captivates and terrifies.

Kelly's passion isn't confined to the written word alone; she craves adventure. Whether she's navigating the wild rapids on a whitewater raft, fishing, immersing herself in the beauty of nature, or trekking through one of the national parks, Kelly finds solace in every moment.


To learn more about Kelly's writing, check out her blog, BEHIND THE BOOK, or connect with her on social media.

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Montage of photos for Kelly Romo

Montage of photos for Kelly Romo

These are different photos of author Kelly Romo and various places she has researched and worked on her writing.

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