Jeffe Kennedy

Jeffe Kennedy

Jeffe Kennedy is an award-winning author whose works include non-fiction, poetry, short fiction, and novels. She has been a Ucross Foundation Fellow, received the Wyoming Arts Council Fellowship for Poetry, and was awarded a Frank Nelson Doubleday Memorial Award. Her essays have appeared in many publications, including Redbook.Her most recent works include a number of fiction series: the fantasy romance novels of A Covenant of Thorns; the contemporary BDSM novellas of the Facets of Passion, and an erotic contemporary serial novel, Master of the Opera. A fourth series, the fantasy trilogy The Twelve Kingdoms, hit the shelves starting in May 2014 and book 1, The Mark of the Tala, received a starred Library Journal review and has been nominated for the RT Book of the Year while the sequels, The Tears of the Rose and The Talon of the Hawk, have been nominated for The RT Reviewers’ Choice Best Fantasy Romance of the year in 2014 and 2015, respectively. Two more books will follow in this world, beginning with The Pages of the Mind in Summer 2016. A fifth series, the erotic romance trilogy, Falling Under, started with Going Under, followed by Under His Touch and Under Contract.She lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico, with two Maine coon cats, plentiful free-range lizards and a very handsome Doctor of Oriental Medicine.Jeffe can be found online at her website:, every Sunday at the popular Word Whores blog, on Facebook, on Goodreads and pretty much constantly on Twitter @jeffekennedy. She is represented by Connor Goldsmith of Fuse Literary.


The Pages of the Mind (The Uncharted Realms #1)The Crown of the Queen (The Twelve Kingdoms #3.5, The Uncharted Realms #0.5)Heart’s Blood (a novella of The Twelve Kingdoms)The Talon of the Hawk (The Twelve Kingdoms #3)The Tears of the Rose (The Twelve Kingdoms #2)The Mark of the Tala (The Twelve Kingdoms #1)Negotiation (The Twelve Kingdoms #0.5)

Awards and Memberships

Science Fiction and Romance Writers of America (RWA)Rocky Mountain Fiction WritersLand of Enchantment Romance Authors Southwest Writers AssociationFantasy, Futuristic and Paranormal Special Interest Chapter of RWART Seal of Excellence, Top Pick GOLDThree time PRISM Award Finalist

Related Experience

Have given multiple in-person workshops at conventions.Have taught courses and workshops through Wyoming Arts Council.Have taught online courses from two to four weeks through multiple venues.Frequent panelist at conventions.

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