USA Today best-selling author Laura
Castoro is the author of forty plus novels. The multi award-winning
author was recently named a Pioneer of Romance by Romantic Times. Writing as Laura Parker, she has published historical
and contemporary romance, westerns, and category. Writing as Laura Castoro, she has published mainstream women’s
Among her many honors is being
named recipient of the Arkansas Writers Hall of Fame Award for 2005. Her book Icing on the Cake was chosen as the
2012 Arkansas Library System's "If all Arkansas Read the Same Book".
sought-after speaker and writing workshop leader, Laura is the President of the Board of Novelists, Inc (NINC), the only
writers' organization devoted exclusively to the needs of multi-published novelists. She is past President and current
board member of the Writers Colony at Dairy Hollow in Eureka Springs, Arkansas.
will see the launch of a new contemporary suspense series under the name D.D.Ayres.
Currently resides in Ft. Worth, TX.