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P.L. Harris

Polly's other pen name is P.L. Harris. She writes contemporary romance, romantic suspense and young/ adult. Her books are rich in storyline and location with characters that stay with you long after you turn the last page.

She is a proud member of Romance Writers of Australia and America, Peter Cowan Writers Centre, and has a Certificate in Romance Writing. By day, a Drama teacher who thrives on encouraging youth of today to explore their own inner hero or heroine. By night, an avid writer who loves to create a world that takes the reader on a wonderful emotional journey.

P.L. Harris is an award winning author. Hidden Secrets was a finalist in the Oklahoma Romance Writers of America’s 2017 IDA International Digital Awards, young adult category. Callie’s Dilemma, also a finalist in the Virginia Romance Writers of America’s 2017 Fools of Love Contest, short contemporary romance short category. Her upcoming romantic suspense release, In His Protection was a finalist in the Romance Writers of Australia Emerald Pro Award. (Due to receiving a publishing contract from Gumnut Press it had to be withdrawn from the contest)

She was a double finalist in the 2020 RWA Sapphire Award and won silver in the 2020 ROAR! National Business Awards in the Writer/Blogger/Author category. In His Protection won first place in 2021 Daphne du Maurier Award for Excellence in Mystery/Suspense in the short romantic suspense category. 

She lives in the northern suburbs of Perth, Western Australia, with her Bichon Frise, Bella. When P.L.’s not writing or reading, she enjoys spending time with her family and experiencing what Perth has to offer.


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