Cecelia Mecca is the bestselling author of steamy historical romance and also writes PNR as C.L. Mecca and contemporary romance as Bella Michaels. Armed with a Ph.D. and lots of chai, she spends her days weaving tales which whisk readers to another time and place.
With over twenty-five published historical romance novels which take readers to an admittedly romanticized time of knights and castles and to small towns in her contemporary and paranormal series, Cecelia is always thinking up new ways to tame both medieval and contemporary and bad boys.
Our Highlander-loving author, who is firmly House Stark and Gryffindor, can be found in Northeast, Pennsylvania with her husband and two tweens.
The men of the Border Series wield swords and lead armies. They are alpha males unaware they are about to be brought to heel by ladies who refuse to choose between duty and love. These women want it all, and they aim to have it. Get ready to be swept from coastal England to the Scottish lowlands, from medieval tournaments to ancient castles in this ten-book series. Grab the prequel FREE here.
One reader calls Kingdom of Meria “a mix between Lord of the Rings, Vikings, and The Last Kingdoms with more romance.” Escape to Meria, the capital to the south. Edingham, the Highlands to the east. And Murwood End, the wild north. Not a fantasy fan? Try it out! Readers say KoM feels “just like reading a book set in medieval England or Scotland” — a little something for everyone!
A blacksmith. A mercenary. An earl and a Scot. Five men, bound together by one horrific event in their past, risk everything to form a knightly order. Their mission? To rebel against an unjust king. Order of the Broken Blade is a 5-book historical romance series that launched in July 2019. Put book one, The Blacksmith, on your “to read” list and get ready for some steamy medieval romance.
If you love sexy bad boy heroes with hearts of gold, heroines with the courage to fight for what they want, and love stories that encompass all time, then you’ll love this sweeping historical Scottish time travel romance series.
The Enchanted Falls, a Scottish time travel trilogy, follows three sisters as they find love after falling though time. In Shaws and MacRobs, a Highlander romance trilogy, two clans are on the brink of war. A king hell-bent on keeping the peace forces marriages between Clan Shaw and Clan MacRob until the feud ends. Both are collaborative co-authored projects between Cecelia Mecca, Emma Prince, and Keira Montclair. Enjoy your time in medieval Scotland with each 3-book series.
All four novels in the completed Bloodwite series, including the brand-new fourth book: The Vampire’s Temptation, The Immortal’s Salvation, The Hunter’s Affection, and the NEW, full-length series conclusion, The Assassin’s Redemption.
“Bookclub, Holiday Book Picks & Paranormal Romance” –PA Live!
“The Vampire’s Temptation”- USA Today, Happily Ever After
“Interview: Cecelia Mecca, Author of The Earl’s Entanglement” – USA Today, Happily Ever After
“Cecelia Mecca Schools Us” – RT Book Reviews
“The Earl’s Entanglement Review” – Library Journal
“The Lord’s Captive Review” – Library Journal
“Mecca Pens New Novel”- Tri-County Independent
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