About Tara


Award-winning author Tara Sheets is a lover of fairy tales and a staunch believer in happily ever after.  She enjoys writing women’s fiction and lighthearted romance with a splash of magic. Her debut novel, Don’t Call Me Cupcake, won the prestigious 2016 Golden Heart® award sponsored by Romance Writers of America.  It will be available May 2018 from Kensington Books.

Tara spent the majority of her childhood as an American abroad, growing up in different countries.  She learned very early that books have the power to take you anywhere you want to go, no matter where you are.  Tara holds a BA in Communications from the California State University of Sacramento, and is a graduate of the University of Washington’s Popular Fiction Writing Program.  She now lives in the South with her book-loving family and a book-eating dog named Merlin.  Tara is represented by Trident Media Group.