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Publishing Credits

Local and international reviewers and readers alike praise Astrid's books for their originality and page-turning action.

Astrid's books have hit the best-seller lists in traditional and electronic bookshops.

June, 1997:
Birthday Surprise (electronically re-printed in 1999)
Anthology: Love Me, Kiss Me, Thrill Me
Dymocks, Adelaide, #1 best-seller for week ending 18/6/97
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August, 1997:
Dream Lover and Star Crossed
Anthology: Bed Time Stories Volume III
Dymocks, Adelaide, #2 best-seller for week ending 13/9/97


December, 1997:
Crystal Dreams - JB Books, Australia
Dymocks, Adelaide, #6 best-seller for week ending 27/12/97.
Dymocks, Adelaide, #9 best-seller for week ending 21/2/98.
** FINALIST, SAPPHIRE AWARD, USA - BEST S.F./FANTASY ROMANCE OF 1998.
** FINALIST IN ROMANTIC BOOK OF THE YEAR, 1999, Romance Writers of Australia.


January, 1998:
Night's Kiss - Black Lace/Virgin Publishing, UK
Anthology: Sugar and Spice

November, 1998:
Shadow's Embrace - JB Books, Australia
** FINALIST, SAPPHIRE AWARD, USA., FOR BEST S.F./FANTASY ROMANCE OF 1998.

December, 1999:
Empire Day - Dreams Unlimited
Anthology: Stardates: Infinite Celebrations
** 3rd PLACE WINNER, SAPPHIRE AWARD, USA - BEST S.F. ROMANCE (SHORT STORY) OF 1999.
Copies can be ordered direct from Astrid Cooper. US $5 plus postage.
Email: asti8@bigpond.com (Paypal facilities available)


September, 2001:
A Reputation in Ruins - AMS Ironbark, Australia.
Anthology: Seductions

January, 2002:
Crystal Dreams - Zumaya Publications (re-issue)

October, 2005:
Forbidden Nights - eXtasy Books

February, 2006:
Pride's Passion - eXtasy Books

August, 2006:
For Eternity - eXtasy Books

November, 2006:
Master of the Night - Under the Moon, Forbidden Love Magazine

February, 2007:
Violet Visions - eXtasy Books
Anthology:
"best anthology", 2007 - Preditors & Editors Readers' Choice


April, 2007:
Blood Night - Under the Moon, Forbidden Love Magazine

December, 2007:
Starlight Ecstasy - eXtasy Books
(nominated for "best short story, 2007" - Preditors & Editors Readers' Choice)

March, 2008:
Starlight Rapture - eXtasy Books
#4 best-seller with Extasy Books for March.
Voted #1 "highest rated in erotica" at fictionwise.com, August, 2008


April, 2008:
Starlight Desire - eXtasy Books
* Nominated: "best paranormal romance fall, 2008" - Night Owl Romance.

May, 2008:
Starlight Passion - eXtasy Books

September, 2008:
Starlight Madness eXtasy Books
* nominated/finalist "best romance short story, 2008" - Preditors and Editors Readers' Poll.

October, 2008:
Betrayed by a Kiss - eXtasy Books
Anthology: Sanguinary Seductions

November, 2008:
Starlight Seduction - eXtasy Books

March, 2009:
Still Life - Canberra Speculative Fiction Guild
Anthology: Masques

June, 2009
Starlight - eXtasy Books

March, 2010
The Hidden One - Ticonderoga Publications
Anthology: Scary Kisses

September, 2011
A Bridge Between Two Worlds
My story about a refugee learning to read and write was placed in the top ten "highly commended" entries in a competition run through Writing Aus6tralia and other agencies

A Bridge Between Two Worlds by Astrid Cooper - Download (PDF)
All the entries, etc., can be viewed at: www.love2read.org.au/never-too-late.cfm
This story was chosen to appear in a training manual for adult students called "Journeys" published by Training WA as an initiative of National Year of Reading 2012


October, 2011
Crystal Dreams - Devine Destinies

December, 2011:
Christmas Creek - eXtasy Books

February, 2012
Vampire for Hire - eXtasy Books

April, 2012
The Cat the Vampire Dragged In - eXtasy Books

May, 2012
Fangs for the Memories - eXtasy Books

June, 2012
A Cat on a Hot Tin Roof - eXtasy Books

August, 2012
Fang Tango - eXtasy Books

November, 2012:
Adam’s Unicorn – eXtasy Books

December, 2012:
Christmas Naughty – eXtasy Books

February, 2013:
Blood Immoral – eXtasy Books

April, 2013:
Star-crossed – eXtasy Books

September, 2013:
Love at First Lick - eXtasy Books

November, 2013:
Vylet Ultra – eXtasy Books

February, 2014:
Fireman’s Cat – eXtasy Books

 

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