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.
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.
Dream Lover and Star Crossed
Anthology: Bed Time Stories Volume III
Dymocks, Adelaide, #2 best-seller for week ending 13/9/97
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.
Night's Kiss - Black Lace/Virgin Publishing, UK
Anthology: Sugar and Spice
Shadow's Embrace - JB Books, Australia
** FINALIST, SAPPHIRE AWARD, USA., FOR BEST S.F./FANTASY ROMANCE OF 1998.
Empire Day - Dreams Unlimited
Anthology: Stardates: Infinite Celebrations
** 3rd PLACE WINNER, SAPPHIRE AWARD, USA - BEST S.F. ROMANCE (SHORT STORY) OF 1999.
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A Reputation in Ruins - AMS Ironbark, Australia.
Crystal Dreams - Zumaya Publications (re-issue)
Forbidden Nights - eXtasy Books
Pride's Passion - eXtasy Books
For Eternity - eXtasy Books
Master of the Night - Under the Moon, Forbidden Love Magazine
Violet Visions - eXtasy Books
"best anthology", 2007 - Preditors & Editors Readers' Choice
Blood Night - Under the Moon, Forbidden Love Magazine
Starlight Ecstasy - eXtasy Books
(nominated for "best short story, 2007" - Preditors & Editors Readers' Choice)
Starlight Rapture - eXtasy Books
#4 best-seller with Extasy Books for March.
Voted #1 "highest rated in erotica" at fictionwise.com, August, 2008
Starlight Desire - eXtasy Books
* Nominated: "best paranormal romance fall, 2008" - Night Owl Romance.
Starlight Passion - eXtasy Books
Starlight Madness eXtasy Books
* nominated/finalist "best romance short story, 2008" - Preditors and Editors Readers' Poll.
Betrayed by a Kiss - eXtasy Books
Anthology: Sanguinary Seductions
Starlight Seduction - eXtasy Books
Still Life - Canberra Speculative Fiction Guild
Starlight - eXtasy Books
The Hidden One - Ticonderoga Publications
Anthology: Scary Kisses
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:
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
Crystal Dreams - Devine Destinies
Christmas Creek - eXtasy Books
Vampire for Hire - eXtasy Books
The Cat the Vampire Dragged In - eXtasy Books
Fangs for the Memories - eXtasy Books
A Cat on a Hot Tin Roof - eXtasy Books
Fang Tango - eXtasy Books
Adam’s Unicorn – eXtasy Books
Christmas Naughty – eXtasy Books
Blood Immoral – eXtasy Books
Star-crossed – eXtasy Books
Love at First Lick - eXtasy Books
Vylet Ultra – eXtasy Books
Fireman’s Cat – eXtasy Books