About the Author

Natalie J. Damschroder author photo
Credit: Whitney Hart Photography

Natalie J. Damschroder is an award-winning author of contemporary and paranormal romance, with an emphasis on romantic adventure. She has had 29 novels, 11 novellas, and numerous short stories published by several publishers, most recently with Soul Mate Publishing, Entangled Publishing, and Carina Press. She recently debuted her Fusion Series, a young adult paranormal adventure series, with Full Fusion, as NJ Damschroder. Learn more about those books and more here.

Natalie grew up in Massachusetts, and loves the New England Patriots more than anything. (Except her family. And writing and reading. And popcorn.) When she’s not writing, she does freelance editing and proofreading. She and her husband have two grown daughters, one of whom is also a novelist. (The other one prefers math. Smart kid. Practical.)


2012 RWA Service Award
1998 and 2009, Central Pennsylvania Romance Writers, Karen Rose Service Award

Soul Deep:
Finalist, 2018 International Digital Awards, Paranormal Novel

Winner, 2014 Prism, Light Paranormal category

Acceptable Risks:
Winner, 2013 EPIC eBook Awards, Romantic Suspense category

Soul of the Dragon:
Finalist, 2013 International Digital Awards, Paranormal category

Fight or Flight:
Finalist, 2012 International Digital Awards, Romantic Suspense category
Finalist, 2012 EPIC eBook Awards, Romantic Suspense category

As NJ Damschroder

Full Fusion:
Finalist, 2015 Booksellers Best Awards, YA category
Finalist, 2015 Readers Crown Awards, YA category

Perfect Vision:
Finalist, 2018 International Digital Awards, Young Adult Novel

Manifest Destiny:
Third Place, 2019 Athena Awards, YA/NA Paranormal category