Tami Hoag was born Tami Mikkelson on the 20th of January 20, 1959 in Cresco, Iowa, and grew up in Minnesota. She completed high school and married her high school boyfriend, Daniel Hoag, in 1977. She spent the ten years after high school graduation working a variety of jobs, such as photographers assistant, showhorse trainer, typist, and salesperson. In 1988 she had her first publication; a romance in the Bantam Books Loveswept Line. After much success in the romance genre she switched to thrillers, where she was equally, if not more, successful and hit the New York Times Bestseller list thirteen consecutive times. More than 22 million copies of her books are in print. She currently lives in California.
This biography was last updated on 04/02/2009.
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