Jameson, Ann Marie

Ann Marie Jameson was born in New Orleans, Louisiana and grew up in Monroe, Louisiana. While she has lived in various area of the state over the years, she now she calls Hammond, Louisiana her home. She has a BA from Northeast Louisiana University in Monroe, and a Master’s from the University of New Orleans. She is a retired special education teacher and is married with three sons, one stepson, and eight grandchildren.

Ann Marie became an avid reader at the young age of nine and began writing poems and short stories in high school. Her first work to be published was a poem she wrote as a teenager as a tribute to her father. The poem was featured in her local newspaper for Father’s Day. The first book Ann Marie had published was a children’s book which was released in 2003.

After taking several years off from writing to care for her elderly parents, Ann Marie returned to writing but this time as a novelist. Her first novel, titled A Bed of Roses, was released in 2016. Spurred on by fan support, Ann Marie continued writing what she later titled her “Willow Rose Series.” The second book, Belle Rose, was released in 2017, and now, Petite Rose completes the series.