Heather Graham (Pozzessere) is a best-selling American writer, who writes primarily romance novels. She writes under her maiden name Heather Graham, as well as the pen name Shannon Drake. Ms Graham has written over 150 novels and novellas, been published in approximately twenty-five languages, and over seventy-five million books in print. Her novels run the gamut of the romance genre; from historical fiction to category, from romantic suspense to time travel, and from vampire fiction to Christmas stories.
Romance Writers Of America presented Ms Graham with the 2003 Lifetime Achievement Award. She is a member of Mystery Writers Of America, International Thriller Writers, Novelists Inc., and the Horror Writers Association (of which she is a former Vice President). Ms Graham is a founder of the Florida chapter of the Romance Writers Of America, and, since 1999, has hosted the annual Romantic Times Vampire Ball for charity.