The AuthorNew York Times bestselling author Deidre Knight is proud to answer to the titles of literary agent, mom, wife, southern woman, and novelist. She founded The Knight Agency in 1996, and has since grown TKA to international prominence. Over her nearly twenty year agenting career, she has discovered and launched many marquee authors, and shepherded authors of fiction and nonfiction onto every major bestseller list.
Deidre began her writing career at age nine, when her award-winning essay on Barbie was published in her hometown newspaper, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and she has been writing in one form or another ever since. Her dream of writing romance came true in the form of her debut series The Midnight Warriors, which launched with PARALLEL ATTRACTION (Signet/Eclipse) in 2006. Since then, Deidre has published sixteen works in romance, women's fiction, and erotica.
Deidre's acclaimed contemporary romance, BUTTERFLY TATTOO, has been labeled "a rare and different gem," and praised by Publishers' Weekly as a "weepy and affecting" read, and is listed on www.DearAuthor.com as a "Top 100 Romance of all Time."