Karen Dionne

USA Today and #1 Internationally Bestselling Thriller Author

Karen writes award-winning psychological suspense set in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula wilderness.

Watch for the movie based on her novel The Marsh King’s Daughter starring Daisy Ridley and Ben Mendelsohn coming in 2022!

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Karen’s award-winning novels set in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula wilderness have been translated into dozens of languages and landed on bestseller lists around the world.

"Dionne is proving to be one of the finest suspense writers working today.”

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Inspiration

Karen draws heavily on her homesteading adventures in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula during the 1970s to write her wilderness thrillers. Find out more!

October Events

October 2 – Back Room event with Robin Morgan-Bentley, Wanda M. Morris, Lev AC Rosen, Ryan Steck

October 4 – “Southwest Michigan Reads” – 6:30 PM, Van Buren Conference Center, Lawrence, MI

October 8 – “St. Clair River AuthorFest” – keynote speaker. 

October 23 – Back Room event with Robert Crais, Sophie Hannah, Nick Petrie, K.D. Richards

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