L.A. Detwiler is an author and high school English teacher from Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania.
She earned her bachelor’s in Accounting at Mount Aloysius College before deciding that her true passion was for literature. She earned a second bachelor’s degree in Secondary Education/English. She began writing her first novel, Voice of Innocence, during her final year in college. It was published in 2015.
L.A. Detwiler published ten more novels after Voice of Innocence, most of which were published with Hot Tree Publishing as Lindsay Detwiler. Book one in her Lines in the Sand Series, Inked Hearts, was named a Top Pick by Romance Times in 2017. In 2018, Route One Reads named Remember When as the romance pick of the year by the Pennsylvania Center for the Book. Remember When also earned the 5-star seal from Reader’s Choice Reviews. Several of her other titles, including Who We Were and All of You, became Amazon bestsellers in their categories.
In addition to writing novels, several of Detwiler’s articles have appeared in women’s publications, including Harness Magazine, Thought Catalog, Chicken Soup for the Soul, and Miss Millenia. She has also had several articles about relationships featured on The Huffington Post.
At the end of 2017, L.A Detwiler began writing her debut thriller, The Widow Next Door, to be released in 2018 with Avon Books. She is continuing to write novels in the genre, enjoying the dark, twisty plots and dedication to creepy realism.
L.A. Detwiler lives in her hometown of Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania. She is married to her husband, Chad, who is her junior high sweetheart. She teaches high school English at her alma mater and also runs a creative writing club at her school. She has five cats and a mastiff named Henry.