Sara Portman is a USA Today Bestselling author of historical romance. Her debut novel, THE REUNION, received the 2017 RT Reviewer’s Choice Award and was named 2015 winner in the Historical Category of the Romance Writers of America® Golden Heart® contest.

A daughter of the Midwest, Sara was born in Illinois, grew up in Michigan, and currently lives in Ohio. In addition to her writing endeavors, Sara is a wife and mother in a large, blended family.

When not reading or dreaming up romantic fiction, Sara works in corporate finance by day and holds a B.B.A. in Accounting. As part of her academic experience, Sara spent a semester in the UK through a study abroad program at Richmond College in London. Her anglophile tendencies continue today.

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In The News

December 2017 – Women Writers, Women(s) Books: How to Create Accurate Historical Heroines in Fiction

October 2017 – The Toledo Blade: Fans Get Face to Face with Romance Writers

September 2017 – USA Today Happy Ever After Blog: Interview: Sara Portman, author of THE REUNION

August 2017 – RT Book Reviews: How to Budget Your Life Like Your Bank Account

June 2017 – Chicks, Rogues & Scandals: A Chat with Award-winning Author Sara Portman

October 2016 – Abbie Roads: Author on the Couch

August 2016 – New York Post: Selling Sex Has Never Been So Lucrative

Upcoming Appearances


October 11, 2017 ~ Tea With Cerise & Susana

7pm eastern ~ Virtual Party ~ Facebook

October 19, 2017 ~ Romance Chicks 1st Anniversary

8:20pm eastern ~ Virtual Party ~ Facebook

October 28, 2017 ~ Glass City Author Event

11am ~ Seagate Convention Center ~ Toledo, OH

April 21, 2018 ~ Chicago RWA Spring Fling Book Signing

4:15pm ~ DoubleTree Hotel ~ Oakbrook, IL