Kathleen Woodiwiss

 

 

Age: 68

 

Summary: romance novelist who became a pioneer of the modern historical romance novel marked by strong heroines, detailed period settings, and steamy sex scenes whose first book The Flame & the Flower (1972) became an instant best-seller.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: June 3, 1939

 

Died: July 6, 2007

 

Location: Princeton, Minnesota