She holds a B.A. with General Honors and an M.A. in Journalism; both degrees are from the University of Oklahoma, where she studied professional writing from author/teachers Jack M. Bickham, Robert L. Duncan, and Pulitzer-nominee Carolyn Hart. Chester has been writing professionally since 1978.

In 2004, she was inducted into the Writers Hall of Fame of America.




Book List:21 titles
  • Falling in love with her kidnapper, Lord Shadrael, a man with no soul, Lea, sister of Emperor Caelen, must find the balance between her light and his darkness when they are forced to escape in the Hidden Ways of the shadow realm. Original....


  • When she is kidnapped by Lord Shadrael, a hardened warrior, and taken through the shadow world, magically gifted Lady Lea, whose tears are transformed into flawless pearls, sees her destiny in the arms of her captor as she tries to save him from his ...


  • Now, evil strikes from the unlikeliest source amidst spells, intrigue--and heartless betrayal... Twelve years ago, King Faldain and his beloved warrior-wife Queen Alexeika, rescued their two daughters, taken forcefully from the palace by the barba...


  • As Pheresa, rightful Queen of Mandria, stands ready to claim her crown and her destiny, a deadly mist fills the cathedral. And when it clears, Pheresa has vanished. Only Sir Talmor, her sworn protector, can find and save her--but in doing so he re...


  • It has been seven years since the half-elven Dain took his rightful place upon the throne of Nether, with the warrior-woman Alexeika beside him. Their rule has ushered in an unprecedented era of peace and prosperity. But Dain's legacy is not secu...


  • The throne was her destiny--until Princess Pheresa lost her groom, Mandria's heir, to the dark magic that consumed him. Now Pheresa's fate is uncertain, even when the great King Verence names her Princess Royal--because the title comes with one condi...


  • As the final confrontation with the darkness approaches, two mortal enemies will search for the key to life itself... The half-elven Dain, now recognized as the long-lost heir to the kingdom of Nether, prepares to fight for his throne. Suddenly hi...


  • It is a world of betrayals and alliances, of spells and magic, of haunting dreams and dark desires... The rebel princess Alexeika is captured and tortured by the evil Grethori--but is sustained by dreams of the man who will set her free... Prin...


  • Trapped in a world that is neither life nor death, the great king watches and waits... He sees the half-elver boy Dain earn his place at the court of the Crown Prince Gavril--and the enmity of Gavril, whose heart is poisoned by dark magick. He ...






  • Ampris thought her gladiator days were behind her until she discovered the truth behind the enslavement of the Aarouns under the Viis--causing her to take up arms against tyranny one final time....


  • Set in a completely new fictional universe, Alien Chronicles is a saga that spans several generations of a master reptilian race and the slave race it rules. It is a tale of a crumbling civilization and a heroic struggle for freedom, with an all-alie...


  • Here is an epic set in a far distant universe--a saga of faraway planets and of races strange and more fantastic than any ever seen on our world. Yet their struggles are universal: for justice, for freedom, for peace. Lucasfilm's Alien Chronicles is ...



  • For nine centuries the Emperor Kostimon has ruled the land. But this wondrous immortality stems from a bargain with the very source of evil itself--the Dark lord Beloth. Notit; as Kostimon's tenth and final lifetime begins, the shadow god is growing ...


  • POWERFUL MAGIC IS SWEEPING THROUGH THE LAND Caelan E'Non, son of the land's most powerful healer, is naturally expected to follow in his father's footsteps. Except Caelan has no interest in healing. Instead, he feels a burning desire for somethin...


  • The Terror Had Begun... Daughter of nobility, Anne-Marie de Chalmes faced the guillotine as the frenzied mob cried vengeance in the madness that was Revolutionary France. Disguised as a peasant, she set sail for England only to find herself entang...


  • WOULD LOVE COME TO HER RESCUE? With a trembling sense of foreboding, Anna Templeton was in no position to question the "suitable" marriage Grandmama had arranged for her. The prospective groom, her cousin Oliver, turned out to be a cold and schemi...


  • The Gambler's Beautiful Daughter She must choose... choose to seek a "suitable" position as governess or take the most outrageous risk of her young life. For beautiful, high-spirited Julia Swanton, the next step was clear. She must conceal her fa...


  • She was a beautiful foreigner who captured the fancy of England's Prince Regent -- the man she had come to kill! No one knew her true identity, but all marveled at the ease and insouciance with which Catherine de Bleu conquered Prinny's high-flying...


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  • She bought her freedom by posing as a lady. From the terrible depths of Newgate Prison to the dazzling world of London society to a web of international intrigue, here is the story of charming, high-spirited Mary Clampton. Agreeing to a marriage of c...