PCL MS 175 Kay Hooper Collection
|Title||PCL MS 175 Kay Hooper Collection|
The Kay Hooper Collection contains approximately 2 linear feet of literary manuscripts, representing ten of the author’s more than 60 novels. The collection contains literary manuscripts dating from 1991-1998. The materials were donated by Kay Hooper in 1998 and 1999. There are no restrictions placed on the collection for scholarly use, however all copyright and related interests remain with the author or her assigns. The finding aid was completed by Steve Ammidown, Manuscripts & Outreach Archivist, in July 2016.
Kay Hooper is the author of more than 60 books in the thriller, romantic suspense, paranormal romance, and contemporary romance genres. She is well known for her series of thrillers featuring FBI Agent Noah Bishop. Her first book was published in 1980 at the age of 22, and she has since won a number of awards in both the romance and suspense/thriller categories.
|Scope and Content|
The collection features manuscripts dating from 1991-1999. For each of the ten novels, there is one or more of the following: copy-edited manuscripts, hardcover edition galley proofs, paperback (mass market) edition galley proofs. In some instances, the manuscript is accompanied by a cover letter from the editor of the novel.