Lynne M. Spreen

About The Author

After a career in Human Resources, Lynne M. Spreen reinvented herself as an author, speaker, blogger, and teacher. She enjoys speaking about the positive side of aging, and writes uplifting novels and short stories featuring main characters in the second half of life. She refers to this as midlife fiction and crosses her fingers that it'll catch on.


Lynne’s debut novel, Dakota Blues, told the story of two woman who embark on a life-changing road trip. The novel won an award for excellence in women's fiction.


Lynne also wrote three more books in the series, including Key Largo Blues, Goodbye to the Blues, and California Blues. Her stand-alone short stories, Middle-Aged Crazy: Short Stories of Midlife and Beyond, was awarded five stars by the editors at Readers’ Favorite.


Her website is, but you can find her in all the usual online places. Her books are available exclusively at Amazon.

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Books by the Author

California Blues
We Did This Once Before
Middle-Aged Crazy
Dakota Blues
Goodbye to the Blues
Key Largo Blues