Romantic comedy, screwball comedy, and romantic suspense are among Salter’s 12 completed novels and five completed novellas. Fourteen of those 17 titles are already published and two more are contracted for release soon.
Besides his fiction work, Salter is co-author of two non-fiction monographs (about librarianship) with a royalty publisher, plus a signed chapter in another book and a signed article in a specialty encyclopedia. He’s also published articles, book reviews, and over 120 poems; his writing has won nearly 40 awards, including several in national contests. As a newspaper photo-journalist, Salter published about 150 bylined newspaper articles, and some 100 bylined photos.
Salter worked nearly 30 years in the field of librarianship. He’s a decorated veteran of U.S. Air Force (including a remote tour of duty in the Arctic, at Thule AB in N.W. Greenland).
Salter is the married parent of two and grandparent of six; he and his wife are active members of FirstBaptist Church in Somerset KY.
Books by J.L. Salter