Melody Heck Gatto


Melody was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where she lives with her husband, son and two dogs. She is a hockey fan-for the game and the players and loves her Starbucks Iced Mochas more than she should. The cashiers have finally learned her name and the correct way to spell it. (They now sing it "Melody")

Her whole family are avid Pittsburgh Penguins fans and like going to hockey games when they get the chance. Melody enjoys taking her son to meet the players on game days. It's no secret that meeting the players is just as exciting for her as it is for her son; especially when it comes to her favorite player!

Melody has loved writing since she was small, in school she never met a creative writing assignment that she didn't love. She is lucky enough to have a wonderful husband who encourages her to write. When she was laid off from her job of 14 years, he was supportive about letting her stay home and take care of their son. During that time she discovered hockey-romances and found a renewed love of reading as well as a passion for writing.

Melody spends her spare time reading hockey romances. At holiday time she really enjoys any romance about Christmas. When it is the hockey off-season, she enjoys swimming and spending her days out in the sun.

Her first novella is a steamy beach romance - Until You. Her second book is the first in her hockey romance series about the Renegades. Score On Me. Book two of the series is out now - Unsportsmanlike Conduct. Dive in and meet the Renegades. They are hot on and off the ice.

She has a stand alone hockey romance in the works and a romance about a breast cancer survivor. Follow her on facebook to stay up to date on her book news.

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“It is every normal girl's fantasy about what could happen if you ever crossed paths with a single hot professional athlete. This book involves a hockey team based in my favorite city, Pittsburgh, and a character based on one of my favorite players. ”

Kindle Reviewer on Score on Me

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