Nebraska Authors

Janet Dailey

AKA: Janet Ann Haradon

Born 1944-05-21 Storm Lake, IA (USA)

Died 2013-12-14
Branson, MO

Buried ≈ 2013-12-17
Branson, MO
Buried in Ozarks Memorial Park

Janet Dailey moved to Omaha, Nebraska in 1964 and worked as a secretary for her husband, William Daily, and became a partner in his land development/construction company in the Omaha/Council Bluffs area. In 1974 they moved to Branson, Missouri. Her first book was published the same year.
The first American author published by Harlequin, she wrote a total of 57 novels for the publisher, including "The Janet Daily Americana Series", a series a 50 books set in each of the 50 states.

Places Lived

Omaha, 1964-1974
Branson, MO

Author Of

  • Fiction


Romance novels




A prolific author, the only book published during her time in Nebraska:
No Quarter Asked. 1974.

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