Hello and welcome!

I'm Kate O'Keeffe and I write fun, romantic chick lit and romantic comedy/ contemporary romance stories. Many of my books are set in beautiful New Zealand, and they are all feel-good stories with happily ever afters - the type that give you those warm fuzzies inside we all adore. All the feels!

So, dive on in. I so hope you find something here to enjoy.

Happy reading!

Kate xx


The Right Guy is a friends to lovers contemporary romance I hope you'll fall in love with!

She’s in hot pursuit of The One, he’s in hot pursuit of her. Can she see what’s been in front of her all these years?

Set in the fabulous city of San Francisco and beautiful Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, this is my first foray as a writer into the wonderful world of contemporary romance! Told from both the girl and the guy's perspective, this story is a true romantic comedy, with all the twists and turns readers love in a "will they or won't they" romance.

Find out what happens when die-hard cynic Taylor Jennings is persuaded by a psychic that the next guy she "locks eyes with" will be The One—and that guy just happens to be her best friend's big brother, the hot and sexy Jake Harrison . . .

Finalist in the Pages from the Heart Competition in 2018. Read more . . .

On pre-order from Amazon for only 99 cents/ 99 pence NOW!

Releases on March 4



Manhattan Cinderella is a fun new contemporary romance—a modern-day retelling of the classic Cinderella story. 

She's a New York Cinderella, he's the heir to a music kingdom. Neither of them is looking for love, but maybe somehow it will find them anyway?

Set in New York City, Manhattan Cinderella is a fun and feel-good contemporary romance/ rom com told from both the girl's and the guy's perspective. Read what happens when independent New Yorker Gabriella Davis literally crashes into Tennessee-native Cole Grant. She's determined to make it as a singer, and he's there for another reason altogether—a secret that will change his life forever. Despite neither of them looking for love, attraction sparks between them.

Preorder on February 28, 2019, for only 99 cents/ 99 pence! Watch this space for more info, coming soon.

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The Cozy Cottage Café Series Box Set is a collection of the first 3 books in this Amazon bestselling series.

Would you agree to a pact to marry the next guy you date?

Follow the first three friends, Cassie, Paige, and Marissa, in their quest to find “The One” in these heart-warming, funny, chick-lit stories.

★ ★ ★ ★ ★ "Kate O'Keeffe almost single-handedly resurrected my love of chick-lit with this series." - Kirsty McManus, author of 1996 and 1997

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