Rachel Gibson (b. Boise, Idaho, United States) is an American author of contemporary romance novels.
With the publication of her first novel in 1998, Simply Irresistible, Gibson became a New York Times and USA Today bestselling author. Since her first book Gibson has gone on to win a RITA award, The Golden Heart Award, the National Reader’s Choice, Amazon Editor’s Top Pick, Publisher Weekly’s Quill nominee, and Borders bestselling romantic comedy for 2006.
- The Trouble With Valentine's Day: Borders Books Best Romantic Comedy 2006
- True Confessions: 2002 RITA Awards Best contemporary Novel winner
- Not Another Bad Date: 2009 RITA Award Best Contemporary Novel winner