Lynne Graham lives in Northern Ireland and has been a keen romance reader since her teens. Happily married, Lynne has five
children. Her eldest is her only natural child. Her other children, who are every bit as dear to her heart, are adopted. The
family has a variety of pets, and Lynne loves gardening, cooking, collecting allsorts and is crazy about every aspect of Christmas.
Cathy Williams is a great believer in the power of perseverance as she had never written anything before her writing career,
and from the starting point of zero has now fulfilled her ambition to pursue this most enjoyable of careers. She would encourage
any would-be writer to have faith and go for it! She derives inspiration from the tropical island of Trinidad and from the
peaceful countryside of middle England. Cathy lives in Warwickshire her family. Leanne Banks is a New York Times
bestselling author with over sixty books to her credit. A book lover and romance fan from even before she learned to read,
Leanne has always treasured the way that books allow us to go to new places and experience the lives of wonderful characters.
Always ready for a trip to the beach, Leanne lives in Virginia with her family and her Pomeranian muse. Coming
from two generations of journalists, writing was in Fiona Harper's genes. As a child she was constantly teased for having
her nose in a book and living in a dream world. Things haven't changed much since then, but at least in writing she's found
a use for her runaway imagination! She loves dancing, cooking, reading and watching a good romance. Fiona lives in London
with her family. Visit her website at: www.fionaharper.com Michelle Smart is a Publishers Weekly bestselling author
with a slight-to-severe coffee addiction. A book worm since birth, Michelle can usually be found hiding behind a paperback,
or if it's an author she really loves, a hardback. Michelle lives in rural Northamptonshire in England with her
husband and two young Smarties. When not reading or pretending to do the housework she loves nothing more than creating worlds
of her own. Preferably with lots of coffee on tap. www.michelle-smart.com. USA Today bestselling author
Lynn Raye Harris burst onto the scene when she won a writing contest held by Harlequin. The prize was an editor for a year
- but only six months later, Lynn sold her first novel. A former finalist for the Romance Writers of America's Golden Heart
Award, Lynn lives in Alabama with her handsome husband and two crazy cats. Her stories have been called "exceptional and emotional,"
"intense," and "sizzling." For as long as Janette Kenny can remember, stories have taken up residence in her head.
Her mother read her the classics when she was a