Fifteen years ago, USA Today bestselling author, Judy Duarte, couldn't shake the dream of creating a story of her own. That dream became a reality in 2002, when Harlequin released the first of more than thirty-five books. Judy's stories have touched the hearts of readers around the world. A two-time Rita finalist, Judy's books won two Maggies and a National Reader's Choice Award. You can contact her at: www.judyduarte.com Joanna Sims lives in Florida with her wonderful husband, Cory,and their three fabulous felines, Sebastian, Chester (a.k.a., Tubby) and Ranger. By day, Joanna works as a speech-language pathologist and a clinical educator for a large university. But, her nights and weekends are reserved for writing contemporary romance for Harlequin Books. Joanna loves to hear from Harlequin readers and invites you to stop by her website for a visit: www.joannasimsromance.com Linda Warren loves happy endings. The Rita (R) nominated author has written 26 books in the last ten years. Drawing upon her years of growing up on a ranch in Texas, she writes about sexy heroes, feisty heroines and broken families with an emotional punch. She lives in central Texas with her husband, and spends her days doing what she loves-creating unforgettable love stories-with happy endings.