Cynthia Eden is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of over fifty novels and novellas. A native of Alabama, she is a member of Mensa, Sisters in Crime and International Thriller Writers, as well as the Kiss of Death and the Fantasy, Futuristic, and Paranormal Chapters of RWA. Eden is a three-time RITA Award Finalist, and won a Gayle Wilson Award of Excellence in 2009 and 2010. She lives with her family in Mobile, Alabama. Visit her at cynthiaeden.com.Originally from Long Island, New York Times bestselling author Shelly Laurenston has resigned herself to West Coast living, which involves healthy food, mostly sunny days, and lots of guys not wearing shirts when they really should. Shelly is also the New York Times bestselling author G.A. Aiken, creator of the Dragon Kin series. For more info about Shelly's books go to www.shellylaurenston.com. Or to check out G.A.'s dangerously and arrogantly sexy dragons go to www.gaaiken.com. Sherrill Quinn, a native of Ohio, has been a resident of southern Arizona since late 2000. Her first romantic fiction novella, Redemption, was the winner of the Liquid Silver Books' Zodiac Pisces contest and was published in February 2006. She also wrote a short novella that won a coveted publication slot with Amber Quill Press in their annual Amber Heatwave contest--The Claiming, a futuristic vampire tale, went on to garner 4- and 5-star reviews. Since then she has added Ellora's Cave to her list of electronic publishers and more recently signed a 3-book deal with Kensington Publishing.