Bestselling and award-winning author Deborah Cooke has published over seventy novels and novellas, including historical romances, fantasy romances, fantasy novels with romantic elements, paranormal romances, contemporary romances, urban fantasy romances, time travel romances and paranormal young adult novels. She writes as herself, Deborah Cooke, as Claire Delacroix, and has written as Claire Cross. She is nationally bestselling, as well as a USA Today and New York Times' Bestselling Author. Her Claire Delacroix medieval romance, The Beauty, was her first book to land on the New York Times List of Bestselling Books. Deborah was the writer-in-residence at the Toronto Public Library in 2009, the first time TPL hosted a residency focused on the romance genre, and she was honored to receive the Romance Writers of America PRO Mentor of the Year Award in 2012. She lives in Canada with her family.
"Dodging your birthright is the theme of the latest terrific Dragonfire novel, as both the hero and heroine attempt to deny their bloodlines. Cooke introduces readers to the world of witches, opening up other intriguing plot possibilities. Ember's Kiss is filled with passion and the power of self-discovery -- another Cooke classic!"--Romantic Times Book Review"The Dragonfire series continues to delight its fans with the dragon shifters finding their destined mates and the danger they face as they complete their trials. If you love dragons, this series is sure to please."--Romance Reader's Connection"Ember's Kiss is another well-written, fascinating and amazing storyline in Deborah Cooke's Dragonfire series. Deborah creates a world of beautiful dragons and timeless love. I have loved Deborah's dragons since the very beginning and I was immensely pleased that she brought together the Pyr in this amazing tale."--The Reading Cafe