Bestselling author Virginia Kantra credits her love for strong heroes and courageous heroines to a childhood spent devouring fairy tales, her fondness for kickass women to her daughter, and her knowledge of guys to her husband and teenage sons.
Virginia is the author of over a dozen books for Silhouette Intimate Moments, including her popular "Trouble in Eden" series. Her first single title romantic suspense, Close-Up, will be released by Berkley in July 2005.A five-time Romance Writers of America RITA Award finalist, Virginia is the winner of numerous writing awards, including the Golden Heart, Holt Medallion, Maggie Award of Excellence and two National Readers' Choice Awards
"[Her] books are on my keeper shelf." -- Suzanne Brockmann
"Kantra writes romantic suspense with a dash of humor, a dollop of intrigue, and a heavy dose of adventure." -- Lisa Gardner
"Kantra's stories...can make a believer out of the most hardened soul." -- Patricia Rice