Julia Quinn started writing her first book one month after finishing college and has been tapping away at her keyboard ever
since. The #1 New York Times bestselling author of more than two dozen novels for Avon Books, she is a graduate of Harvard
and Radcliffe Colleges and is one of only sixteen authors ever to be inducted in the Romance Writers of America Hall of Fame.
She lives in the Pacific Northwest with her family. Please visit her on the web at www.juliaquinn.com. Elizabeth Boyle
has always loved romance and now lives it each and every day by writing adventurous and passionate stories that readers from
all around the world have described as "page-turners." Since her first book was published, she's seen her romances become
New York Times and USA Today bestsellers and has won the RWA RITA(R) and the Romantic Times Reviewer's Choice Awards. She
resides in Seattle with her family, her garden, and her always-growing collection of yarn. Readers can visit her at www.elizabethboyle.com,
or follow her own adventures on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. www.avonromance.com www.facebook.com/avonromance Laura
Lee Guhrke spent seven years in advertising, had a successful catering business, and managed a construction company before
she decided writing novels was more fun. A New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, Laura has penned more than twenty
historical romances. Her books have received many award nominations, and she is the recipient of romance fiction's highest
honor: the Romance Writers of America RITA(R) Award. She lives in the Northwest with her husband (or, as she calls him, her
very own romance hero), along with two diva cats and a Golden Retriever happy to be their slave.