for the opportunity to write books. And while writing is a
solitary pursuit for the most part,
certainly Iíve not made this journey
on my own. I have many people to thank. They include:
My husband and
daughters. Youíve filled my life with
joy and love and made it easy to
believe in happy endings.
My editor at
Harlequin, Allison Lyons. Your efforts to make each
book better are appreciated.
My agent, Sha-Shana
Crichton, who is as excited about my
career as I am.
My first two
editors at Berkley, Louisa Edwards
and Jessica Wade. It was lovely working with
Jenifer and Mindy. Not only were you my first
readers but you host awesome book
signing parties as well.
group, Chicago-North. It is no wonder that so many
writers associated with this group
ultimately have great success. Talent is nurtured here.
friends, Pat White, Blythe Gifford
and Kathryn Albright. Itís wonderful that weíre all
on the journey.
designer, Michelle Prima. Youíve helped in so many ways
and can always find a solution to
designer, Nora Jayne. Youíre very talented and I
appreciate our long history of