Darlene Gardner left her life as a newspaper sportswriter behind for love and romance. She's the author of more than 40 books that have sold 1.9 million copies. Her books range from romantic comedies to emotionally charged family dramas to a paranormal mystery serial for young adults on up. She can usually be found in front of a computer or on a tennis court. Visit Darlene on the web at www.darlenegardner.com.