About the Author
The author of fourteen novels, Linda Barlow is a former lecturer in English literature at Boston College. She began her professional writing career in 1984 with the publication of several contemporary romances. In 1986 she received the Romantic Times Award as best new historical novelist of the year, and in 1989 Romance Writers of America awarded her the Rita for Leaves of Fortune. Warner Books published Her Sister's Keeper in 1993 and Linda's first novel of romantic suspense, Keepsake, in 1994. Highly respected by other writers, Linda was the 1992 president of Novelists Inc. and is currently a member of the Authors Guild Council. She lives in Massachusetts with her daughter. She loves to hear from readers, and you can write to her care of Warner Books, Inc., Time & Life Building, 1271 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10020.