"Fast-paced, vivid and true-to-life, McLinn's
captures the personal drama and compelling
stories of the greatest sports event on earth ...A gold-medal
winner." --Christine Brennan, USA Today sports columnist"Written with invigorating,
breathtaking passion ... (Will)
have you cheering, sighing, and all choked up throughout... This is an exceptional read, a winner worthy of the gold, and
one I highly recommend!"
--Marilyn, Romance Designs
"THE GAMES accurately portrays the emotional roller coaster an athlete rides...Pride, excitement, disappointment, relationships, doubt, relief, joy, pressure." -- Michael Weiss, U.S. Olympic figure skater and three-time U.S. Men's Champion
"THE GAMES is your ticket behind the cameras and inside the hearts of the Winter Olympics." --Carla Neggers, New York Times bestselling author
"A wonderful book! ...The characters are so dynamic, so believable. The
tension of the various competitions is nerve-wracking. ... A story you
won't be able to put down, and one you'll not soon forget."
About the Author
USA Today bestselling author Patricia McLinn’s novels—cited by reviewers for warmth, wit and vivid characterization – have won numerous regional and national awards and been on national bestseller lists. In addition to her romance and women’s fiction books, Patricia is the author of the Caught Dead in Wyoming mystery series, which adds a touch of humor and romance to figuring out whodunit. Patricia received BA and MSJ degrees from Northwestern University. She was a sports writer (Rockford, Ill.), assistant sports editor (Charlotte, N.C.) and—for 20-plus years—an editor at the Washington Post. She has spoken about writing from Melbourne, Australia to Washington, D.C., including being a guest-speaker at the Smithsonian Institution. She is now living in Northern Kentucky, and writing full-time. Patricia loves to hear from readers through her website, Facebook and Twitter.