Bestselling author Linda Castillo knew at a very young age that she wanted to be a writer—and penned her first novel at the age of thirteen. She is the winner of numerous writing awards, including a nomination for the prestigious Rita Award, the Holt Medallion and Golden Heart. She loves writing edgy stories that push the envelope and take her readers on a roller coaster ride of breath-taking romance and thrilling suspense. Linda spins her tales of love and intrigue from her home in Texas where she lives with her husband and four loveable dogs. Check out her website at www.lindacastillo.com . She loves hearing from readers. E- mail her at firstname.lastname@example.org or contact her at P.O. Box 670501, Dallas, Texas 75367-0501.