USA Today bestselling author Patricia McLinn spent more than 20 years as an editor at the Washington Post after stints as a sports writer (Rockford, Ill.) and assistant sports editor (Charlotte, N.C.). She received BA and MSJ degrees from Northwestern University. McLinn is the author of more than 45 published novels, which are cited by readers and reviewers for wit and vivid characterization. Her books include mysteries, romantic suspense, contemporary romance, historical romance and women's fiction. They have topped bestseller lists and won numerous regional and national awards. She has spoken about writing from Melbourne, Australia, to Washington, D.C., including being a guest-speaker at the Smithsonian Institution. McLinn, who lives in Northern Kentucky, loves to hear from readers through her website, Facebook and Twitter.
"A beautiful love story where things didn't always work out for the main characters, real life got in the way, and choices had to be made about what mattered most in life." - 5-star review"What a smashing read!! Whoever said you cannot have your cake and eat it will have to rethink those words. Tender, passionate and romantic." - 5-star review"Two different worlds collide and wow. A sweet love story about finding out what is important in life and going for it. Love at first sight that blossoms, left me teary-eyed at the end." - 5-star review"A sweet, tender, beautiful, whirlwind Christmas romance! I was swept up in Donna and Ed's story! Sometimes our dreams change when we meet our true love!" - 5-star review