When MICHELLE DOUGLAS was asked what she wanted to be when she grew up she answered, "A writer." Years later she read an article about romance writing and thought, ooh that'll be fun. She was right. She lives in a leafy suburb of Newcastle on Australia's east coast with her own romantic hero who is the inspiration behind all her happy endings. Visit Michelle at her website www.michelle-douglas.com This USA TODAY bestselling and RITA (R) Award-winning author has written more than two hundred books for Harlequin Books and Silhouette Books, some under the name Marie Nicole. Her romances are beloved by fans worldwide. Visit her website at www.marieferrarella.com.