Hope Tarr, Ph.D. is the award-winning author of twenty historical and contemporary romance novels for multiple publishers including Berkley/Jove, Medallion Media Group, Harlequin Enterprises, Smart Pop Books and Entangled Publishing. Operation Cinderella, the launch to her new Suddenly Cinderella series of contemporary fairytale-themed romances, is set largely in Washington, DC and features such beloved landmarks as the Uptown Theater, the Watergate, and the Kennedy Center. Hope is also a co-founder and current principal of Lady Jane’s Salon™, New York City’s first and so far only monthly romance fiction reading series now with satellites in four other U.S. cities.
Maggie Toussaint (Published)
Maggie Toussaint writes blended romance and mystery books, with multiple titles released in both romantic suspense and cozy mystery Her debut release, House of Lies, won the National Readers Choice Award of 2007 for Best Romantic Suspense. She enjoys spending time with family, reading, biking, and practicing yoga.
Christine Trent (Published)
Christine Trent writes historical fiction for Kensington Books from her two-story home library. She lives with her wonderful bookshelf-building husband, five precocious cats, a large doll collection, entirely too many fountain pens, and over 4,000 fully cataloged books. She and her husband are active travelers and journey regularly to England to conduct book research at historic sites.