Mariah Stewart is the award- winning author of ten
novels and three novellas. She is the recipient of
both the Golden Leaf Award and the Award of
Excellence presented by the Colorado Romance
Writers, and has been a finalist for the Holt Medal-
lion. Her books have been nominated for several
awards from Romantic Times, including Best Con-
temporary Romance and Best Contemporary Novel.
Stewart is a native of Hightstown, New Jersey, and
resides in a Philadephia suburb with her husband
and their two daughters.