Alyson McLayne is a mother of twins as well as an award-winning contemporary, historical, and paranormal romance author. She's also a dog and cat lover with a serious dark chocolate hoard. She went to the west coast after graduating from the University of Alberta with a degree in theater, where she worked in movies for several years and met her prop master husband. Her self-published contemporary romance series includes How To Capture A Bride, How To Claim An Heiress, and How To Outplay A Player. Please visit www.alysonmclayne.com and look her up on Facebook (www.facebook.com/AlysonMcLayne) or Twitter (@AlysonMcLayne) for more information on How To Catch A Bride (previously The Fabrizio Bride).