Renee Ryan has written more than twenty inspirational, historical, and contemporary romance books. For her novels Dangerous Allies and Courting the Enemy, she won the Daphne du Maurier Award for Excellence in Mystery/Suspense in the Inspirational Romantic category. She works with Romance Writers of America as the secretary. Ryan is currently residing in Lincoln, Nebraska, with her husband and the world's most intriguing cat. Visit www.reneeryan.com for more information about Renee's novels.