Lyn Cote has written over 30 books since her first Love Inspired romance debuted in 1998. She was born in Texas, raised in the Chicago area, brought up her children in Iowa, and now lives with her husband on a lake in the north woods of Wisconsin. A RITA finalist, Lyn writes light romance, contemporary romantic suspense, and historical sagas. Her brand is “Strong Women, Brave Stories.” She is an active member of ACFW and RWA. Lyn was a 2006 RITA Award Finalist for Best Inspirational, a Carol finalist in 2010, as well as a finalist for the HOLT Medallion and the National Readers’ Choice Award.