Cheryl Reavis

Cheryl ReavisCheryl Reavis is an award-winning short story and romance author who has also written under the pen name "Cinda Richards." She describes herself as a "late bloomer," who played in her first piano recital at the tender age of thirty. "We had to line up by height--I was the third smallest kid," she says. "After that, there was no stopping me. I gave myself permission to attempt my other heart's desire--to write."

Her Silhouette Special Edition, A Crime of the Heart,reached millions of readers in Good Housekeeping magazine. Her novels, The Prisoner, Patrick Gallagher's Widow,The Bride Fair and A Crime of the Heartare all Romance Writers of America RITA winners. Promise Me A Rainbow, The Bartered Bride and Blackberry Winter were RITA finalists. A retired public health nurse, Cheryl makes her home in North Carolina with her husband.

She loves hearing from readers and invites them to contact her at Visit her on Facebook, read her blog, Writing Life,, and follow her on Twitter @sCRibblercheryl.

Her Books from BelleBooks/Bell Bridge Books:

Promise Me a Rainbow
The First Boy I Loved
The Marine
Band of Brothers