Bio: Cindy Appel (aka Cynthianna Appel) describes herself as ?a columnist, novelist, essayist, manuscript evaluator, book reviewer, and freelance writer?but not necessarily in that order and not necessarily on any given day.? She also claims to be the mother of two growing girls, the wife of a computer whiz of a husband and the caretaker of one very hungry rabbit. She currently lives in St. Louis County, Missouri. The Fixer-Uppers is her first published novel. Her second contemporary romance, Country Boy, City Girl, will be a Wings ePress e-book release in 2002.
Ronnie Hawthorn has found peace at last in the backwater town of Green Springs. Recently widowed, she and her young daughter have left the city and are excited at the prospect of running their own arts-and-crafts store in a hundred year old farm house. Then Ronnie "accidentally" kisses her landlord and her troubles really begin. Will Dave Darden, a successful businessman and the country's most eligible bachelor, ever consider her a capable entrepreneur after such a ridiculous stunt? Dave is tire... more info>>