Bio: KEI SWANSON was born in Dallas, Texas, on a hot July day. From there she grew to adulthood in Arlington, Texas. Obtaining a degree in nursing, she began a career in obstetrical nursing, married and gave birth to her only child. She managed to see the world on the tails of her USAF husband, and they are now retired in North Texas indulging a soon to be very spoiled granddaughter.
Japan, 1500. Aderyn Aquilla wakes to the clamor of war. An hour later, she is the only European on the ship alive and is face-to-face with an evil samurai with a sword at her throat. How will she save herself? Sanematsu Yoshihide has seen more bloodshed in his short life than he ever imagined and cannot bring himself to spill more. But what will he do with the stranger who could bring civil war to his domain on the island of Kyushu? Together, Aderyn and Sanematsu defy convention to fall in love ... more info>>
Season of Sanematsu continues the story of shipwrecked Aderyn Aquilla and her samurai lord, Sanematsu Yoshihide. Can they find a way to be together without bringing war to his domain in the Satsuma Provinces? Will Aderyn give her beloved the heir he so greatly desires and needs? Will the Emperor of Japan accept the son of a daimyo and his barbarian wife as heir to the Sanematsu dynasty? The saga of a love doomed by tradition in a land where duty comes before all else, begun in Seabird of Sanemat... more info>>