Andrea Jackson, the Paperback Diva, writes romance and science fiction novels. She has been awarded recognition in the Heart and Soul Aspiring Writer's Contest (Romance Slam Jam, 2002), as well as other romance writing contests. Her short stories have appeared in various national magazines and on-line. She's written non-fiction articles for Internet topic sites, daily newspapers, public relations and community newsletters, as well as editing for various publications. Visit her website at www.pbdiva.com to find book excerpts, news, a variety of writing links, and more.