Crystal Hubbard's debut novel was Suddenly You. She followed it up with Only You, and, in March 2007, Crush, which was her first inter-racial romance. A former reporter and sports copy editor, Crystal is a full-time writer who works from home so she can also be a full-time mother to her four children. Crystal has had an interesting career history that has allowed her to "Gump" her way into extraordinary situations, from arguments with Tipper Gore to being sideswiped by a limo containing Bishop Desmond Tutu. She celebrates real-life characters through her efforts as an award-winning children's book author. Crystal is an accomplished cake decorator and also enjoys boxing, tennis and seeking out new confectionaries when she travels.