<em><strong>Destiny. Courage. Heart. <br></strong></em><br>Rhonda Hopkins is an award-winning author of mystery, paranormal, urban fantasy, young adult, and apocalyptic fiction. Most of her books have a romantic elementa as well. She lives in Texas on five acres with her family, two cats, a dog, cows, chickens, and the occasional wildlife. <br> <br> She uses her previous experience as an investigator to create characters that are diverse and full of life. Her protagonists reach for their destiny with courage and heart, and a lot of roadblocks along the way.