Anne Mikita and Edward Kolaczyk were native mid-westerners, they married on 1972. She taught elementary school, but after the marriage she became a restless housewife and mother of four kids. He was a bored marketing executive of IBM group, where he worked during 23 years until he quit on 1982. On 1976, she started to write romance novels, on 1981 she had a few novels published, and her husband decided collaborate with her, and they became a marriage writing team under female pennames. They discovered, that they are very different, but complementary. They used the pseudonyms of Anne Hillary, Anne Benson, Kathryn Jessup, Erika Bryant, Anne Edwards, Andrea Edwards, and Adriene Edwards, they also signed novels with real names Anne and Ed Kolaczyk. The marriage write in their house in Illinois, where they share housework, cooking and childrearing.

Book List in Order:5 titles

  • Carolyn Rushford's all business when she orders Keith O'Neal to watch his language while coaching her daughter's soccer team . . . but Keith's masculine charm soon turns business into pleasure, and Caro finds herself agreeing to become his assistant....


  • From the moment they meet in a flooded computer room infested with snakes. they seem destined to re-enact a romantic war beteen the North and South. Statesque Roberta E. Lee, the Memphis Zoo's curator of reptiles, is no swooning Southern Belle. Steph...


  • City lover Amanda MacGee is determined to sell the lakeside guest house she inherited from her estranged father. But her plans go awry when self-proclaimed artist, poet, and lover extraordinaire Richard O'Brien blithely moves in--and refuses to leave...


  • "Love will re-enter, bringing unspeakable joy," says Amir, Dot Biancardi's astrologer. But Fortune plays a dirty trick on her when she's auctioned off at a charity benefit -- and "bought" by her ex-husband Bart Easton! Dot tells herself she's not ...


  • Since their impulsive marriage, Kaye and Jake Corrigan have been ecstatically happy. She's the passionate woman he searched so long to find; he's the man of honor and good humor she desired. After seven months, Kaye still glows in Jake's presence, an...