Jo-Ann Mapson is the author of five previous novels, including the
bestselling THE WILDER SISTERS and BLUE RODEO, which
was made into a CBS-TV movie starring Kris Kristofferson and
Ann-Margret. She lives in south-central Alaska. BAD GIRL is an alternate selection of the Literary Guild, Doubleday Book Club, and Book-of-the-Month Club. OWEN'S DAUGHTER, her latest novel, will be released in July.