Joan Johnston is the top ten New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author of more than 50 romance novels and novellas. She has more than 10 million copies of her books in print. Joan has a B.A. in Theatre Arts from Jacksonville University, an M.A. in Theatre from the University of Illinois, and a J.D. with honors from the University of Texas at Austin School of Law. She has been a director of theatre, drama critic, newspaper editor, college professor, and attorney on her way to becoming a full-time writer. She currently writes for an imprint at Random House.
Joan has more than 10 million books in print world-wide— including the New York Times bestsellersSISTERS FOUND, THE COWBOY, THE TEXAN, THE LONER, THE NEXT MRS. BLACKTHORNE and NO LONGER A STRANGER. THE PRICE represented a milestone in Johnston’s career as her first hardcover original.
Now the bestselling, award-winning author of fifty novels, many of which have appeared on the New York Times, USA TODAY and Publishers Weekly bestseller lists, Joan has an eclectic background. She was formerly an attorney with Hunton & Williams in Richmond, Virginia and Squire, Sanders & Dempsey in Miami, Florida. Joan also worked as a newspaper editor and drama critic in San Antonio, Texas, as a director of theatre in Southwest Texas, and as a college professor, most recently at the University of Miami, Florida. Joan has a B.A. in theatre arts from Jacksonville University in Jacksonville, Florida, an M.A. in theatre from the University of Illinois in Urbana and received her J.D. with honors from the University of Texas at Austin School of Law.