Belle Sloane grew up in one of the great European cities of romance, Heidelberg, Germany. Growing up in Europe gave her an opportunity to travel extensively, which she feels colors and textures her writing in a big way. Back in 8th grade, her sister gave her a romance novel, and that was the beginning of Belle’s long and beautiful friendship with the romance genre. When she realized it was the love scenes that really shined in her writing, she decided to give erotic romance a go, and found it to be a great fit, and great fun. She lives in New Mexico’s beautiful Rio Grande Valley, with her dream man, and their wonderful kids. website.