Famous being a author of both romance novels and crime thrillers, Johansen penned such well-known books as Light Satin (1985); A HARDCORE Guy to Tame (1991); The Getting rid of Video game (1999); and Eight Times to Live (2010). She released her first love novel, Contact the Horizon, in 1984. Ten years . 5 later, she released her well-known Eve Duncan criminal offense series. Her traditional romance novels are the Golden Barbarian as well as the Beloved Scoundrel. A indigenous of Missouri, she afterwards resolved in Georgia and elevated two kids. Her boy, Roy, was raised to become an acclaimed fiction writer and screenwriter. Both Johansen and fellow American article writer Anne Stuart became well-known for their romance books.