After finding herself a single mother, Judy Duarte decided to finish college. After finishing college, she found another goal: writing. The award-winning author was a two-time Golden Heart finalist in 2001. Her first novel, Cowboy Courage was published in 2002. The Southern California-based author cites her critique partners Crystal Green and Sheri WhiteFeather as key figures in her success.
As an author for Silhouette Romance, Judy Duarte published one novel.
- Bride For A Blue-Ribbon Cowboy, A - July 2005 (Silhouette Romance #1776)
- Entertaining Angels - 2009 (Kensington Publishing Corp.)