Romancing the Stone Author:Cathering Lanigan writing as Joan Wilder Romance is what makes Joan Wilder's world go round-that is, her professional world. In real life, the best-selling romance author is a shy, quiet young woman whose first few timid brushes with love have eft her gun-shy. And while her heroine lives for passion and danger, Joan prefers serenity. While her heroine falls rapturously into the arms of... more » heroic gunslingers, the closest Joan comes to love is watching teenaged couples hold hands on the street below her window.
The books covers Joan's real adventure while she is searching for her kidnapped sister in Colombia.
This books was made into a movie of the same name.« less