DeAnn Daley Holcomb DeAnn Daley Holcomb DeAnn Daley Holcomb is an award-winning television and newspaper journalist, published author and full-time writer. Holcomb, a Fort Worth TX native, graduated from Texas Tech University. Family Secrets is her first fiction romance novel, published by P3 Press, an affiliate of Brown Books Publishing of Dallas. In 2011, Family Secrets was named a finalist for the Eric Hoffer National Book Award and in 2012 Family Secrets was a finalist for the Dan Poynter's Global Ebook Award. Set in Pleasant Valley, TX, Family Secrets chronicles the heartbreaking, humorous and romantic journey of three generations of women. Jennalee is shattered to learn her true identity and finds comfort in the arms of the strong and handsome Lance Forrester. Emma Cherie finds the courage to leave her abusive husband and takes the chance on finding happiness with her true love. The lovely and captivating Charlene, must learn to relinquish control and let destiny takes its course.