Dana Mentink lives in California with her family. Dana and her husband met doing a dinner theater production of the Velveteen Rabbit. In college shecompeted in national speech and debate tournaments. Besides writing novels, Dana taste tests for the National Food Lab and freelances for a local newspaper. In addition to her work with Harlequin, Dana writes cozy mysteries for Barbour Books. Dana loves feedback from her readers. Contact her at www.danamentink.com.