Marie Meyer makes her home in southern Illinois where she enjoys helping her oldest daughter train for the Special Olympics, making up silly stories with her youngest daughter, and binging on weeks of DVR’d television shows with her husband.
Marie earned her Bachelors of Science in Education and spends her days teaching elementary and middle school students. When the sun goes down, Marie likes to escape into the pages of a good book—either reading one or writing one of her own.
Marie is represented byLouise Fury of The Bent Agency. She is a member of the Romance Writers of America and the St. Louis Writers’ Guild. DONATED PRIZE: Query Critique ELIZABETH BRIGGS Elizabeth Briggs is a Young Adult and New Adult author who lives in Los Angeles with her British husband and a bunch of fluffy white rescue dogs. She's a guitar-playing geek who loves video games and books, goes to Comic Con every year, and is still hoping to be a Jedi when she grows up.
Elizabeth currently works with WriteGirl to mentor at-risk or pregnant teen girls in writing, to help them get through high school and into college. She also volunteers with BichonFurKids to help rescued dogs find a new, loving home.
Jodi Meadows lives and writes in the Shenandoah Valley, Virginia, with her husband, a Kippy*, and an alarming number of ferrets. She is a confessed book addict, and has wanted to be a writer ever since she decided against becoming an astronaut. She is the author of the INCARNATE Trilogy and the forthcoming ORPHAN QUEEN Duology (HarperCollins/Katherine Tegen). Visit her atwww.jodimeadows.com.