Marissa Clarke is a multi-award-winning, RITA(R) nominated author of romance for adults and teens. She lives on an island in the middle of a river. Seriously, she does. When not writing, she wrangles her rowdy pack of three kids, two Cairn Terriers, and one husband. She also writes young adult novels as Mary Lindsey and loves to connect with readers. She can be found at www.marissaclarke.com and on Twitter at @MaryL_MarissaC.