Graduating from Yale with a degree in Classics and Art History,Donna Thorlandmanaged architecture and interpretation at the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, MA, for several years. She then earned an MFA in film production from the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts. She has been a Disney/ABC Television Writing Fellow and a WGA Writer's Access Project Honoree, has written for the TV showsCupidandTron- Uprising, and is a writer on the WGN dramaSalem.The director of several award-winning short films, her most recent project aired on WNET Channel 13. Her fiction has appeared inAlfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine.She is the author of the Renegades of the American Revolution series, includingThe Turncoat,The Rebel Pirate,Mistress Firebrand, andThe Dutch Girl.
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