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Laura Heffernan is living proof that watching too much TV can pay off. When not watching total strangers get married, drag racing queens, or cooking competitions, Laura enjoys travel, baking, board games, helping with writing contests, and seeking new experiences. She lives in the Northeast with her amazing husband and two furry little beasts.
Heather Van Fleet is stay-at-home-mom turned book boyfriend connoisseur. She’s a wife to her high school sweetheart and a mom to three little girls, along with her crazy Goldendoodle. In her spare time, you will always be able to find her with her head buried in her Kindle, guzzling down copious amounts of coffee.
Heather graduated from Black Hawk College in 2003 with an associate degree. She has been working in the publishing industry for over five years as author, editor, and agent intern. She’s represented by Stacey Donaghy of Donaghy Literary.
Twitter: @HLVanFleet Instagram @HVFWrites
May Bridges is a misplaced Southerner. She is now living in Oregon where she writes romance and literary fiction. When not writing, May can be found working on a new drawing covered in charcoal, or near baseball and softball fields. She is represented by Kim Lionetti at BookEnds Literary Agency. She has signed a three book deal with St. Martin’s Press for her dark romance trilogy, SAVED BY SIN. The first in the series is set to be released in July 2017.