Nicole Baart, author of Little Broken Things, is the mother of five children from four different countries. She has written eight novels and is the cofounder of One Body One Hope, a non-profit organization that works in Liberia, West Africa. Baart and her family live in a small town in Iowa.
Mollie Cox Bryan, author of Macrame Murder: A Cora Crafts Mystery, was recently honored by being named a finalist for the Daphne du Maurier Award. Her first series,The Cumberland Creek Mysteries, was nominated for an Agatha Award. She lives in Waynesboro, Va.