About the Author

Beth W. Roberts was born in California and grew up in Richmond, Virginia, where she started writing on her mother’s old typewriter at a very young age. She earned both a Bachelor’s degree and Master’s degree in English literature, focusing her studies on American and Southern literature. She taught both middle and high school English for over 10 years and continues to work in the local schools, teaching elementary students Shakespeare. She enjoys writing in the mountains in North Carolina, parenting her three young, rowdy children, and baking chocolate chip cookies.