Veteran journalist Maria Goodavage is the author of the New York Times bestsellers Soldier Dogs: The Untold Story of America's Canine Heroes, and Top Dog: The Story of Marine Hero Lucca. She lives in San Francisco with her family and yellow Lab, Gus.
Lisa McCubbin is the coauthor of four New York Times bestsellers and is currently writing a biography of Betty Ford.
Prior to becoming a full-time writer, she was a television news anchor and reporter for NBC's early morning news program "Sunrise" (Bakersfield, CA) before the "Today" show. Later she spent six years in the Middle East, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and Doha, Qatar as a freelance writer and foreign correspondent.
In 2009 Lisa collaborated with longtime friend Jerry Blaine to write a memoir about his years in the Secret Service during the Kennedy administration....