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Jennifer Longo

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Jennifer Longo's debut novel SIX FEET OVER IT ("Superb" - Kirkus, Starred) published August 2014 courtesy of Random House Books. Her second Random House novel, UP TO THIS POINTE ("A stunning love letter to Ballet and San Francisco" - Shelf Awareness, Starred) published January 2016. A California native, Jennifer holds a BA degree in Acting from San Francisco State University and an MFA degree in Writing For Theatre from Humboldt State University. She is a two-time Irene Ryan Best Actor award recipient and a Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival Best Full Length Script honoree...

Joanna Ruth Meyer

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Joanna Ruth Meyer wrote her very first story at the age of seven - it starred four female "mystery-solvers" and a villain in a gorilla suit, and remains unfinished to this day.

Since then, she's grown up (reluctantly) , earned a bachelor of music in piano performance, taught approximately one billion piano lessons, and written eight novels, many of them during National Novel Writing Month, an online writing challenge held every November. BENEATH THE HAUNTING SEA was first drafted during NaNoWriMo 2006.

Joanna hails from Mesa, Arizona, where she lives with her dear husband and son,...