About the author

Melinda Clayton

<p>Melinda Clayton is the author of <em>The Cedar Hollow Series</em>, which includes novels <em>Appalachian Justice</em>, <em>Return to Crutcher Mountain</em>, <em>Entangled Thorns</em>, and <em>Shadow Days</em>.</p><p>Clayton also authored <em>Blessed Are the Wholly Broken</em>&nbsp;and <em>Making Amends</em>,&nbsp;two&nbsp;dark tales of tragedy and suspense.&nbsp;</p><p>In addition to writing, Clayton has an Ed.D. in Special Education Administration and is a licensed psychotherapist in the states of Florida and Colorado.</p>