About the author

Jacquelyn Smith

Jacquelyn Smith is a Canadian author from the outskirts of Toronto, Ontario, where apologies are a regular part of most social interactions, and the second ‘T’ in ‘Toronto’ is definitely silent. (Sorry.)<br>​​​​​​​<br>Jacquelyn writes both fantasy and female detective fiction, including the World of Lasniniar epic fantasy series, and the kick-ass Kira Brightwell mystery series (originally published under the pen name Kat Irwin). Her fantasy short stories “The Unclean” and “The God’s Eye” have won back-to-back awards from <em>Writers’ Journal</em>, and both stories have appeared in <em>Writers’ Journal</em> magazine.<br>​​​​​​​<br>When spending time in the real world, she lives with her husband Mark, and their feline owner, Xena.<br>​​​​​​​<br>Visit JacquelynSmith.net to learn more, and get a free book.