Lari Ann O’Dell discovered her love of Pride & Prejudice when she was eighteen. After finding a Pride & Prejudice variation in a book store, she said, “This is what I want to do.” She published her first book two years later. Born and raised in Colorado, she attended the University of Colorado in Boulder and earned a Bachelor’s degree in History and Creative Writing. She adores her nephew and her little yorkie Roxi Bell. She currently works at an elementary school, and writes whenever she can.