BJ Wingate was born in Baltimore but has spent the latter part of her life in the south and Midwest, currently living in Arkansas. She is an avid reader and has a vivid imagination. Her characters come across as real-life individuals and thus her stories are compelling and interesting to all age groups. Her many life experiences have given her an abundance of ideas for stories. She recently received an L. Ron Hubbard award for her writing. Keep watching for more exciting books in the future.