The nationally best-selling author of the Real Vampires series, Gerry Bartlett is a native Texan who lives halfway between Houston and Galveston. She freely admits to a shopping addiction which is why she has an antiques business. She used to be a gourmet cook but has decided it’s more fun to indulge in gourmet eating instead. You can visit Gerry on Facebook, twitter or at her website where she has advice for aspiring writers at http://gerrybartlett.com. While you’re there, be sure to sign up for her newsletter for news of new releases and a chance to win prizes.