EMILY CHAMBERS BLEJWAS grew up in Minnesota and currently lives with her husband and four children in Mobile, Alabama. She is the director of the Gulf States Health Policy Center and holds degrees from Auburn University and Kenyon College. She has worked in the fields of community development and victim advocacy. It's her debut novel, and it's a good one. Emily's website is emilyblejwas.com, and she can be found on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter as @EmilyBlejwas.