Laura Childs is the New York Times
bestselling author of the Tea Shop Mysteries, Scrapbooking
Mysteries, and Cackleberry Club Mysteries. In her previous
life she was CEO of her own marketing firm, authored several
screenplays, and produced a reality TV show. She is married
to Dr. Bob, a professor of Chinese art history, enjoys
travel, and has two Shar-Peis.