Alisa Kwitney grew up on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, the daughter of a journalist and a science fiction writer. She has an MFA in fiction from Columbia, but can't remember what she did to get it. Her thesis became her first novel, Till the Fat Lady Sings. Alisa has been a newspaper reporter, a veterinarian's assistant, and an editor at the Vertigo imprint of DC Comics. She lives in Rhinebeck NY with her family, two Burmese cats, and a Chinook dog. You can find out about her other published novels and graphic novels at www.alisakwitney.com or check out her author page at www.facebook.com/alisa.kwitney.sheckley.