Marcie Gallacher, a graduate of Brigham Young University, has written four previous novels: Amaryllis Lilies, Fixed Stars, Whispers of Hope, and Homeward. Her publication credits include an article in the Ensign and stories in the New Era and Friend. She resides in Wilton, California, with her husband, Gary. They have four children: teenagers Brett and Michelle, who live at home with them; Matt, who is living in Provo, Utah; and Jamie, who is married to Jordan Cline. Her greatest joy is the time spent with her family, including her parents, Tal and LaRae Huber. She is also passionate about her stubborn horse, Dobbin; her rambunctious golden retriever, Rusty; and her perfect cats, Lancelot and Midnight. Marcie hopes to be a grandma someday!