About Brenda Stanley
Brenda Stanley is a former television news anchor and investigative reporter for the NBC affiliate in eastern Idaho. She has been recognized for her writing by the Scripps Howard Foundation, the Hearst Journalism Awards, the Idaho Press Club, and the Society of Professional Journalists. She is the author of four other books-three novels and one cookbook. Brenda is an adjunct professor at Idaho State University in the Mass Communication department. She is a graduate of Dixie College in St. George, Utah, and the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. She is the mother of five grown children, including two sets of twins (born twenty months apart--yes, four kids under the age of two), and she is now a grandma. Brenda and her husband, Dave, a veterinarian, live on a small ranch near the Snake River with their horses, sheep, chickens, and dogs.