KARLIE LUCAS A graduate of Southern Utah University, Karlie Lucas received a B.A. in Creative Writing, with a minor in art. She is a member of Sigma Tau Delta, The International English Honor Society; ANWA, the American Night Writers Association, and SCBWI, the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. Karlie is interested in all things magical and mysterious, especially elves and dragons. She is an avid fan of J.R.R. Tolkien and J.K. Rowling. When not writing, Karlie can often be found drawing, baking, watching her favorite old school shows, or just spending time with her family. She currently resides in Dallas, Texas with her husband and a cat named Kally.