L.A. Kelly's Bio:
A native of Illinois, L.A. Kelly has always had a passion for books and has served many years on her local library board. Before pursuing a career in writing, Kelly worked as a waitress, tutor, cafe manager, and an EMT. Under the name Leisha Kelly, she has authored Julia's Hope, Katie's Dream, Rorey's Secret, and Emma's Gift, which reached the Christian Marketplace's fiction best-seller list in 2003. She is also the author of Tahn, which released in January 2005. Kelly and her husband, K.J., have two homeschooled children and live in a 130-year-old house in Clayton, Illinois, where they are active in their church.