Sandra Brown is the author of sixty-eight New York Times bestsellers, including Mean Streak, Deadline, Low Pressure, and Smoke Screen. Brown began her writing career in 1981 and since then has published over seventy novels, most of which remain in print. Sandra and her husband, Michael Brown, live in Arlington, Texas.C.J. Box is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of twenty-two novels including the Joe Pickett series. He has won the Edgar Alan Poe Award for Best Novel, the Anthony Award, Prix Calibre 38, the Macavity Award, the Gumshoe Award, two Barry Awards, and the 2010 Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers Association Award for fiction. The novels have been translated into twenty-seven languages and have been optioned for film and television.