"Bestselling author of The Magicsmith urban fantasy series, LR Braden makes her home in the foothills of the Colorado Rockies with her wonderful husband and precocious daughter. Her debut novel, A Drop of Magic, won the Eric Hoffer Book Award for sci-fi/fantasy, the First Horizon Award, and the Imadjinn Award for Best Urban Fantasy Novel. With degrees in both English literature and metalsmithing, she splits her time between writing and art. She loves to travel, and has a weakness for sweets and pizza. To connect online, visit her website at: https://www.lrbraden.com"