Kerry Reichs is a native of Charlotte, North Carolina. She is agraduate of Oberlin College and Duke University School of Law andSanford Institute of Public Policy. Kerry practiced law inWashington, D.C. for six years prior to settling down to write novels. She currently lives in D.C. and Los Angeles. Kerry has been a maid of honour five times, a bridesmaid five times and a reader twice. She has never been married.