Theresa Weir is aUSA Todaybestselling author of nineteen novels that have spanned the genres of suspense, mystery, thriller, romantic suspense, and paranormal; her work has been translated into twenty languages. Her debut title was the cult phenomenon, Amazon Lily , initially published by Pocket Books and later reissued by Bantam. Writing as Theresa Weir, she won a RITA for romantic suspense ( Cool Shade ) and the Daphne du Maurier Award (for Bad Karma) . She has also published as Anne Frasier. Her thriller and suspense titles have hit theUSA Todaylist ( Hush , Sleep Tight , Play Dead ) and have been featured in Mystery Guild, Literary Guild, and Book of the Month Club. Hush was both a RITA and Daphne du Maurier finalist. Theresa spent twenty years living on a working apple farm, and now divides her time between St. Paul, Minnesota, and a century-old Gothic church in rural Wisconsin.