Elisabeth Elo is the author of North of Boston, which was chosen by Booklist as a Best Crime Novel Debut of the Year. Elisabeth grew up in Boston, graduated from Brown University, and earned a PhD in English at Brandeis. She worked as a children's magazine editor, a high-tech project manager, and a halfway house counselor before starting to write fiction. Her new novel, Finding Katarina M., is available now from Polis Books. To learn more, visit elisabethelo.com.