Internationally known author and speaker Patricia H. Rushford has book sales totaling over a million copies. She has authored over forty books. One of her mysteries, Silent Witness, was nominated for an Edgar Award by the Mystery Writers of America (the only CBA writer ever to win a nomination). Patricia is a registered nurse and holds a Master's Degree in counseling. She lives in the Portland, Oregon, area with her husband.
Harrison James is in a supervising role in a major metropolitan police department. He has worked as an undercover narcotics agent, as a detective investigating hundreds of homicides and abuse cases, and with the fish and wildlife division enforcing big-game laws. James has also appeared in several reality police/crime TV series.