Fern Michaels is an internationally bestselling author who lives in Summerville, South Carolina. She started writing in 1973 when her youngest son went off to school, and since then has written more than fifty books.
Emily Durante has performed in a number of stage plays professionally, in the community, and at the college level. Other performance credits include commercial and industrial voice work, educational live theater, and singing telegrams. She has been narrating audiobooks for over ten years. She has also directed audiobooks, including the Earphones Award-winning performance of Heaven's Keep narrated by Buck Schirner. Emily resides in the Philadelphia area with her husband and two children.