Sandy Allbee Lacy was born and raised in Alamosa, Colorado, in the high mountain San Luis Valley. She is a wife, mother, teacher, and writer whose works also include a book of personal poetry titled Insight Out. A suspense novel, Juggernaut, and a cozy mystery, Hair Today; Gone Tomorrow, are in progress.
About the Illustrator
Born and raised in the rainforests near the Oregon coast, Garren Schrom presently resides near the Rocky Mountains in Highlands Ranch, Colorado. Garren has shown in numerous regional and national watercolor shows, including the Foothills Celebrating the Art of Clean Air Exhibition, Kansas Watercolor Society shows, and the Rocky Mountain National Watercolor Exhibition. Among the numerous awards the artist has received are Lone Tree, Best of Show; Images of Parker, Best of Show (2003 and 2005); the Strathmore Artistic Excellence Award; the Kansas Watercolor Society Patron Purchase Award; and the Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society’s M. Martin Award. Garren has also had a reproduction of one of her paintings included in the book Splash 3, and reproductions and an article in America Artist magazine.