Tricia Schneider is an author of paranormal and historical romance. Before the supernatural took possession of her pen, she worked for several years as Assistant Manager and bookseller at Waldenbooks. After the store closed, she turned to writing fiction full-time. She has written both short stories and full-length novels. Tricia is a member of Romance Writers of America. She lives in the Pennsylvania coal region with her 4 young children and 3 rescued cats.