Hope C. Tarr
Award-winning author Hope C. Tarr has written twenty-five historical and contemporary romances for multiple publishers and four screenplays including “Stolen Kiss,” an indie feature with Emmy award winner, Linda Yellen, in development. OPERATION CINDERELLA, the launch to her hugely popular Suddenly Cinderella series, was optioned by Fox for feature film. IRISH EYES, her historical fiction debut written as Hope Carey, is on submission.
Prior to launching her writing career, she earned a Master’s Degree in Developmental Psychology and a Ph.D. in Education, both from The Catholic University of America.
Leanna Renee Hieber
Leanna Renee Hieber is an actress, playwright, tour guide and award-winning, bestselling author of Gothic, Gaslamp Fantasy novels for Tor and Kensington such as the Strangely Beautiful, Magic Most Foul, Eterna Files and The Spectral City series as well as the Dark Nest saga of Space Opera novellas for Scrib’d. Her work has been included in numerous notable anthologies and translated into many languages. By the Light of Tiffany: A Meeting with Clara Driscoll is a one-woman performative lecture Hieber adapted from the letters and historical records of the talented designer behind Louis Comfort Tiffany’s famed stained-glass lamps. A ghost tour guide for Manhattan’s Boroughs of the Dead, Hieber has been featured in film and television on shows like Mysteries at the Museum. Writers’ resources and more can be found at her website.
Ron Hogan helped create the literary Internet by launching Beatrice.com in 1995. In addition to hosting Lady Jane’s Salon, he maintains an active presence in New York City’s literary scene, curating events that introduce readers to great writers such as the Author/Blogger series at Brooklyn’s Greenlight Bookstore. He also writes book reviews and literary features for other websites, including Shelf Awareness, Tor.com, and the USA Network’s Character Approved blog. Visit Ron online at his website as well as on Facebook and Twitter.
Maya Rodale began reading romance novels in college at her mother’s insistence and it wasn’t long before she was writing her own. Maya is now the author of multiple Regency historical romances. She lives in New York City with her darling dog and a rogue of her own. Visit Maya online at her website as well as on Facebook and Twitter.