About the Author
Cody Young has a Ph.D in History from the University of Auckland. She has won various awards for her historical research including the Keith Sinclair Memorial Scholarship. Her debut novel 'American Smile' is her first foray into historical fiction. She was inspired to write the book when she discovered that her grandfather was American. Cody lives in Auckland, New Zealand, with her husband and her children. She loves writing romantic fiction because of her fascination with how and why people fall in love.