Linore Rose Burkard (a.k.a. L.R. Burkard) grew up in New York City in a family of ten. She loves history, books, and music. Linore left home after high school and worked her way through college, graduating from the City University of New York with a Magna cum Laude degree in English Literature. She lives in Ohio with her husband and children where she still homeschools one daughter.
Linore's historical romances are written under her full name, and YA Suspense with her initials and last name. Linore contributes monthly to two popular blogs: Novel Rocket (NovelRocket.com) and Heroes, Heroines, and History (hhhistory.com). Find Linore on the web at www.LinoreBurkard.com, or at the PULSE companion site at www.LRBurkard.com.