Kristin Stecklein is an Oklahoma music teacher. She spends most of her free time writing or reading. She loves traveling and lives with her cats who are an almost constant source of amusement. She likes working on musical and literary works with her friend and fellow novelist/composer, A.G. Marshall. Kristin graduated from East Central University with a Bachelor's in Music Education, but took creative writing classes for fun from East Central University and Oklahoma State University. She enjoys fantasy fiction, science fiction, hero-princess-dragon-magic fiction, and fairy tales. She also likes action movies, Disney movies, and singing along with any and every song she knows. She is the author of the Flip Side series including 'Guardian of the Diamond Arrow' and 'Wolf of Valeria'.