Angela Hunt is the New York Times bestselling author of The Note, The Nativity Story, and Esther: Royal Beauty. The author of more than 100 published books and with more than 5 million copies of her books sold worldwide, she is also the recipient of the 2006 Lifetime Achievement Award from Romantic Times Book Club. In 2008, Angela completed her PhD in Biblical Studies in Theology. She and her husband live in Florida with their mastiffs. She can be found online at www.angelahuntbooks.com.