Carol Goodman's work has appeared in such journals as Literal Latte and Other Voices. After graduation from Vassar Colege, she taught Latin in Austin, Texas. She then received an M.F.A. in fiction. Goodman currently teaches writing and works as a writer-in-residence.
Praise for Carol Goodman The Lake of Dead Languages "A wonderfully eerie sense of place . . . deeply atmospheric."-Los Angeles Times Book Review "Like Donna Tartt's A Secret History or a good film noir [this book will] keep readers hooked."-People" "(Page-turner of the Week) The Seduction of Water"""Truly a seductive reading experience . . . grabs the reader on the first page and holds on for the entire journey."-The Denver Post "Like the best mysteries, The Seduction of Water offers puzzles and twists galore but still tells a human story."-The Boston Globe The Drowning Tree "Deftly plotted and certainly intriguing . . . infused with the sinister aura of its setting . . . The Drowning Tree has its twists and shudders."-New York Daily News "[A] captivating literary mystery of secrets old and new."-Publishers Weekly The Ghost Orchid "Seductive . . . Goodman has a flair for the stylistic flourishes of romantic suspense."-The New York Times Book Review "Compelling reading, a classic page-turner for anyone who likes to be haunted by a good story."-Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "From the Hardcover edition."