Allison Maruska is the author of the Amazon best-selling historical mystery The Fourth Descendant and the newly-released YA urban fantasy Drake and the Fliers. She started writing as a humor blogger in 2012 and started writing novels a year later. In addition to her two published books, she has a YA trilogy soon to be released as well as a standalone sequel to Descendant. She recently transitioned to full-time writing after working as an elementary educator for thirteen years. She is a wife, mother, coffee and wine consumer, an owl enthusiast, and a Colorado native.