Mike Mondl

Michael Mondl has published 17 novels under various names. Several of his mystery dinner theater shows have been performed in Bentonville and Bella Vista. Mike won the National Script Writing Challenge in 2011 for creating a full length stage play in 30 days. He is currently working on a three act play to be performed in Northwest Arkansas.

 Jennifer McClory

Jennifer McClory is a Southern Belle through and through. She was raised in Arkansas and Louisiana and grew up wishing to be Scarlett O'Hara... or an otter. She is the author of six novels, including her latest When the Lights Come Up and the upcoming The Last Girl. Her work is also included in the compilation The Books They Gave Me coming out January 2013. She graduated from University of Arkansas with a bachelors degree in English, creative writing, and journalism, but that's only because shoe shopping isn't currently offered as a degree program at any major university yet. She resides in Bentonville with her family