Andromeda Romano-Lax worked as a freelance jouranlist and travel writer before becoming a novelist. Her debut, The Spanish Bow, was translated into eleven languages and was a New York Times Editor's Choice title. Born in Chicago, Andromeda now lives with her husband and children in Anchorage, Alaska. The Art Lover is her second novel.
'A wild ride that sets quirky and lively humanity against the grinding, impersonal forces of war, history and power.' - Library Journal