Megan Shepherd was "born" into the book world, growing up in her parents' independent bookstore in Western North Carolina. She is the author of THE MADMAN'S DAUGHTER trilogy. When Megan is not writing, she can usually be found horseback riding, day dreaming at coffee shops, or hiking in the beautiful Blue Ridge mountains.
"A deft twist on a familiar classic, THE MADMAN'S DAUGHTER has the best of everything: beautiful writing, breakneck pacing, a pulse-pounding mystery, and an irresistible romance" Carrie Ryan, New York Times bestselling author of The Forest of Hands and Teeth series "Romantic, haunting, and full of spine-tingling thrills, THE MADMAN'S DAUGHTER kept me reading late into the night" Veronica Rossi, bestselling author of UNDER THE NEVER SKY "This story is definitely unlike any others we've read in a long time - and in a good way. We're eager for the series to continue!" Seventeen magazine "Unexpected twists and a cliffhanger ending that should leave [readers] craving more" Publishers Weekly "Fun to read... creepy, with twists and turns" USA TODAY "Nicely blended horror and homage" SUNDAY TELEGRAPH