Diana Reep is a writer with graduate degrees in English from The University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee. As a Professor of English at The University of Akron, she taught courses in business and technical writing, American literature, Arthurian Legend, and film. Her many publications include a romance novel, a technical writing textbook in its 8th edition, a writing handbook for educators, an annotated bibliography of technical writing sources, a literary biography, a study of popular 19th century novels, short fiction, and nonfiction focused on writing or popular culture. Her latest YA romance Kiss'd is a time travel adventure combining WWI danger and romance. Her favorite historical periods are the Civil War to WWI. She is a member of the Authors Guild, Romance Writers of America, and the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators.